LeanOnUs provides a platform for individuals to share their personal experiences, causes or products that can help to make the world a better place.
Our goals include providing encouragement and useful information as well as raising awareness and educating our visitors.
Our members offer a whole host of support services, some of which include counselling, psychotherapy, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), mindfulness, motability advice, gas safety, product safety, consumer rights, child protection, legal advice, free teleconferences (specifically Lyme Disease but includes chronic pain conditions), insurance policy claims advice and support, parenting advice and interventions.
LeanOnUs Community Highlights
The POWER of a Story: Talk to Teens and PreTeens…
Your fifteen year old daughter has just been invited to a party – her first party. You don’t want to say no. You know she could have a lot of fun and potentially learn a great deal, but you are also fearful. You know what can, and does, happen…
You want to assess how your daughter feels about drugs and what she would do if she was tempted to use them at the party. You want to build the relationship with her because you haven’t connected with her lately and she is giving you ‘attitude’ about going. You also want to close the gap between yourself and your partner because he doesn’t have the same fears about the party as you do. You want to deliver a message to her about important safe sex practices because you know that things “can happen” at parties, especially if she drinks etc… read more
Be Safe This Summer! (available in 6 languages)
Download your free pack – Leaflets for Children and Young Adults
ICE Wallpaper Creator
After 10 years of campaigning for mobile manufacturers to share a uniform system to ICE our mobile phones, Bob Brotchie decided it was time to take it into his own hands and release an app to overcome the growing lack of uniformity and inherent limitations due to locked-screens. This is where the ICE Wallpaper Creator comes into play.
Poetry by Bobby Watts – A Patient’s Prayer
Series – A Candid Look at Alzheimer’s
THERE IS NEVER anything genteel about the person in the Body in the Bed. Films and TV programmes – even documentaries – never quite get to the visceral, hopeless heart of it all. That heart, which continues to beat away the dark-time interminable hours, where the thin line between sanity and the rest of the universe winds its tiny shiny cord. I had been lied to… read more
“Your mascot is almost as handsome as me. Lime green shirt is brave choice, but he pull off well.” Aleksandr Orlov
Have you connected with (LOU)… a finger on the pulse of support groups worldwide.
Saw this and thought of you… How simple, this quote, but so apt with your brilliant community work. – “A person’s a person, no matter how small.” (Dr Seuss).
Our pleasure… Love what you do. Keep up the great work.
You cover many important issues. Good work.
…and I’m proud to be part of such a loving, caring community. Thank you!…
Special thanks to you… for allowing LOU to be used as a vehicle to reach the people.
Encouragement for those who need it and a kick in a rear facing orifice for certain others! 😉
Thanks for continuing to be such a wonderful and consistent voice of support.