Sharing A Story CIC

Who is this for?

  • Anyone

Who provides this?

  • Sharing A Story CIC

Description

Sharing A Story CIC is a small community organisation in East Lothian.

It runs shared reading and creative writing sessions in order to reduce social isolation. Share a Story’s main goal is to empower people to communicate and use their voice by engaging in discussions inspired by books and having the time and space to tell their own stories. Sharing stories works with the group to create a social connection. The facilitators have seen first-hand the difference these sessions and the magic of words can make to people’s health and wellbeing.

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Is there a cost?

Get in touch to find out more about costs

Is there a waiting list?

No

Location information

  • Public parking available
  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Flexible

Contact Details

Lorna Hill

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Type of support on offer:

Online
Support from someone with similar experience
Support in person
Support with others

Categories:

Black and minority ethnic communities
Carers
Creative
Loneliness/isolated groups
Long term conditions/disabilities
Older people
Social groups
Survivors of abuse
Women

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