- 21 The Beam,
Port Macquarie 2444
- Felicity Ryan
- 0431 444 705
Felicity (Flic) Ryan is a Waddi Waddi woman and her mother’s family are from the Swan Hill and Moulamein areas of Victoria and NSW. She also has family connections to the Wemba Wemba people of this area. Flic’s father is of Scottish background and his family, the McMillan’s hail from the area around Glasgow in the Scottish lowlands.
Flic has spent 13 years working within both State and Local Government areas and her previous roles include Women and Children’s Refuge Worker, Child Protection Officer, Community Development Officer, HIV Care and Support Officer and Sexual Health Worker.
Flic is an accredited trainer and now specialises in the development and delivery of high quality face-to-face training packages designed around Cultural Competency, Aboriginal Health and Employment, Child Protection and Out of Home Care. She is particularly interested in helping Aboriginal people up-skill within the workforce and has also tailored packages around Facilitating Workshops and Self-Care for Aboriginal workers.
Flic has provided services for clients such as the Department of Community Services, Roads and Maritime Services, UnitingCare, Police Citizens Youth Club, the Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies, Life Without Barriers, Department of Juvenile Justice, The Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council, NSW Health, Building Indigenous Capacity, TAFE, Cancer Council NSW, The Network of Alcohol and Drug Agencies and ACON.
Flic has also developed training specific to Aboriginal Youth and Sexual Health issues. She is able to present in-house workshops in both the government and community sector and works on various project teams as a consultant as required.
Flic has a diverse range of experience and her style of delivery is inclusive and non-confrontational. She is a dynamic and entertaining presenter who communicates with sensitivity and humour.
‘Our facilitator presented honest lessons that contained personal stories. Flic did an excellent job and helped the class interact around sensitive topics’
‘Flic was approachable and non-judgemental. She knows her stuff.’
‘So much information but I feel it was presented in an Aboriginal style of teaching with much talking and story-telling’
‘Felicity has a way of being, of presenting that makes me feel accepted and that is exceptional.’
To discuss a program or workshop further, or for a Curriculum Vitae please contact Flic on the phone number or email address above.
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