National Director John Paul chats to the very first member to ever join Dates-n-Mates!

To kick off our 15th year celebrations, National Director John Paul Moffat sat down with Hughie, who was the FIRST EVER member to join Dates-n-Mates when we first launched back in 2008.

It was great to hear from Hughie about his experience as a Dates-n-Mates member over the last 15 years and here is to the next 15!

You can click on the link below to watch the interview between our National Director John Paul and the longest-standing Dates-n-Mates member Hughie.

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Dates-n-Mates is Scotland’s national dating and friendship charity run by and for adults with learning disabilities.

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Dates-n-Mates will soon be hosting our first Annual Event as an independent charity.
“Love Without Limits: Upholding Human Rights” The event will be an afternoon conference. We will talk about:

• Human Rights
• Relationships, sex, and love
• Challenges people with learning disabilities experience

On the day, there will be speakers from Dates-n-Mates and other organisations, as well as some of our members sharing their stories.
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