Amie Pickersgill

Hello my name is Amie and I am a member of the Advisory Council at Inclusion North.

 

My Experience

 

I attended Doncaster College for the Deaf for over 5 years to gain some qualifications.

I have volunteered with various services including Positive Me a HIV service, Exodus a children’s charity & Crossroads for Carers.

 

 

My Skills and Knowledge

 

I have good IT skills and I use these to find out information  and make friends

I have a good sense of humour and enjoy meeting people

 

 

What is important to me

 

I want to try and help people to access everyday services such as going to the gym and doing physical activities.

I want more opportunities for people with disabilities to try new things and different challenges

I want people with disabilities to be as independent as they can be and enjoy a good life

 

 

What people say about me

 

That I try and keep positive

That I try to help people

That I am kind

That I make people laugh and that they like to work with me

 

 

I Enjoy

 

Singing/ karaoke

Shopping

Going to the gym and keeping fit

I also like to help people

I like travelling on public transport to places like Leeds and Sheffield