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ClickGo & Dementia

Exciting news! Chloe, our Digital Projects Officer, is currently working alongside Dr Donald Macintyre at the University of Edinburgh to help roll out ...
 
 
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ClickGo Dementia Project in the Lothians - #DAW2016

Our web and mobile App, ClickGo, is currently being trialled for people living in the Lothians with newly diagnosed dementia, as part of a new dementi ...
 
 
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Jason’s recipe for success

It’s been a busy five years for Dundee local, Jason. Since starting college in 2011 he has learned how to cook, become fluent in British Sign La ...
 
 
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Challenging preconceived notions for #LDWeek2016

Paul has worked as a support worker at our Rosefield Visiting service in Dundee for the last five years. He has extensive experience of working with p ...
 
 
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Social technology company, Planys Mobile invests in new online care management tool

  Exciting news! Our web and mobile App for Self-Directed Support, ClickGo, is now being trialled for people with Alzheimer’s and de ...
 
 
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“With the right support the potential is endless” – Autism Awareness Month

Carr Gomm’s Gilmerton service in Edinburgh is a specialist supported living service that supports three gentlemen with an autism spectrum condit ...
 
 
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Robbie’s music room

Ultimate 60s music fan, Robbie, recently worked with his Carr Gomm key worker to build a fantastic ‘music room’ in his house. The music ro ...
 
 
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Margaret and Mark* – Autism Awareness Month

Margaret works in our Costorphine service and supports a gentleman called Mark*, who has an autism spectrum condition.  *Name changed to protect ...
 
 
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My first experience supporting someone with an autism spectrum condition

This week's guest blogger is Celina Bell, Autism Development Coordinator for Carr Gomm.  As Autism Development Coordinatior, Celina pro ...
 
 
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What I wish more people knew about the autism spectrum - #WAAW2016

Bronwyn, Service Manager at one of our Edinburgh-based supported living services, tells us what she wishes more people knew about the autism spectrum. ...
 
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