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Hi my name is Shannon and I have quite a big problem so when I start college for health and social care I started to see these people I thought of it has nothing so I did not say anything to my mum it started to get worse and worse so I told mum 

also in January I got told I might have autism but for some reason no one will help me 


  • thespiceman
    thespiceman Member Posts: 6,389 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @shannonwinters   Pleased to meet you.

    Thank you for sharing and joining.

    Sorry to hear this, please have you contacted your GP.

    I know this is distressing for you .

    I do think if you spoke to your GP will refer you to services that can help you.

    I would look at information on the following websites.


    Has helpline can talk to some one.

    Does help.

    Helpline 020 7833 2299

    Also may be you need to talk to the following charities any one experiencing or seeing visions can be stressful situations anxiety or other conditions.

    These are mental health charities if you wish to discuss these with your family first or speak to your GP.

    You could look on the websites yourself make a call.


    Helpline 020 7697 3300


    Helpline 0300 123 3393


    Helpline 0121 522 7007

    There are staff there to talk to discuss anything you need to ask or talk about. Offer floating support advice, guidance with anything.

    Please if you have any questions please ask.

    Happy to be supportive.

    Please take care and safe.


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  • shannonwinters
    shannonwinters Member Posts: 2 Listener
    Thank you yes she should call us today 
  • Abdi_Scope
    Abdi_Scope Posts: 229 Pioneering

    Hi @shannonwinters - thanks for being brave and taking the step to reach out. I hope you found @thespiceman suggestions useful. We have pages which are grouped under particular subject headings - you might find you get more advice and help if you post here . Thanks for being part of our Community

  • Ails
    Ails Member Posts: 2,256 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @shannonwinters and welcome to the Community.  It's nice to meet you and thank you for sharing with us.  I'm sorry to hear of your struggles and hope you find the above information/links helpful.  We are all here to support you on the Community so please chat to us anytime.  Wishing you all the best.  :smile:
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  • Abdi_Scope
    Abdi_Scope Posts: 229 Pioneering

    Hi @shannonwinters

    As the @thespiceman said have you been to see your GP?

    Be reassured that by being here you are part of a community that cares and wants to help.

  • Chloe_Scope
    Chloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,557 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @shannonwinters and a warm welcome to the community! Just wanted to check in to see how you were doing. :)


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