He's been on the front line as a volunteer aid worker around Australia and the world for more than 20 years. Hemi has a knack with people; his secret is respect.
“We are all different and we all need to be treated with respect. I believe in listening. I never give advice.” As we head into disaster season you can rest assured Hemi, and people like him, are on standby ready to help.
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