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Meet the team – Pro Help Australia Support Coordinators

To make a general referral please contact Paul Ventaloro, Program Manager, on 0434 779 913 or complete the enquiry form on the ‘Contact Us’ page of our website. Otherwise, you are welcome to contact one of our support coordinators directly

Paul Ventaloro

Paul Ventaloro – Program Manager 

Bachelor of Social Science (major in Community Development)
Diploma of Management and Leadership

Phone: 0434779913

Email: paul@prohelpaustralia.com.au

As the Program Manager, my role is to take general referrals and support the support coordination team. I have a strong focus on person-centred practice and integrated clinical and community services with quality outcomes for people with severe and complex disabilities.

Professional Strengths:
Leadership
Public speaking
Ethical practice
Cultural Humilty

Personal strengths:
Integrity
Optimism
Self-reflective
Collaborative

Dawn Searle – Gold Coast region

Diploma of Community Services
Cert III Disability Supports

Phone: 0405976130

Email: DawnS.cos@prohelpaustralia.com.au

My role is to support you to utilise and maximise your NDIS plan around your goals. I will provide ongoing assistance to navigate the NDIS Connecting you with Community supports. I will help you to resolve issues and build capacity to exercise choice and control to achieve greater independence

Professional Strengths:
Flexibility
Problem solving
Dedication
Time management

Personal Strengths:
Determination
Respectful
Open-mindedness
Patience

Jo Watson – Toowoomba region

Cert IV in leisure and Health
Cert III in Aged Care

Phone: 0459214637

Email: JoW.cos@prohelpaustralia.com.au

I have worked in the disability/aged care sector for the past 16 years. I am very passionate about my role and how I assist participants to reach their goals..

Professional Strengths:
Determination
Cultural Humility
Experienced
Thinks outside the box

Personal Strengths:
Strong Communication
Trustworthy
Respectful
Patient

Sandy Ackerman

 

Phone: 0466429922

Email: SandyA.cos@prohelpaustralia.com.au

I am very passionate about the opportunities we all have in this life. I believe that everyone has the right to live their best life ever! When we work together with the correct supports and services we can make this happen

Professional Strengths:
Committed
Problem Solving
Enthusiasm
Empathy

Personal Strengths:
Reliable
Positive and Flexible
Calm
Dutiful

Chloe Ditchfield – Brisbane region

Diploma of Health Science
Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (ongoing)

Phone: 0492214655

Email: ChloeD.cos@prohelpaustralia.com.au

With over 13-years of professional experience, I have a strong foundation to understand the needs, expectations and goals of people living with a disability. I am a calm and empathic person known for staying poised.

Professional Strengths:
Determination
Problem Solving Skills
Enthusiasm
Versatility

Personal Strengths:
Strong Communication
Patient
Trustworthy
Respectful