Francis Lynch works as a coach, counsellor and consultant in his own practice, and he is a contractor at Vital Conversations. He worked for 25 years in the community service sector, including 15 years in executive roles, eight of them as Chief Executive of Ruah.
Francis is past President of both the Australian Council of Social Services and of the Western Australian Council of Social Services.
He has significant experience in developing and delivering partnerships with government and non-government partners. His extensive professional networks across Australia have created value for many projects that he has been involved in. He's motivated to deliver high-level outcomes to communities and individuals who need support to reach their potential.
In this episode we talk about:
The motivation behind Francis' social work
The day-to-day activity of people working in social care
Helping people and families who are struggling in life
How Francis addresses and responds to homelessness a