13. Donna Pascoe- Day Program Support Worker and TC Support Worker

Position: Day Program Support Worker and TC Support Worker

Donna has worked in the Alcohol and Other Drug sector for more than 16 years working with a variety of organisations on the Gold Coast especially providing AOD support in Withdrawal facilities, Rehabilitation Services, Needle Exchange, Drop-in Centres, and other community-based organisations.

Donna is excited to be part of Goldbridge and especially to work alongside other dedicated staff members who deliver a holistic approach when working in the Therapeutic Community (TC) Model.

Donna’s goal has always been to work for an organisation which supports people holistically. To know that the support given to individuals is making a difference and ultimately empowering them to achieve healthy personal goals.

Donna has a Diploma in Alcohol and Other Drugs and a Diploma in Community Services Work, as well Certificates in Mental Health first aid, Dual Diagnosis and ABC of hepatitis.  Donna is trained in 1-2-3 Magic Parenting and Smart Recovery Facilitation.

Work-life balance is important to Donna spending valuable time with her partner, adult children, grandchildren, and extended family, fitting in camping trips where possible.