Category Archives: Josephs Court

Our Impact Report…

Hello, I am really pleased to say you can now read our Impact Report online at http://www.ms-uk.org/aboutus. This booklet is our way to thank you to MS-UK supporters and celebrate our success in a public way. Our mission is to … Continue reading

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We have big news!

Hi everyone, I am really pleased to announce that we have secured funding from the National Lottery for our Essex based service, Josephs Court. The funding will span the next five years and totals £499,300. This will go towards the … 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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Exercising with foot drop

Meet the expert Alan Pearson is a Wellness Coach for MS-UK’s wellness centre, Josephs Court. Having spent over 15 years in the health and fitness industry, he has spent the last five years coaching, educating and helping people affected by … Continue reading

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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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