Hello my name is Gary and I am thinking of being a Director on the Board of Inclusion North. I have been invited to attend a few meetings.
Care and Treatment Review expert by experience since 2016.
Involved in peer advocacy for over 10 years, promoting rights of people with a learning disability in the area.
I have personal experience of having a learning disability and speech difficulties.
Attended Tomorrows Leaders course.
I am a Director with Inclusion North.
I sometimes use cue cards during CTRs.
My Skills and Knowledge
I also work for Eden Futures and take part in interviewing and audits.
Worked for our local Clinical Commissioning Group to select new services.
I have a good knowledge of local learning disability services in North Lincolnshire and benefits.
I understand autism.
What is important to me
Being part of Inclusion North – to help make sure the work of Inclusion North is good quality and making things better for people with a learning disability.
What people say about me
Knowledgeable: knows about learning disability.
A kind person: helps others
Is caring: always friendly and patient.
Good listener, good ideas
Living with my wife.
Accessing the internet to playing games.
Travelling I can find out how to get to places.
I like helping people to speak-up and to be involved.
I enjoy going out and making new friends.