Blogs

June Cover Story

Picture is of Natalie McCaughey (she/they) (on the right) standing alongside ambassador Katrina (she/her) at our February 2022 club night at ATIK) “This is the first time in my life that I’m happy being me.” On June’s cover, we have Ambassador Katrina and peer mentor Natalie. Katrina talks about her role of Ambassador in promoting a…
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2022: The year of the Skillshare sessions

Image from John Gallon’s skillshare on BSL with peer mentor Mairi. Monday Magic enjoying learning from John as he signed ‘Eternal Flame’ and ‘Reach for the Stars’. Have you heard? We’re expanding Monday Magic this year with monthly skillshare sessions led by you, the members!  Our member Aaron had the fantastic idea of providing a…
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WE ARE HIRING!

After 5 years with get2gether, Andrew has decided to part with get2gether as an Ambassador and pass the torch onto somebody new. The enthusiasm, creativity, warmth and humour Andrew brought to the Ambassador role has had a profoundly positive impact on our organisation and we wish him all the best with his future endeavours. This…
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May Cover Story

This month we interviewed the wonderful Red Carpet planning team! Members from East Lothian and Edinburgh came together to The Brunton Theatre Bistro to discuss ideas for our Red Carpet event. They talked about how to make the most of this event and how best to celebrate 9 years of get2gether! Thank you to our…
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Learning to travel : a journey! 

A blog by Natalie McCaughey (on the right of the picture, standing alongside ambassador Katrina at our February 2022 club night at ATIK) How would you describe using the bus/train in a few words? I would say ‘daunting’, ‘scary’ and ‘’ – especially if it’s your first time using them or travelling on your own.…
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