If we become concerned about you or anyone else while using one of our services, we will act in line with our safeguarding policy and procedures. This may involve sharing this information with relevant authorities to ensure we comply with our policies and legal obligations.

Find out how to let us know if you're concerned about another member's safety.
Please read our updated community house rules and community guidelines.

Hello my name is Boohoo 👋

Options
BooHoo
BooHoo Community member Posts: 2 Listener
I’m new to this haven’t quite got the hang of it not very techno savvy !
would like and will try to get involved 

Comments

  • BooHoo
    BooHoo Community member Posts: 2 Listener
    Options
    Don’t think I’ve started off very well I’ve been housebound for two years with acute back problems  four weeks ago my son Ben had a stroke I’m devastated my daughter has taken on dealing 
    with corresponding with hospital as I can’t take it in I could go on and on but I’m that confused if I post this I’m not sure who’s going to end up receiving it 
    maybe I’ll come back another day 
    and try again sorry whomever gets this 
  • surfygoose
    surfygoose Community member Posts: 440 Pioneering
    Options
    Welcome to the forum. Don’t worry you’ve done fine posting it. I’m sorry to hear about your own back problems leaving you housebound. You must be so worried about your son. That’s good that your daughter is corresponding with the hospital. Have you got any news about the severity of the stroke and what they think his recovery will be like?
  • Alex_Alumni
    Alex_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,562 Disability Gamechanger
    Options
    Hello there @BooHoo and a warm welcome to the Scope online community. You've done a great job posting in the Start Here and Say Hello section. 

    If you'd like to have a look around the rest of the forum please do feel free, here's a few of the best places to get started:

    • Recent discussions is where you'll find all the latest conversations our members are having
    • The categories page shows all the different topics for discussion
    • The virtual coffee lounge is a place to chat, get to know other members, and play games too

    Is your son getting ongoing support following his stroke? It must have been very upsetting indeed. It sounds like you've rallied together as a family and are helping each other out :) 

    I'm sorry to hear about your acute back problems, have you asked your GP about a referral for a needs assessment, if you'd like more support day to day?

    Let us know if we can help with anything else in the meantime, don't hesitate to ask!
    Online Community Coordinator
    Scope

    Concerned about another member's safety or wellbeing? Flag your concerns with us.

    Want to give us feedback? Complete our feedback form now.
Complete our feedback form and tell us how we can make the community better.