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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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Dom and Andy

Dom and Andrew – They’re Taking a Walk on the Wild Side!

  Over the last couple of weeks Andrew and I have been taking a walk on Edinburgh’s wild side scouting out the hippest night time haunts in town. First, we went to an intimate and experimental gig at the Whitespace Gallery where three bands, Bell Lungs, Le Ton Mite and Sonotanotanpenz played. Next, we went…
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Introducing ‘Mystic Mairi’

‘Mystic Mairi’ will be a familiar face to people who have been at our Big Nights Out recently (ATIK/Brunton etc.) Mairi is a get2gether member who reads palms. She also has a page in our new look newsletter and members can ask her questions each month. Here Mairi talks a little about who she is…
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let’s find your strengths-become an ambassador.

As you may know, we are looking for our next ambassador to join our team.  As someone who has done this role for four years, I thought it would be good to give you some tips and insights into what it’s like to have this exciting role. As an ambassador, you will be part of…
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Ambassador Katrina shares her experiences

Katrina’s Blog – Katrina tells us more about what it’s like to be a get2gether Ambassador Katrina, how are you getting on with your job? Great! I love it! I have done lots of events so far, such as going to North Berwick for drinks, I have been to different things that are on in…
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