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Hi, my name is daresbury1978!

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daresbury1978
daresbury1978 Community member Posts: 55 Courageous
Hello! I am an 84 year old disabled man. I was a casualty of the World War 2 bombing raids. I have many friends who have cerebral palsy and I have been doing my best to support them for over 40 years as their "friend, enabler and advocate". I look forward to being able to increase my understanding about disability experience and hope that I will be able to offer something worthwhile to this on-line community.

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  • Ross_Alumni
    Ross_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,652 Disability Gamechanger
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    Evening @daresbury1978 and welcome to the online community, thank you so much for introducing yourself.

    You sound like such a lovely person and a fantastic friend, I'm sure you'll fit in very nicely here, this online community is full of kind and welcoming members.


    Feel free to have a look around and get involved wherever you’d like 😊 I have included below a few of the pages I’d recommend having a look through to get used to things:

    • The virtual coffee lounge which is one of our categories, in which we play games and talk about general subjects such as hobbies and interests
    • The recent discussions page, which shows an overview of everything happening across the community
    • The categories page, which shows a full list of discussion groups on the community

    If you have any questions at all then don’t hesitate to ask.


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  • Alex_Alumni
    Alex_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,562 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello and welcome from me too @daresbury1978 I hope you are enjoying the community so far, and please don't hesitate to reach out if you need anything :) 

    Thanks so much for joining, and sharing a bit about yourself with us all!
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