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Hi, my name is Melissa1982!

Melissa1982 Community member Posts: 2 Listener
Hopeful new year to all.

I'm new and quite sacred of the year to come due to my disabilities and the struggle getting heard or support.  It's been a long battle and I'm proud of my fight but it can be very isolating.  Xx


  • durhamjaide2001
    durhamjaide2001 Community Co-Production Group, Scope Member Posts: 10,951 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Melissa1982  welcome to our community Your have come to the right place for support and advice. You will also find friendships respect and empathy and this should hopefully help you feel less isolatioed.  After all your going through should you find a spare few minutes for some light relief come join us in the coffee lounge for chat or just very easy games. Just to rest your load. You would normally find me here on a morning I usually come on when I'm having my breakfast. I wish you happiness and hope to see you around x
  • Melissa1982
    Melissa1982 Community member Posts: 2 Listener
  • Hannah_Alumni
    Hannah_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,912 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @Melissa1982

    I'm so sorry you feel so isolated. We are always here if you fancy a chat, need to vent or if you are looking to have a giggle :) 
    Hannah - She / Her

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