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Hi, my name is LuAst23!

LuAst23 Community member Posts: 6 Listener
edited October 2023 in Start here and say hello!
Hi there, October 2023 is not too late to join in? 


  • Beaver79
    Beaver79 Community member, Community Co-Production Group, Scope Member Posts: 20,250 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Luana4 Welcome to thee Community. Have a look around and join in when you are ready. If you have any questions please ask. Take care.
  • Rosie_Scope
    Rosie_Scope Posts: 2,240 Scope online community team
    Hello @LuAst23, what were you hoping to join in with? Our community is open all the time, so you are very welcome here :)

    The Coffee Lounge is a fun place to get to know everyone if you're looking for somewhere to start. Let us know if you need any help with anything!
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  • AndyGT
    AndyGT Community member Posts: 736 Pioneering
    Hello and welcome.   This  is a great group to be involved with and should you need any advice, someone to talk to or you just want to tell a joke or have a  laugh there will always be someone here that will be willing to help you along the way......

    Maybe see you in the Coffee Lounge at some point.

  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community member Posts: 16,103 Disability Gamechanger
    Just adding my welcome to the community @LuAst23 - how are you doing? :)
  • LuAst23
    LuAst23 Community member Posts: 6 Listener
    Aw... So lovely all of your welcome messages! 💝 Thank you 🙏

    Don't know where to begin, actually.  Was searching online for non cortisone or NSAIDs medication for a bulging back disc pain, of now 6 months... and Google listed your community!  A nice friendly place 🥰 thank you 💐

    I guess I should fill up some more information about the non-visible disabilities I've had since 2015... And the current back and ankle pains which I hope end soon, and don't end up being long-term mobility issues from paralysis etc.  Having to stop my very active leisure time activities since April, is something that I've had to come to terms and yet to find out if it's just temporary or permanent.

    Meantime I will enjoy your company, will come have a quick look at your cafe lounge and... I started learning Chinese Simplified on Duolingo to stop myself overthinking and start doing something more valuable than playing sudoku while watching TV with my other half! 😅📺👓 

    Anything that is a good natter, should be good! 🥳
    Hope to see you in the lounge soon and get to know you all a bit better!



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