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Hi, my name is lisajane73!

lisajane73lisajane73 Member Posts: 6 Listener

 Hi everyone, I'm Lisa. 

I have multiple health conditions and my employment allows my to work with people with health conditions and disabilities and that is how I've found my way to this forum. 

I'm very excited to work my way round what Scope has to offer as we all need support and a lifeline, especially in the current climate, isolation is a horrible thing!  I'm currently working from home, whilst it suits me and to be honest I'd quite happily stay here I know not everyone feels the same.  Isolation can increase anxiety and other mental health issues so what a great tool to have to speak to people.

I can't wait to have a bimble about and see what's available on here.  As we say everyday is a school day and the more society learns to support those of us with health conditions and disabilities the more the world will become a better place to be!

Have a safe and happy day all.

Lisa x

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  • janer1967janer1967 Community champion Posts: 5,199 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome lisa great to have you on board and glad you still manage to work and that you are enjoying working from home 

    Look forward to seeing you around 
  • chiariedschiarieds Community champion Posts: 5,274 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @lisajane73 - & welcome to this great community, Lisa. I'm pleased you have found us, as this is a very supportive group, which I'm sure you'll enjoy being a part of, as everyone here is very friendly, & we help each other as best we can. Do have a look around, & join in with the discussions. Thank you for joining with your kind wishes. :)
  • graciousgracious Member Posts: 5 Listener
    Anxiety, to be honest I never realised what it was, until 2 weeks ago then, Phew,
  • Tori_ScopeTori_Scope Administrator Posts: 2,112 Pioneering
    Welcome to the community @lisajane73 :) It's really great to have you here, and I'm sure you'll be able to make lots of valuable contributions. 

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  • lisajane73lisajane73 Member Posts: 6 Listener
    gracious said:
    Anxiety, to be honest I never realised what it was, until 2 weeks ago then, Phew,
    Yes, very worrying and uncertain times for us all  :/ places like this though are the way forward  :) keep us happy and in touch with people x 
  • Cher_ScopeCher_Scope Administrator Posts: 1,888 Disability Gamechanger
    Welcome @lisajane73 and may I compliment you on your use of the word 'bimble', it's totally one of my favourites.

    How's your day been today?  I hope you've managed to have a potter about our community and look forward to speaking more with you :)
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  • lisajane73lisajane73 Member Posts: 6 Listener
    Welcome @lisajane73 and may I compliment you on your use of the word 'bimble', it's totally one of my favourites.

    How's your day been today?  I hope you've managed to have a potter about our community and look forward to speaking more with you :)
    Thankyou 😉 love the old words,  my mom potters, loves pottering about, what she does is anyone's business 😂 I've just been pottering! Love it!  Day has been good,  welded 2my sofa working from home.   However I'm a lucky one,  I have a job and I'm safe.  Extremely lucky in the current climate.   Very scary uncertain times.   I have told everyone about the Scope site today,  helping to grow such a fabulous community and helping each other along the way...... stay safe,  stay well xx
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