Susana Volunteer

Susana Valdes

"Passionate member of the Spire community"

Susana is a passionate member of the Spire community. She is a dedicated volunteer at Spire and the Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, active representative of the Ballarat Regional SCI Support Network, and an avid physical and mental health and well-being believer.

Susana uses a power wheelchair and drives a van modified with hand controls and an automatic ramp for access. She lives independently at home, which has a modified bathroom, bedroom and carport.

Susana has travelled overseas and enjoys computers, reading, writing, travelling and socialising.


Susana is living with T2 complete spinal cord injury for the past 25 years.