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  • My name's Daphne Curtis

  • I'm 31

  • and Aboriginal, I'm Torres Strait

  • I've got mental health issues

  • and criminal record stuff like that

  • I had a pretty bad breakup, and

  • Yeah, I just got sick of people looking down on me I guess

  • To make something of myself

  • One day I woke up

  • Went down to see Jen to talk to her about it

  • Two weeks later I had a job

  • I'm loving it

  • Right now my job's my life

  • My jobactive provider Jen has helped me the most

  • Just being there for me

  • You know, you can do something with yourself if you put your mind to it

  • I'm not a girly girl

  • I like being out in grease, dirt, trucks

  • Being a female working in traffic control

  • Women can do just about anything a man can do, really

  • And men can just do the same thing as what a woman can

  • If you're at home and you are continuously asking yourself, what to do, how to do,

  • go down ask your jobactive provider, that's what they are there for

  • No harm in asking these days

  • I found out

  • They're there to help you, support you

  • If you're having a bad day

  • Well me, I ring up Jen

  • Jen's helped me

  • Employment's changed my life

My name's Daphne Curtis

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Daphne's inspiring journey to find a job she loves

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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/03/07
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