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Social work students launch formal petition for equal treatment

Social work students have taken action to fight for more funding by launching a formal petition to the Scottish Parliament.

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Real Voices: Life after a bipolar diagnosis

In this week's Real Voices, Sammy talks about her experience of being diagnosed bipolar late in life.

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Real Voices: Surviving financial abuse

In this week's Real Voices, Rosie Lyon describes her experience as a survivor of financial abuse.

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Real Voices: Finding positivity after a liver cancer diagnosis

In this week's Real Voices, Phil describes his journey after being diagnosed with liver cancer.

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‘Skin camouflage empowers people who live with a visible difference’ – Real Voices

In this week's Real Voices, a Skin Camouflage Practitioner discusses the change that this service has on people's lives.

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