Monthly Archives: August 2017

Guest blog: Meet Chloe…

Today’s guest blog is from Chloe Baxter, who spent last week with MS-UK for work experience in the marketing department… Hi everyone, my name is Chloe and last week I joined the MS-UK team to do a bit of work … Continue reading

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Improving accessibility to the helpline

Our helpline not only attracts people from the UK, but we also chat with many people from overseas via our live webchat facility. This is great, as it allows those in different time zones to contact us if they need … Continue reading

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Jingle all the way for MS-UK!

Ho, ho, hello! In just four months time you could be donning a big red suit and taking part with 4,000 other Santas in the annual Santa Run at Victoria Park. Happening on 03 December, you can take on a … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Niamh & Sarah ask Josephs Court clients what matters

In this guest blog, Niamh and Sarah talk about what they are doing at Josephs Court, our wellness centre based in Essex… Hi we are Niamh and Sarah, we are undertaking a Masters degree in Occupational Therapy (OT) at the … Continue reading

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Fundraiser of the month: Mel’s story!

Our fundraiser of the month for August is Mel Foyle. She got in touch with us in April to tell us about a fundraising day that she was planning with raffles, games for the kids and food and drink. The … Continue reading

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Bank holiday – garden party time!

Want something to do on the bank holiday weekend? Hold a garden party for MS-UK! So the August 28 bank holiday is coming up and we had a little brainstorm about how you, our lovely supporters, could use the break … Continue reading

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Foot drop? Find out more about a free trial of the Bioness FES

Hello, Do you experience foot drop? FES Hire are a new company who are offering the Bioness FES, which is a walking device. The Bioness FES consists of A battery-powered control box, about the size of a pack of cards, … Continue reading

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