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Hi, my name is cad123!

cad123
cad123 Member Posts: 5 Listener
Hi I'm new to the group hope everyone is doing ok

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  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,154 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @cad123

    A very very big welcome to you !!!!!!

    I do hope that you are having a good day ????

    Please please let me know if there is anytong that I can help you with ??????



  • cad123
    cad123 Member Posts: 5 Listener
    Hi thank you I'm not sure what you can help with me so any ideas would be nice.i don't want to just talk away !
  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,154 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @cad123

    That's no problem at all, I can help you around our site in the first place if that would help ????

    We have a richness off help & advise on a number off topic's where I can help you with ????

    Is there anything that I can help with in terms off health ????



  • cad123
    cad123 Member Posts: 5 Listener
    No I think health is ok Drs seem happy they give me my meds when I need them.i play wheelchair basketball for leicester Cobras for the past 5 years which I love. Any anger I take it out on the ball !
  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,154 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @cad123

    That's great news, it's good news to know that your Drs are happy with you & your meds.

    It's a shame that I can't say the same !!!!!!

    Love the idea off you playing Basket Ball.

    I think that I had better keep away with that though !!!!!

    I'm bad enough going around Sainsbury's on my "electric scooter"


  • cad123
    cad123 Member Posts: 5 Listener
    Lol me my chair are good mates can not go no where with out it ! My family are very helpfull as well which is good the only thing I don't like is the sentence " yeh in a minute " I don't ask for a lot but when I do I don't like that 
  • Sam_Alumni
    Sam_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,682 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @cad123 welcome to the community :)
    Scope
    Senior online community officer
  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,154 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @cad123

    Yes mine is one off those with 3 wheels that looks like a motorbike.

    I treated myself when I hit the big 50.

    No that's a big "No No" in my book aswell.

    How are things this mourning with you ???

    Do you manage to get out and about very often ???




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