Outdoor pursuits

Here at Epilepsy Connections, we have always been keen on pushing the boundaries of what is possible…many of the activities we choose are because they are more physical and involve an adrenaline rush. Often these are ones which people will have been told ”...

Self Management Awards 2018

Every year the Health and Social Care Alliance (“The Alliance”) run a week in early October to promote good and innovative self management across Scotland. The highlight of this week is the annual Self Management Awards, held this year on 3rd October in...

Learning about peer support

Back row Steven, Linda & Shoaib Group 1 graduates and Peer Mentors for the current group. Front row Carol & Mary, Peer Mentors to Group 1 One of the hopes for Epilepsy Futures is to be able to support four participants from each group to become “peer...

Group 2 – half way point

Colourful welcome sign made by Lucy from Group 2 Incredibly, Group 2 has now passed the half way point in their six month Epilepsy Futures journey, and I think it is fair to say that for all of us there is a sense of time passing too quickly. Last week we revisited...