Second chance at life

Goundar Shipping’s Lomaiviti Princess V steward Onisimo Votea helps passengers from the ship. Picture: SOPHIE RALULU

Young people with learning difficulties, physical disability or socio-economic disadvantage tend to drop out of school early. If he had not persevered, the same could have been said about Onisimo Votea, whose childhood education was hampered by a reading disability. Onisimo wanted to attend a mainstream Catholic-based secondary school but had to go to Marist […]

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