Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024

Under guidance from the Electoral Commission and Charity Commission, it's important that Scope remains politically neutral during General Elections.

While we understand that this period will see many passionate discussions and do not want to discourage open discussion, we cannot allow discussions which are purely intended to influence voting.

As ever, please make sure that your comments remain respectful of other people's opinions and keep to our online community house rules.

Hi! I'm Strangely

Strangely Community member Posts: 25 Connected
I've suffered from social and generalised anxiety for most of my life (I'm a 63 year old man) and I also suffer from crippling ibs pains which make my life hell quite often. I'm unable to work due to my mental health conditions.
I'm currently looking after my elderly friend who is 95 and showing signs of dementia. 
I worry constantly about everything: my health, financial worries (due mainly to the government's cruel welfare policies), my elderly friend, my future....The worry never ends.
I think I introduced myself a few weeks ago, but didn't go into much detail.
I'm hoping there are like minded people here who also find life difficult to cope with and then I might not feel so alone.😌


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