Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


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Hi, my name is willitra!

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willitra
willitra Community member Posts: 9 Listener
Hi my name is Tracey 🖐

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  • Tori_Scope
    Tori_Scope Scope Posts: 12,505 Disability Gamechanger
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    Welcome to the community Tracey @willitra! How's your week been?
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  • willitra
    willitra Community member Posts: 9 Listener
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    Hi its been a bit stressful as have my tribunal next Wednesday, I'm new here only joined yesterday and finding it all 👋 thanks for asking...
  • willitra
    willitra Community member Posts: 9 Listener
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    Hi thank you for the warm welcome 🖐
  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,983 Disability Gamechanger
    edited November 2022
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    It sounds really difficult that it has been stressful for you @willitra. Is there anything, in particular, that might help your tribunal to be more manageable for you?

    Please don’t hesitate to let us know how it goes and if you need any support in the meantime. We are all here for you and listening to you  :)

    Community Volunteer Adviser with professional knowledge of education, special educational needs and disabilities and EHCP's. Pronouns: She/her. 

    Please note: if I use the online community outside of its hours of administration, I am doing so in a personal capacity only.
  • willitra
    willitra Community member Posts: 9 Listener
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    No not really, but it's good to know people are there not long now before it will be all over.  
  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Scope Member Posts: 7,983 Disability Gamechanger
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    It is really positive to hear you know that people are here for you @willitra. Hopefully, it will be all over soon.

    In the meantime, please don't hesitate to let us know if you want to talk about anything or if we can do anything else to support you.

    We are all here for you and listening to you. You don't have to face this, or anything else, alone if you don't want to  :)
    Community Volunteer Adviser with professional knowledge of education, special educational needs and disabilities and EHCP's. Pronouns: She/her. 

    Please note: if I use the online community outside of its hours of administration, I am doing so in a personal capacity only.
  • willitra
    willitra Community member Posts: 9 Listener
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    Hi won my appeal on daily living and received an extra 3 points making it up to 10 so really happy, since the appt I've been so ill, think it's brought on by all the stress feeling so run down 👇 
  • Hannah_Alumni
    Hannah_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,912 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello @willitra

    Welcome to the community! I'm so happy to hear you won your appeal, but I'm sorry the stress has made you feel so run down. I hope you are taking it easy! Lots of cups of tea :) 
    Hannah - She / Her

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