Disability Services Specialist
In South East Queensland
Since 1993


Connect2Group is an Incorporated Association not for profit organisation with members (not shareholders). Operational matters are managed by our CEO and Senior Managers and guided by our Management Committee and our constitution. Our annual report(s) provide more information on achievements throughout the year.

Connect2Group commenced its operations in July 1993 and has over 20 years involvement in the community. Over the years Connect2Group has fostered change in disability services and provides Employment Services at Cleveland, Buranda, Mount Gravatt and Wacol; In Home Support; Accommodation Services; Lifestyle Options and provides support at the behavioural support units at The Park in Wacol. Looking to the future, Connect2Group will continue to thrive in the disability sector with our clients as our inspiration advocating with, and for, people with disability while encouraging community integration, providing information on disabilities and promoting acceptance. Connect2Group currently has Federal and State Government contracts to provide services to people with a disability across Brisbane, Redlands and Wacol areas to name a few.


Connect2Group is a not for profit organisation providing development of people with disability through delivering a personalised and collaborative approach for all aspects of an individual with disability.


Respect and Integrity


Accountability and Transparency

Participation and Involvement



General Manager
Jamie Wynn

presenting Councillor Wendy Boglary with an Appreciation Certificate from Connect2Group. Councillor Boglary was instrumental in assisting to finance the commissioning of a sealed car park at The Community Arts Precinct at Wellington Point. The new car park is now wheel chair friendly allowing significant client mobility to and from this community space. Connect2Group appreciate Wendy’s on going support and contribution to this space.

Sponsorship SupportPeopleWithADisability

As a not for profit organisation we rely on donations to assist us to directly increase the level of practical support we can provide to our clients on a day to day basis.


•    Become A Corporate Sponsor

•    Volunteer

•    Become A Member

•    Make A Bequest

•    Donate To Make A Difference



Adrian Caneris

Adrian Caneris is a Principal Wildlife Expert and Managing Director of BAAM Pty Ltd. He is a Certified Environmental Practitioner EIANZ) with expertise in vertebrate fauna assessment and identification; assessment of terrestrial habitats; ecological monitoring; wildlife management; biodiversity planning; feral species management and community liaison and facilitation.

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Vice President
Lynne Dalrymple

Lynne has worked in community services since 1998 for Barnardo’s Australia, Richmond Community Services Inc, Forgotten Valley mobile resource unit, St Mary’s Community Project, TAFE, Community Justice Centre and Women’s Cottage, Women’s Housing Information Service, Department of Families and Warra Warra Legal Centre.

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Ron Ford

Ron graduated in Melbourne with a Bachelor in Hospitality and Hotel Management. Ron’s First career position was Manager of Catering Services, Royal Melbourne Hospital. He later went on to be Sales Manager Food Services Nestle and Sales Manager Red Tulip Chocolates before he moved to Queensland to build and run a licenced reception lounge.

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Ian Weatherley

Ian Weatherley has worked in primary, secondary and tertiary education in Qld, the UK and Canada. During the last 30 years he has fulfilled senior roles including both Deputy Principal and Principal. He holds both Bachelors and Masters degrees in Education. He served a one-year secondment teaching and mentoring teacher trainees at the Simon Fraser University in Canada.

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General Member
Paul Williams

Paul has undertaken senior management, governance and legal roles over 20 years with one of Queensland’s largest service focused organisations, RACQ, and is currently a director of the RACQ Foundation. The Foundation’s focus is to assist community groups impacted by severe weather events across the State. Paul has also been a director of a number of RACQ Group entities.

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Leanne Jackson

Leanne Jackson has worked at Connect2Group since 10 October 2011 and was appointed Executive General Manager of Connect2Group on 2 April 2013 and CEO on 30 November 2015. Leanne is responsible for Connect2Group's operations and reports directly to the members of the Management Committee. Leanne is responsible for Connect2Group's operations and reports directly

General Manager
Jamie Wynn

Jamie has worked at Connect2Group since 12 August 2009 and was appointed to the role of General Manager Connect2Community on 23 July 2014 having previously held the role of General Manager Lifestyle Options. Jamie is responsible for Connect2Group's Lifestyle Options Program, Community

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Head Office

141 Queen Street, (PO Box 326), Cleveland QLD. 4163


141 Queen Street, Cleveland QLD. 4163


141 Queen Street, Cleveland QLD. 4163


Level 3, OF302 Buranda Village, 264 Ipswich Road Buranda QLD 4102

Mt Gravatt

Shop 2, 1420 Logan Road, Mt Gravatt QLD 4122


Main Administration Building - RSPCA 139 Wacol Station Road, Wacol QLD 4076



(07) 3286 7166


(07) 3286 7265



Working with Connect2Group as either a volunteer or in paid employment is rewarding and stimulating. You get to make a real difference to the lives of people with disability and their families. We have a wide range of important roles within our Organisation, one of which could be that fantastic role you have been searching for. Connect2Group is a non-profit community-based organisation that provides support to people with disabilities, to be connected with their community. If you are an innovative, results oriented person who enjoys working with people, we would like you to become part of our team.



Due to the large amount of people with Disabilities requiring support, we are continually expanding our Services. Please see the Vacancies on this page or you may like to notify us of your interest by completing the Expression of Interest Form.