Category Archives: Josephs Court

Do you live in Essex? Vote for us!

Hello everyone! We wanted to let you all know about an opportunity for MS-UK that we didn’t want to miss! We are hoping to be TSB Colchester’s charity of the year, and this is where we need your help. Selections … Continue reading

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MS Awareness Week is here!

Hello, MS Awareness Week has arrived, and I am pleased to say we are celebrating with our beloved mascot Myles. Here at MS-UK, we believe that anyone affected by multiple sclerosis should be able to access the support and information … Continue reading

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It has been quite a ride…

12 years ago today I joined, what was then, MSRC as a very anxious new recruit as the new Website Manager. I started my first day with a website of 3500 pages, a frightening number by anyone’s standards, but for … Continue reading

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Fundraiser of the month: Carol Cotterill!

‘Jambo! From the Kilimanjaro song, meaning hello, welcome to my blog! My name is Carol, and almost 2 years ago I decided to revisit a nemesis of mine, and attempt to climb Kilimanjaro (and this time reach the top!) Prevented … Continue reading

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Meet Jill…

Hi, I’m Jill the new Fundraising Manager here at MS-UK. I’ve been here a month now and have been getting to know the place and the services we offer. I’m so impressed with the great support MS-UK offers to people … Continue reading

Posted in British 10k, Charity, Colchester, Fundraising, Helpline, Helpline Live Web Chat Service, Josephs Court, Marathon, MS, MS-UK, Multiple Sclerosis, New Pathways, Prudential Ride London, RideLondon, Uncategorized, Virgin Money London Marathon | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Remap Essex visit Josephs Court

Hi everyone, Last week at Josephs Court we were lucky to have a visit from our local branch of Remap. Remap is a charity which produces aids and equipment for people with disabilities where there are no suitable alternatives. The … Continue reading

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Getting to know you…

Hi everyone, Last year we launched our ‘Getting to know you‘ survey, asking questions all about yourself – from how old you are to what MS-UK services you may have used in the past. Everything is completely anonymous, and we don’t ask … Continue reading

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