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New Ambassador Karen

get2gether has recently appointed two new Ambassadors, we’ve caught up with Karen to learn more about her role g2g: Congratulations, Karen, you are one of get2gether’s new Ambassadors. Tell us, why did you apply for this role? I wanted to apply for the Ambassador role as I really enjoyed being part of get2gether and I…
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New Ambassador Marie Therese

Mairi Therese, our new Ambassador, introduces herself and shares her thoughts on her recent interview experience I have always taken pride in the fact that I am an independent  individual. get2gether has helped me realise my full potential.   Being interviewed for the job of an Ambassador was a rewarding experience. I made sure I prepared…
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Our Edinburgh Ambassador

Kirsteen, our Edinburgh Ambassador on her favourite places, getting around and rhododendron buds It’s March now and the days are getting longer. The Botanics are open till six o’clock and this makes it easier for me to visit. The Botanic Gardens are one of my favourite places. I live quite nearby and can borrow a…
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Observations on the bus

Our Young People Ambassador, Karen, shares the thoughts she had on a recent bus journey. I know this may seem a bit of an controversial thing to blog about but  it has really got me thinking about how we view ourselves. Myself personally, I won’t say I have hidden or wished that I wasn’t disabled but…
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Meeting up with moggies

Karen, our Young People Ambassador, and many get2gether members went to visit the Cat Café in Edinburgh, here’s Karen’s blog: On a get2gether trip to Edinburgh’s First Cat Café, Maison de Moggy, we certainly weren’t short of attention from our furry four legged friends. With lots of different breeds of all colours and sizes everyone who came along found…
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Get On Side Rugby with Karen

get2gether’s Young People Ambassador Karen blogs about her recent Get On Side Rugby experience:  From Tries to table discussions, from strategy to self directed support – the last seven weeks certainly haven’t been boring. As part of Get On Side’s Rugby course – a seven week training course looking at Self Directed Support, and how…
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An Interview with Sarah, one of our Ambassadors

get2gether met Sarah, our East Lothian Ambassador for a wee interview: g2g: Sarah, you’ve now been a get2gether Ambassador for about four months. How are you finding your role? Sarah: I’m enjoying it a lot. It’s good to meet people and to help Nicola [the East Lothian co-ordinator] to work out events. g2g: What has been…
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