Hello my name is Denise and I am an Expert by Experience at Inclusion North.
I have a mild learning disability, but only got diagnosed at the age of 21.
I have lots of experience as part of a Care and Treatment Review panel.
I am an Enter and View authorised representative for Healthwatch Derbyshire.
Visiting health and social care settings to see how they are working and making suggestions for improvement.
My Skills and Knowledge
I am able to ask the right questions at the right time.
A good team player.
What is important to me
Listening to people.
Kind and Caring.
Family and friends.
People being given a chance.
What people say about me
I like a bit of banter.
Confidence in myself.
Kind and caring.
Singing and song writing.
Going to gigs and concerts.
Being a voice for people with disabilities.
Reading the Covid news for Inclusion North.