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Old 06-12-12, 03:47 PM   #1
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Default Young Adults Forum 2013

The next Young Adults Forum will be held on Sat 23rd and Sunday 24th February 2013 at Telford Hotel and Golf Resort, Sutton Heights, Telford.

This is a weekend aimed at young people from 18 to 35 years and speakers include Dr Ed Wild and Dr Marianne Novak.

Topics for discussion will be testing and options for having children, understanding behaviour changes in HD, the latest developments in HD research, how to get the best from services designed to support, coping with stressful situations and the support available to young people.

There will also be an opportunity for partners of people at risk/tested +ve to chat together.

The cost of the weekend is £45 and includes all meals and overnight stay in the hotel.
There will be some time to use the spa facilities of the hotel and to relax.

This is the 5th year for this forum which has proved to be very popular with young people. Secure your place as soon as possible as there are a limited number of places.

Booking forms are now available from Head Office, call Karen on 0151 331 5444.
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Old 04-01-13, 11:53 AM   #2
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Can I just bump this up to bring it to everyone's attention now Christmas is over?
Booking forms for this excellent and informative weekend are available from Head Office.
It's only 7 weeks to go now......
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Old 15-01-13, 10:53 PM   #3
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The next Young Adults Forum will be held on Sat 23rd and Sunday 24th February 2013 at Telford Hotel and Golf Resort, Sutton Heights, Telford.

This is a weekend aimed at young people from 18 to 35 years and speakers include Dr Ed Wild and Dr Marianne Novak.

Topics for discussion will be testing and options for having children, understanding behaviour changes in HD, the latest developments in HD research, how to get the best from services designed to support, coping with stressful situations and the support available to young people.

There will also be an opportunity for partners of people at risk/tested +ve to chat together.

The cost of the weekend is £45 and includes all meals and overnight stay in the hotel.
There will be some time to use the spa facilities of the hotel and to relax.

This is the 5th year for this forum which has proved to be very popular with young people. Secure your place as soon as possible as there are a limited number of places.

Booking forms are now available from Head Office, call Karen on 0151 331 5444.
Hi i have just seen this, me and my sister could really benefit as we have been waiting since August for an appointment with a genetics counsellor. Are there still spaces? We dont mind not staying overnight would just love to attend. Thanks.
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Old 16-01-13, 09:23 AM   #4
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Emma give Karen a ring at Head Office on 0151 331 5444, and I'm sure she'll let you know what availability there is, best wishes Helen
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