Author: Shirin

We held our annual AGM today, we were able to share our years accounts up until March 2016 and we spoke about many of the successes and what we had achieved throughout the year including the school visits, shopping centre visits and events at Lochter...

We have visited 2 more schools, yesterday and today, which were Bonnyrigg primary and Parsons Green Primary school. We think over the past few days we have spoken to around 800 children. Our talks have been very well received with some great questions asked (Some that made...

We visited 3 schools today to deliver some more educational talks. We were welcomed by the Staff and Children at Garscadden Primary, Knightswood Primary and Loch Primary School. We spoke to about 250 Children from Primary 1-3 classes and explained how we are all different in many...

Some of our members took part in a first aid course over this weekend. They were taught the basic knowledge of first aid including CPR, Recovery position and how to treat people with burns and broken bones. There was an exam at the end of the course...

SSS has been visiting shopping centres across Scotland to raise awareness and speak to the public about SSS, our conditions and the prejudice we sometimes face in society. So far we have visited Almondvale Shopping Centre, Livingston and Howgate Shopping Centre, Falkirk. Both visits have been a...

Another successful school visit today, Alana and Paige visited Kilbowie primary school in Clydebank. We were welcomed by the children and had an interesting chat with their P2's. We had the funniest and innocent comment so far today. When the teacher asked the class what they had...

Alana, Paige and Frankie visited Knightswood Primary school to give an awareness talk about dwarfism to their primary 2 pupils. The school was very welcoming and the children were very interested and had lots of questions to ask. Ths was a very successful visit for out first...