Support & Advice Local Support Groups Inverness Welcome to the Inverness group! We look forward to welcoming new faces along. What happens at the group? We have only had one meeting so far, but it was nice to chat to others affected by alopecia and have a cuppa and a chat. In 2022 we will see what people in the group would like to do. Group dates: Date: Time: Location: Extra Meeting Details: Saturday 28th August 2021 2pm As part of our COVID-19 safety measures, please contact Kirsty for the location of the meeting. Walk, coffee and cake Monday 20th September 2021 7.30pm Online (Zoom call) Please contact Kirsty for the Zoom meeting link Monday 1st November 2021 7.30pm Online (Zoom call) Please contact Kirsty for the Zoom meeting link Saturday 4th December 2021 TBC As part of our COVID-19 safety measures, please contact Kirsty for the location of the meeting. Festive meet-up in Inverness Tuesday 15th February 2022 7.30pm Online (Zoom call) Please contact Kirsty for the Zoom meeting link Saturday 23rd April 2022 TBC Please contact Kirsty for the location and time of the meeting. In-person meeting Wednesday 8th June 2022 7.30pm Online (Zoom call) Please contact Kirsty for the Zoom meeting link Saturday 6th August 2022 TBC Please contact Kirsty for the location and time of the meeting. In-person meeting Please contact the group lead prior to attending a meeting so they can plan accordingly. Who can attend: This group is designed for any adult living with or affected by alopecia from the ages of 12 and above. Please note that those age 12-17 must be accompanied by someone age 18 or over. If you have a child under 12 and are looking for support please contact the group to discuss if the meeting would be suitable for them. Contact details: Kirsty MillsEmail: [email protected]Kirsty is happy to answer any questions about the group and provide a listening ear at a time arranged by email. Please be aware that any questions Kirsty is unable to answer will be sent on to staff at Alopecia UK.Support Group Leads are not professional counsellors but people who have personal experiences with alopecia and, along with member of the support group can help to give insight and advice on living and dealing with alopecia on a day to day basis. Please note that our Support Group Leads are volunteers and do this in their spare time, as such please allow up to a week for replies to emails Kirsty's link with alopecia: "I've lost most of my hair since the age of 20 due to lupus and a combination of medication for liver disease. I'd really like to help anyone who is struggling with hair loss as I know how upsetting and alienating it can be." If you have any feedback on this support group please consider leaving it here.Alternatively if you have any Suggestions, Comments, Compliments or Complaints for the charity please do so here.