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Anti bullying

Mystic Mairi on cyber-bullying

We had a question for Mystic Mairi this month and it was: How would you deal with bullying on social media, on Facebook for example? You need to be a bigger person – don’t reply, don’t send images and don’t send emoji’s. Especially don’t swear, that would just encourage people, it would just fuel the…
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Origins The Gin Festival

  The OriGINs” Festival was a lively, happy and definitely a night to remember…I think!!?! I have to just point out that I didn’t go as a get2gether staff member and so I was allowed to let my hair down, but I wanted to blog about the experience because I got such good customer service…
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“Ask Mystic Mairi”

We received a question from a member, asking… “My friend always texts, like 100 times a day, what do you think, Mystic Mairi? What can I do about it?” We asked Mystic Mairi and she told us: “Well, usually when someone texts quiet a lot they are pretty lonely and they are looking for some…
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Mystic Mairi

Mystic Mairi shares her experience with online dating

  In her early 20s Mairi was on a look out for a date. She decided to try her luck online. Without going into too many details, she would like you to know that she found herself in the situations, she would not want others to find themselves in. Mairi: “Like I say in the…
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Partners In Policy

Karen’s Adventures as a self advocate

  Recently Karen enrolled on ‘Partners in Policy Making’ which is an internationally recognised leadership course for both disabled advocates and parents or guardians of children with disabilities.  Over the next few months she will be blogging about the course and her experiences on it.  Here is episode number 1: I enrolled on the course…
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