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Hi my name is Mark

MarkN88MarkN88 Member Posts: 22 Connected
Just wanted to introduce myself as I was put in touch with Scope Forums by another charity. I mainly joined because I support my mum with her disability, she has a visual impairment and registered partially sighted, and the other reason is because I am passionate about disability rights, equal opportunities, inclusion and equality, and wanted to contribute as much as I can. 

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  • janer1967janer1967 Community champion Posts: 6,249 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome glad you have joined 

    Have a look around and feel free to join in we do have a sight impaired section which may help 

    I and lots of members are sight impaired 
  • chiariedschiarieds Community champion Posts: 6,337 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @MarkN88 - & welcome to the community. Thank you for joining to support your Mum, & it's great you want to contribute in the forum. The section on Scope about visual impairment can be found here: https://forum.scope.org.uk/categories/visual-and-hearing-impairments
    Please do join in with any other topics of interest, & I'm sure you'll find many, by looking at the 'Recent discussions' link at the top of the page. I look forward to seeing you around. :)

  • woodbinewoodbine Member Posts: 2,241 Disability Gamechanger
    @MarkN88 hi Mark and welcome to the scope forum, look forward to seeing you around and your contributions, hope you are well today? Have you got snow? we have here.
  • MarkN88MarkN88 Member Posts: 22 Connected
    Thanks to you all. I am well, yes. I do not have snow either, it was just lashing it down with rain this morning but its aright now. I kind of hoped I would get some snow as I like to see it, although don't like going out in it. 
  • Cher_ScopeCher_Scope Community Team Posts: 2,472 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @MarkN88 and welcome to our community.  It's lovely to meet you. 

    We really welcome contributions from members with lived experience and a passion for disability rights so you will fit right in here :)  

    How are you and your mum coping with lockdown?  I hope it's going as well as it can.

    I'd second visiting the links mentioned above, and look forward to speaking to you some more.  
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