Monthly Archives: January 2013

Being good and being social

In December Mind Waves got the opportunity to tell the world about our first year (or so). I was asked to give a presentation at a Be Good Be Social networking event.  These events bring together people who are interested … Continue reading

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How much do you have in common with a Tower Block?

From the lofty heights at the top of the tower block I live in, I am blessed with a living room top-over view of a hill populated by houses of the town of Clydebank, and from my kitchen, a view … Continue reading

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Shopmobility – Getting Out and About

What is Shopmobility? A service you will find in most cities and large towns. They provide mobility by hiring out electric wheelchairs/mobility scooters to those with a need.  Most users find it difficult to get about and do their shopping … Continue reading

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Waste Aware

A presentation in the local Gourock library in Inverclyde introduced me to this group for the first time. Their website is found at:- http://www.wasteawarelovefood.org.uk  Their aim was to help me to reduce waste in as many ways as possible. One … Continue reading

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Carr Gomm Football Club – update

In May 2012, Mind Waves Community Reporter David visited our weekly 5-a-side football project. As David reported at the time, the concept of the group is that people who have lived experience of mental health issues have the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from Mind Waves

Happy 2013 and best wishes from everyone involved in Mind Waves.  Thank you to everyone who has supported our journey of discovery in 2012.  Just a few stats for you from our year gone by – our committed team of … Continue reading

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