5/20 Maple Street
Cooroy QLD 4563
This month’s guest speaker is Leanne Walsh CEO of Sunshine Butterflies who wrote:
Sunshine Butterflies is a registered charity and not for profit service provider founded to support and
improve the lives of people with disabilities and provide families with support, information and individual assistance.
Sunshine Butterflies was founded by Leanne Walsh whose son Curtis who was born 13weeks premature
with cerebral palsy and have together faced the challenges that individuals and families face day to day. Its form their own journey
and experiences that Sunshine Butterflies has developed into a well loved and known “Family Friendly Service.
Based in Cooroibah, Sunshine Butterflies is developing a 5 acre hobby farm which is home to community food gardens,
farm yard, farm animals and activity spaces for their programs such as music, art, woodwork, drama and cooking.
Their newest venture is a animal care program where animals will be used to offer animal therapy to those with disabilities and vulnerable children.