Hi, my name is Marcus — Scope | Disability forum

Hi, my name is Marcus

Hi, my name is Marcus & I chose a name that represents who I am. I love advocating for change. I’m a Neuro Diverse Hidden Disabilities Consultant & Overall A Creative at heart.

Comments

  • Ross_Scope
    Ross_Scope Posts: 5,697

    Scope community team

    Hello @1Advocating4Change

    Welcome to the community, thank you for introducing yourself. It's great that you enjoy advocating for change, you're certainly amongst many others who want to see things improve for disabled people.
    Online Community Coordinator

    Concerned about another member's safety or wellbeing? Flag your concerns with us.

    Did you receive a helpful reply to your discussion? Fill out our feedback form and let us know about it.
  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 13,272 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome to the community Feel free to join in or ask any questions 
  • Teddybear12
    Teddybear12 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 2,040 Pioneering
    Hi @1Advocating4Change I hope you enjoy being part of the Community. If you have any questions please ask. Look forward to sharing some of your ideas.
  • JustPete
    JustPete Community Volunteer Adviser Posts: 72 Connected
    Hello @1Advocating4Change
    I extend a welcome as other community members have.  I look forward to reading your future posts!
    I am a Scope Volunteer.   Community Volunteer Adviser with professional knowledge of life - additionally, but not limited to: living with a disability, employing personal assistants, education, sexuality, being gay, managing relationships having a disability, technology and assistive technology, sport & leisure inclusion & participation, mental health issues (both through personal experience and supporting others),   If I can't help, I will endeavour to find somebody who can.

    "You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and loved more than you'll ever know." - Winnie The Pooh
  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community Co-Production Group Posts: 11,600 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @1Advocating4Change - that's a great user name with such meaning. Welcome to the community from me also. I look forward to seeing you around the forum, Marcus. :)
  • L_Volunteer
    L_Volunteer Community Volunteer Adviser, Community Co-Production Group Posts: 880 Pioneering
    Hi @1Advocating4Change

    Welcome to Scope's forum. It is great to see you have joined us. It seems like you will be a really appreciated person in our community! Please feel free to get involved in any of the discussions you see that you are interested in. How are you today? :)
    Community Volunteer Adviser with professional knowledge of education, special educational needs and disabilities, and assistive technology. Pronouns: She/her.
  • Tori_Scope
    Tori_Scope Posts: 7,005

    Scope community team

    Welcome to the community from me too @1Advocating4Change :) It's great to have you with us!

    Thanks for sharing a bit about yourself and your interests. It's great to hear that you enjoy advocating for change, and it seems as though you'll have a lot to offer to the community! 

    I was just thinking that you might be interested in checking out the following categories:
    Please feel free to get involved in posts and discussions at your own pace, and let us know if you need any help finding your way around. 
    Online Community Coordinator, she/her

    Concerned about another member's safety or wellbeing? Flag your concerns with us.

    Want to tell us how we're doing? Complete our feedback form now.

Brightness

Need to talk?


Over Christmas the online community might be a little quieter than usual, so if you need urgent emotional support or if you feel like you might be in crisis, please read up about how to stay safe for now and find help.

You can also speak to somebody in confidence by calling Samaritans on 116 123 for free or send an email to
[email protected]

Of course, if you feel like you might be at risk right now, please call 999 or visit your local hospital.