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Hi, my name is Supergran!

Supergran
Supergran Member Posts: 1 Listener
I'm a 56 year old widow who has legal guardianship of my autistic grandson, 4, and his big sister, 17.
I have recently been diagnosed with degenerative spine, cervical stenosis and lumbar stenosis. I also have PTSD due to my partner's suicide in July 2015. Hoping to find others with similar problems to chat to. 

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  • Ami2301
    Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,946 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Supergran
    Welcome to the community! You might like to check out the discussions in Autism,  Parents and Carers and Mental Health. I am so sorry for your loss, have you been having counselling ?
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
  • Chloe_Scope
    Chloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,557 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Supergran and a very warm welcome to the community! Thank you for taking the time to share this with us all, it definitely sounds like you have a lot going on- a very fitting username! I hope the community is able to support you. To echo @Ami2301, have you received help for your mental health? Also, do you have any other support in place at the moment? I look forward to seeing you around! If you need anything at all then please do not hesitate to be in touch! :) 
    Scope

  • Ter1969
    Ter1969 Member Posts: 6 Listener
    Just got letter from my GP as pip has sent him forms to fill out is this a good thing as my GP wants me there to help fill them in 

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