Stories

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Lisa on Becoming a Family Research Ambassador

Lisa Reakes Lisa is one of our Family Research Ambassadors. She explains why she got involved and what she does ...
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Graeme and Angus

Born too soon: Clarie’s Story

We were going home to enjoy Christmas. I couldn't have imagined for a second what was about to happen... Claire ...
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Joshua sat on the beack

Joshua’s Transition Part 4 – Direct Payments

This is part 4 in a series of articles that Emma has written for us. You can also read her ...
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Imogen helmet

A Helmet for Imogen

The new helmet being developed by CIC and UWTSD has been made to measure by using high tech equipment to ...
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Joshua's 18th birthday

Joshua’s Transition: Part 3

Emma tells us about the challenges of transitioning from child to adult services. You can read part one here and part ...
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Joshua's Transition to Adulthood with help from Cerebra.

Joshua’s Transition: Part 2

Emma tells us about the challenges of transitioning from child to adult services. You can read part one here. It ...
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Joshua's Transition to Adulthood with help from Cerebra.

Joshua’s Transition Part 1

Emma tells us about the period of transition that her son, 17 year-old Joshua is about to face and the services that are available to help the transition.  Joshua I have always feared Joshua becoming older as it felt like a step into the unknown. Every ...
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Joshua

An introduction to us

My name is Emma and I am married to Michael – it is our 23rd wedding anniversary today – and ...
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