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Get Involved: New Ostomy Pouch Design Project with Ostique Ltd.

We're looking for young people who use Ostomy pouches to get involved in our latest project with Ostique Ltd. This year at RAiISE, we’re keen to get to work on making sure that children and young people’s voices are heard throughout healthcare. That’s why we were so excited when the wonderful team at Ostique got … Continue reading Get Involved: New Ostomy Pouch Design Project with Ostique Ltd.

RAiISE Your Voice – Chris

RAiISE Your Voice is a blog series in which we provide a platform for young people to share their stories and speak up about issues they face whilst living with invisible illnesses and conditions. In this post, we hear from Chris Bright, who has lived with type 1 diabetes for most of his life. Since … Continue reading RAiISE Your Voice – Chris

University and Chronic Illness: A Survival Guide – Interview with Pippa Stacey

University can be daunting experience for anyone, but being a student with a chronic illness can bring its own unique challenges. Pippa Stacey was diagnosed with ME in her first year as a student at York University which forced her to adapt her way of living to help manage her condition. Since graduating in 2016, … Continue reading University and Chronic Illness: A Survival Guide – Interview with Pippa Stacey

COVID-19: Things to do while you’re at home

Life is a little different now that we are confined to our homes, but that doesn't mean you can't experience the world from your phone or computer! We've seen lots of different resources posted on the internet over the last few days, so we've collated a few here. Thanks to ChatterPack for posting many of … Continue reading COVID-19: Things to do while you’re at home