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Hi, my name is SaltyM!

SaltyM
SaltyM Member Posts: 3 Listener
Hello everyone!

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  • Teddybear12
    Teddybear12 Member Posts: 782 Pioneering
    Hi @SaltyM I hope you enjoy being part of the Community. If you have any questions please ask.
  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community Co-Production Group Posts: 10,614 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @SaltyM - welcome to the community, & thank you for joining. How are you? :) I hope you are well. Please have a look around the forum & join in with any discussions of interest. Try out our virtual 'Coffee lounge,' to meet others, & perhaps join in with the word games.
  • Ami2301
    Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,941 Disability Gamechanger
    A warm welcome to the community @SaltyM! How is your week going so far? :)
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
  • Ross_Scope
    Ross_Scope Posts: 5,005

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    Hello @SaltyM

    Welcome to the community, hope you're well today.
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  • SaltyM
    SaltyM Member Posts: 3 Listener
    Thanks all, not been a great week as I'm trying to decorate my lounge but feeling a bit rubbish at moment but I'll get there.
    Thanks for your warm welcomes x
  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community Co-Production Group Posts: 10,614 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @SaltyM -  sorry it's not been a great week, but it sounds like you're determined to decorate your lounge, & will get there. It can take time, but doing something despite the cost to yourself can make it all feel even more worthwhile, & definitely quite an achievement. :)
  • SaltyM
    SaltyM Member Posts: 3 Listener
    Thank you, yes I've always done my own but with my disability it gets harder each time. But can't give up!
  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser Posts: 352 Pioneering
    Hi @SaltyM

    Welcome to Scope's forum. It is great to see you have joined us. Thanks for reaching out to us. You have the most important attitude of "can't give up!". You are right, you can't and we won't let you. Keep up the great attitude. Would you like to talk to us about how you are feeling further though? It is okay not to be okay and not being okay never means you are giving up, it just means you are courageous in reaching out and having a breather before continuing on your journey. I will look forward to hearing from you again soon  :)
    I have expertise in the following subjects, gained through professional settings such as high level education or employment: autism spectrum disorder, dyslexia, down's syndrome, social, emotional and mental health difficulties, assistive technology and education. Pronouns: She/her.

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