Allen was born with Cerebral Palsy and an intellectual disability. Allen has been a client at SAS since 2013. Allen’s greatest highlight at SAS was in 2017, meeting The Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd). Allen’s strong belief in Self-Advocacy has been inspirational, and an example to everyone: that it’s never too late to improve your quality of life.
Allen has managed to be elected as a board member and is currently a board representative on the following committees:
- Board Member, Self Advocacy Sydney Inc. 2013 – Current;
- Blacktown City Council Access Advisory Committee 2017 – Current;
- NSW Justice Disability Advisory Council 2017 – Current.