Category: Blogs

Buggy Off film premiere

Monday 6 March 2017 For immediate release Film by local wheelchair user premieres ahead of Disabled Access Day A short film about the challenges faced by disabled people when trying to access public transport will screen as part of film showings at cinemas across Edinburgh during Disabled Access Day this weekend (10-12 March). The short…
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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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