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FreeStyle Libre

Free Style Libre- new sensor has revolutionised the monitoring of Diabetes - no more needles!

June 5th, 2017

Free Style Libre is a new monitoring system. The user wears an implant and then constant monitoring is collated on a small handheld machine. Data can be downloaded in graph / levels format  Currently not funded on the NHS, but many people have found that wearing this at key …

Patrick Barden - Man with Cerebral Palsy finishes the London Marathon after 5 days

May 12th, 2017

Patrick Marden - 24 yr old man with Cerebral Palsy finishes the London Marathon after 5 days Patrick used his walking frame to complete the 26 mile route raising money for a new centre in Kent helping children who have a physical disability.

TfL

Please offer me a seat -TfL Badge

May 12th, 2017

TfL are offering a free badge for people/ children who may need to sit down on public transport, but their disability/ medical condition may be hidden Simply apply online You do not need to declare your needs- simply fill in your name and address

Amazon

Chris Packman - Fingers in the Sparkle Jar

May 12th, 2017

Chris Packman has been widely aclaimed for his autobiography and his frankness is sharing the issues he faces. This book has 300+ 5 star reviews  Worth a read for anybody interested in ASD/Aspergers.

Scope Face 2 Face

Face 2 Face -Parent Support Group - ‘How to help your child with Speech, Language & Communication’

April 20th, 2017

Face 2 Face ran a one day workshop for Parents and it was very well received. They are now looking to arrange a 5 session course (2hrs each session) If you or you know of Parents who may be interested, please contact Andrea Wershoff andrea.wershof@scope.org.uk