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Hi, my name is Georgie!

97Georgie
97Georgie Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hi my name is Georgie and my health has deteriorated so I've been stick at home for a long while now. I must say it gets very lonely sometimes. It would be nice to make some friends, It seems impossible to make any friends while stuck at home  But my 2 year old all ways keeps me occupied and makes me smile. Are there any members here near Cranbrook Kent? 

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  • Ross_Scope
    Ross_Scope Posts: 7,436 Scope online community team
    Hello @97Georgie

    Welcome to the community, glad you've joined us. I'm sorry to read that you can sometimes feel lonely, though I imagine we've all experienced that feeling quite a bit this past year. You mentioned that your health has worsened, when the pandemic is over will you be able to get out and about? Will you have support to do so? 

    This is a very friendly and supportive community and I'm sure you'll be able to make friends here. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to ask, and I would advise getting involved in the various discussions in our virtual coffee lounge :) 

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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 16,336 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome to the community glad you have joined 

    Yoga will meet lots of members here but it is all virtual we dont actually meet up in most cases 

    Have a look around and feel free to join in 
  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Member, Community Co-Production Group Posts: 12,477 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @97Georgie - & welcome to this friendly & supportive community, Georgie. I'm sorry to read that your health has deteriorated, so hope your Drs are supporting you. It's been so difficult for disabled people this past year; as Ross says, many of our members have subsequently felt lonely & isolated. I think this is where this community helps so much; we have some great members, so support each other. You will find there's usually somebody here to chat with, so I do hope that helps.
    Do try our virtual 'Coffee lounge' to meet other members, & please say if you have any questions as usually someone can help. :)
  • Ami2301
    Ami2301 Member, Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,945 Disability Gamechanger
    Welcome to the community @97Georgie :)
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  • Caz_Alumni
    Caz_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 621 Pioneering
    Hi @97Georgie :)

    Just wanted to drop by, say hello, and add my own welcome!

    As you can see, we're a friendly bunch - so please do feel free to join in our online discussions and activities. That's if you get the chance and when your little one isn't keeping you too busy!!

    Look forward to seeing you around and chatting with you a bit more :)

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