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Author Event (Helen Ross Lee) – Dorrigo Library
May 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmFREE
Helen will discuss her memoir The Phoenix Rising and her five year struggle for recovery after a hang gliding accident resulted in a severe traumatic brain injury.
Helen was one of Australia’s most decorated women hang gliding pilots when she suffered a fluke accident on take-off in March 2008. This accident resulted in a severe Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) which ended her flying career permanently. This memoir details her struggle for recovery to become fully functional again and provides valuable lessons for anyone fighting back from a severe illness or injury.
Afternoon tea will be provided. Don’t miss this special event!