Luwana has a nursery nurse qualification, and has worked in several nursery settings inclusive of schools, private nurseries and a mother and baby unit as a senior support worker. Before embarking on her career in adult nursing, Luwana spent a number of years working in a special care baby unit which brought her into contact with various families, including those who were know to social services.

Luwana is also a highly skilled mentor and a physical training, healthy eating coach, skills and knowledge which are often sought after and used by Luwana to engage with the young people who come through the doors of “Taking Positive Steps”.