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Circle member Emma ran the Edinburgh half marathon for Equal Futures and has so
far raised over £1,000. EF website and/or FB page has a link for Emma's fundraising
page if you'd like to make a donation.
Fiona Dawson has impressively won the National Sport Award
The latest Circle/Member updates
How to join our Focus Groups
News of our office move to: 23 Lauriston Street, Edinburgh EH3 9DQ
We hope you enjoy reading the latest Summer edition and look forward to hearing
your news or Circle updates for the next edition.
This is a very poinant film about negative
attitudes of bus drivers to people who
Perhaps the hardest hitting part is how
the public gang up against Karen- no one
tries to help her.
Karen was deeply affected by this
incident. She is thrilled that her story is
Video from Karen and Our Friends at Get2Gether
One of our members, Fiona Dawson is interviewed by
“Fiona is a longstanding member of the South
Ayrshire Swim Team (SAST) Para Squad.
Throughout her swimming career she has won
multiple gold and silver medals in both the Special
Olympics and European Down’s Syndrome
Championships. She is also a double world record
As well as acting as a role model to other female
swimmers in the squad, Fiona has taken on team
management roles and is training to become a
She has battled through a number of personal
challenges to inspire and encourage others to reach
for the stars.”
Fiona is a Winner!
Emma Completed The Edinburgh Half Marathon!!!
Congratulations to Emma who completed the Edinburgh Half Marathon in
2 hours and 20 minutes (and 10 seconds to be precise!) she tells us.
Well done and huge thanks to you for your fundraising from all of us at
Emma is in Andrew's Circle and is keen to support Equal Futures to
continue to nurture social connections for our members.
She has kept her page open for another couple of weeks as the sponsors
are still coming in.
One of our members is seeking a part time support worker.
The role is to help with his morning and evening routine.
It is 4hrs per week covering a rota with these hours:
7:30am – 8:30am
9:30pm – 10:30pm
£8.50 per hour
Would suit someone living near the Meadows area of Edinburgh
For further information contact Fiona Bruce at: