I want to tell you my life story.
I have had hard times and good times. I am a survivor of institutions. It is important to hear my story to stop things like people having to live in hospital happening again. I have done well in my life because I have always worked hard and always kept trying. It's a good time now because of all the things that I do.
The conference is about families and my story shows that it was hard for my family to keep in touch with me. Finding a relative has been very good. Knowing my family history is very important to me.
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School of Health, Wellbeing and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies
The Open University
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