Anonymous has her name protected because of violence safety reasons and contributes anonymously in all of her survivor advocacy work. She is living with multiple disabilities and is a survivor of family violence and childhood abuse, and she has studied alcohol and other drugs and mental health. She works in lived experience work in homelessness, alcohol and other drugs, mental health and family violence. She is a WEAVERs member, works with the Experts by Experience project, and has a background in lived experience research. Her passions include animals, art, music, disability pride, the ocean and creative writing.