About Bedford

Bedford offers strong ties to the community, and the resources to help you participate. We are the people trusted to change lives.


Meet these extraordinary people who take the time to share our stories and promote our life changing work.

Faye Packham

Fundraiser extraordinaire Faye Packham’s tireless coordination of the SA Quilters Guild ‘Mystery Quilt Challenge’ is incomparable. In her third year as a Bedford Ambassador, Faye is an active member of the Family Network and provides an important perspective as a parent to Bedford employee, Lauren.

Jack Hombsch

Jack has been a Bedford Ambassador since 2015 and we are proud to have him on our team. Not only is Jack a member of the Port Adelaide Football Club leadership group, his volunteer work with community football and disability support organisations, such as Bedford, earned him the coveted Jim Stynes Community Leadership Award in 2017.

Jack is a popular visitor at our sites and enjoys having a chat with our team!

Amanda Blair

We are so grateful to Amanda Blair for her tireless support of Bedford and for raising our profile in the community. Amanda is a regular MC at our events and she also uses her various media platforms to discuss disability issues and promote Bedford.