Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Full time, unpaid #carer for my husband who has high level, complete spinal injury. #CarersElection19 #realcarersweek

3,963 Following   2,968 Followers   53,667 Tweets

Joined Twitter 5/3/11


Our CEO talking about fears that disabled people will die, not because of the virus, but due to unequal access to l… https://t.co/xxZ8jRjFsL
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsSorry nurses...you weren't important enough for a pay rise, now your lives lost are not important enough to be counted 😡#bbcqt
Retweeted by Lynn Williamshttps://t.co/jMDIPeTqJI
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsThanks to everyone that got in touch to support this statement today on #Covid19 and #disabled people's right to eq… https://t.co/ADGughFczt
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsYour out of order @asda on not allowing your customers to amend their orders that they placed weeks ago when actual… https://t.co/xmOnFCYATy
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @Scotcatherine @KatyMcconkey @PHE_uk @MattHancock @NCICNHS Agree Catherine..how are volunteers vetted? And there i… https://t.co/koX0LLJHlq @KatyMcconkey @PHE_uk @MattHancock @NCICNHS There is concern if all these #volunteers will have appropriate trainin… https://t.co/DktzMHH3k5
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @KatyMcconkey @PHE_uk @MattHancock @NCICNHS ...& #Government sources of support in Scotland was announced abt a wee… https://t.co/QCmOld20sy
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @Scotcatherine @KatyMcconkey @PHE_uk @MattHancock @NCICNHS @JenCarer @WeAreCarers We wont be included going by the… https://t.co/RppicUvVbJSign & share https://t.co/hmwDfwV4U6
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @ashleystorrie Much love to you all today @JaneyGodleyOh Annie https://t.co/JB1LcrsYr0
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsThis is truly awful. https://t.co/SJfk27CjGm
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @Danwhite1972 😂😂😂😂😂We're one of many who signed this statement demanding disabled people's rights to healthcare are upheld, decisions… https://t.co/Uuy0s6wGlJ
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsOur CEO @DrDMacaskill explains why he is concerned about recent Guidance on #ethical decisions. - The hardness of… https://t.co/Y4jArrlLxz
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsI signed this open letter for .@GDA__online members, staff, Board: “The NHS is built on the principle that we are… https://t.co/ILuLGBbWia
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @PeatMacWhisky How could he resist?Don’t allow my LD son or sister to be sacrificed- their lives matter too. Sign and share #carersfightbackhttps://t.co/rNkCk1rYwM
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsDone! Can you spend a moment and add your voice ... https://t.co/q0HLnwyWNu
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsThere’s a link at the bottom where you can add your name. For organisation, add unpaid carer...or however you desc… https://t.co/myRhVDQI2RI’ve signed. Hope you can do too. Support the rights of people who are disabled across the UK. https://t.co/OGMBiNStNd
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsThis. 👇 https://t.co/BvWmcpGMFP#Carer twitterverse.. Do what you do well. Let’s share the heck out of this, sign up and support. Every bloody sin… https://t.co/4olWg3xQki
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @mccafferty2 @chrishattoncedr @SalWitcher @susanas4321 @JulieJohnston15 @JenCarer @speyquine @onmybiketoohttps://t.co/QwlfORZ71F @speyquine @vtiredmama @DouglasMaxw3ll @DrDMacaskill @scotgov 👍👍 @Carer49 @vtiredmama @DouglasMaxw3ll @DrDMacaskill @scotgov I know already the HR blurb is all fine words. Scot Gov… https://t.co/aGA6dET93D
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsHere we go @gallusgirl ...link in tweet below https://t.co/hXNHhem3vB @speyquine @susanas4321 @miss_forster_ @SarahSpoorUK @HubDorset @Dorsetdialect @MartinHouseUK @ladylarkhallhttps://t.co/8lImgHeQOg#Carer twitterverse.. Do what you do well. Let’s share the heck out of this, sign up and support. Every bloody sin… https://t.co/4olWg3xQki @chrishattoncedr @alighirl77 @SalWitcher @susanas4321 @JulieJohnston15 @JenCarer @speyquine @onmybiketoohttps://t.co/06ZYeNwuJe @alighirl77 @chrishattoncedr @SalWitcher @susanas4321 @JulieJohnston15 @JenCarer @speyquine @onmybiketoohttps://t.co/UhfaUgTQsY @GMNeuroAlliance @LoomesGill @s9tmt A not very stable one! @chrishattoncedr @SalWitcher Thanks Chris..happy to support as will many. @susanas4321 @JulieJohnston15 @JenCarerhttps://t.co/tRHW8ENQcgI keep hearing "we're all in the same boat..." But certainly from this #disabled person's perspective, #COVID19 ha… https://t.co/RJl5JugfIS
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsGood morning! Coming up after 0800: @DrDMacaskill @scottishcare on the difficult ethical choices being made in the… https://t.co/OV8TbDaT3F
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsFantastic to see an idea only thought of yesterday make @BBCNews at Ten tonight. The power of #disabled people & th… https://t.co/a9z8qa8SGt
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsCould this time create some space in your life for reflection, for quality of relationships, for following your val… https://t.co/ZFyCdlflbI
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @haughey_clare Happy birthday Clare x @chrishattoncedr @SalWitcher do you know if we can still add our name to support?I absolutely support this statement. Every life matters. #covidー19uk #carersfightback Covid 19 and the rights of d… https://t.co/xnlmukX4j8I agree. A powerful statement. It should be shared with every political, health, social care leaders and regulator… https://t.co/JS1ga1qK6f
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @speyquine There are so many concerts I’ve wanted to go to!
4/4
2020
@Carer49 Noticed that @sainsburys are only giving slots to vulnerable people in England.But they’re working with th… https://t.co/P2PovijtBw
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @MorrisonBeth @NinewellsH Oh Beth..I’m so sorry to hear this..I hope he’s on the mend xAs our families face the possibility of being denied care just because of disability, other questions need to be as… https://t.co/xorTZKUMBw @vtiredmama @DouglasMaxw3ll @DrDMacaskill @scotgov There were many swear words....this is bringing the worst of eve… https://t.co/XEesA3xXx8 @DouglasMaxw3ll @DrDMacaskill @scotgov I’ve read the first few paragraphs..snd aside from the many typos, this is h… https://t.co/YlIb7pRx5DThe @scotgov has today published its #Ethical Advice and Support Framework on #Coronavirus. I am profoundly concern… https://t.co/0JmWbZ0iy9
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsOr an isolated unpaid carer. I know many whose lives are totally based around their homes..can’t leave loved ones.… https://t.co/97HQ0R5bHvJournalists and other commentators with platforms: Style guide: Please distinguish between paid carers or care work… https://t.co/rxQlydJ0Mk
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsAm I the only NHS worker who is slightly uncomfortable about the 8pm applause? I thank all for their great support… https://t.co/nbsJdoKMzx
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsHello @sainsburys I realise you are inundated with home delivery requests but how do I get my elderly parents in Ke… https://t.co/Yr0w2e4rB6
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @alighirl77 @ashleystorrie I know..so common in Autism....he eats and that’s important.Ain’t that the truth x https://t.co/sn4WRQ3hdS @alighirl77 @ashleystorrie Lols..@mccafferty2 @ashleystorrie - look what you’ve started..a debate about Findus Crispy Pancakes! @alighirl77 @ashleystorrie Cheese and tomato...naw. Doesnt work for me! @mccafferty2 @ashleystorrie Lols. Wasn’t there Curry ones and Chicken and Bacon?This is a great idea. If you can help..... #carersfightback https://t.co/k1b3drxxeaDoes your organisation have spare tech devices that could be donated to local social care services? Are you a care… https://t.co/oYGGOc46j5
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsFindus Crispy Pancakes...yum! @ashleystorrie#carersfightback https://t.co/XjlgusJDKO @RachelAdamSmith @Carer49 And unpaid carers, there are a few of us out here who get nothing. Those on pensions may… https://t.co/B3IZAk4Ncy
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @FARE_Scotland It’s ok for now, thank you but future help likely to be needed @mccafferty2 @SalWitcher Cheers Sally...looks like it will be a more limited list that originally thought so dont think we’ll be included. @JaneEMCallaghan Lols😂😂 @mccafferty2 @GlasgowCC @GCHSCP Also @FARE_Scotland willing to help too Linda. @KirstenHogg Or have discussions about how crappy we all look and when we can get back to the hairdressers!Quarantine theme song is Fame...excellent! https://t.co/2g9VnMw6IT @Carer49 @GlasTSINetwork @GlasgowCVS @GlasNESupport can you offer any help please with this urgent request? Thanks
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @GlasgowCC @mccafferty2 @GCHSCP TY x @mccafferty2 @Carer49 @GCHSCP Hi Linda, have you managed to get through to the someone on our shielding phone numbe… https://t.co/RNk9rFQ7q1
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @mccafferty2 @GlasgowCC @GCHSCP @FARE_Scotland ..can you help. Shielding family East End looking for urgent pharma… https://t.co/DIyzaJIOWW @mccafferty2 @GlasgowCC @GCHSCP Try this group Linda https://t.co/wu9yxbf7s5Can anyone help,with urgent pharmacy pick up in east end as ppl not getting response from #Glasgow shielding line?… https://t.co/fuDzcF8pjI @mccafferty2 @GlasgowCC @GCHSCP Linda, call number in this article (helpline being led by work) and they may be abl… https://t.co/h50as8fQss @Bonnie_Montrose I’ve seen it (online), but ta xxxxYup. Ditto @NicolaSturgeon . I really miss my wee mammy. My dad has been ill for quite some time..can’t see him. H… https://t.co/0sNscGHMqPOur response to the GP at one of the three services where blanket DNRs have been applied without consultation. You’… https://t.co/3lS1JnWs0E
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @Carer49 @Nobby1962 We have put together an Advice Sheet on our website to clarify this issue of risk and vulnerabi… https://t.co/Vddz82sDoL
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @spinalinjuries @Nobby1962 Thanks for this...what you’ve outlined mirrors my concerns for my husband, on many count… https://t.co/W7NHh82oSkVulnerable people 'shielding' from coronavirus for 12 weeks will be able to receive deliveries of food and other es… https://t.co/f5XIydETUd
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @speyquine @RachelA40 ExactlyThank you Peter. https://t.co/fviEzZy6EzNo quote tweeting, but if you're a 'life coach' who's on here implying people are losers if they aren't learning a… https://t.co/dbH1ZM08KU
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsIt is unacceptable for advance care plans, with or without DNR, to be applied to any group of people - thanks… https://t.co/wSF4UyduMd
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @speyquine @RachelA40 That rules out lots of people at risk.#COVID19 may well necessitate difficult clinical decisions based on the best prospects of treatment leading to surv… https://t.co/Vj7ZqSe3LB
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @speyquine @RachelA40 Could be health board. This is supposed to be letter. https://t.co/mdGM9JNMRz @speyquine @RachelA40 Dont know..think Scottish NHS but couldn’t say for certain.Glasgow Coronavirus (covid-19) Community Response HELPLINE is available Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. If you are looking for hel… https://t.co/LxAoahSjea
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @Nobby1962 We’re not clear how/who is deciding who falls into this group. @spinalinjuries ..are you/Scottish charit… https://t.co/g0gu6HBjHbEver felt that you are not ‘paid’ sufficiently as a carer? Want to challenge it? Ever wanted to support carers who… https://t.co/r6I3AjOpOe
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsAn article I wrote about the future of palliative care in Scotland before the Coronavirus hit. Some of these issues… https://t.co/jQaLRfNtZx
Retweeted by Lynn WilliamsGreat info roundup by @MobiliseCare on finances for #unpaidcarers at this time. Highlights benefits, banks and Post… https://t.co/0b07UEDGIu
Retweeted by Lynn Williams @bikerwise Likewise. @RachelA40 We chose to shield before the lockdown....could see where it was heading so just battened down the hatches. @Nobby1962 Yeah Paul. @RachelA40 Ditto here Rachel. D has a number of conditions, not least his inability to control his autonomic syst… https://t.co/65sZDjQQPH @gavinrpaterson @gas1883 Thanks Gavin, Andrew. I dont reckon hubby will fall into shielding group despite his need… https://t.co/tIwJq4dt7c
4/3
2020

0