Hour to Empower - Activities to address client concerns regarding climate change
Environmental Sustainability Adviser
Simone Elias is an environmental sustainability specialist with a passion for working at the nexus of planetary and human health. In her current role as Environmental Sustainability Adviser with UnitingCare, Simone drives waste, recycling, staff empowerment, climate change mitigation and resilience initiatives across 400+ sites in Queensland, including hospitals, aged care facilities and community care centres. One of her favourite parts of this role is supporting Green Champions—a network of passionate staff including DTs, nurses, and support workers—to make positive sustainability changes within their areas of influence.