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Leigh has Down Syndrome and works as a peer mentor. His work gives a voice to people with disabilities, especially people with Down Syndrome.


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My name is Leigh Creighton. Im 36 years old. I’ve got an intellectual disability known as Down Syndrome. I grew up in Sydney in the Blue Mountains in the town of Springwood.

I currently work as a peer mentor. I work with managers. I support managers to support their clients to speak up for themselves and have their rights and responsibilities to be heard. I give the voice to the voiceless.

It really means a lot to me to not only becoming a voice for people with disabilities but also giving a voice to people with Down Syndrome such as myself