Welcome

 

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Welcome to the Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Group, Essex!  We provide practical and emotional support to significantly improve the quality of life of people who have multiple sclerosis.  We have a group of friendly, qualified staff who are happy to help.

We would just like to give a massive thank you to Eddie and the black taxi drivers at Heathrow airport who helped us to raise the whopping grand total of £1,410 to support people with Multiple Sclerosis at the MSTG.  A big thank you also goes to Phil, Tina, Patsy and Mike who, having left home at 4.00 a.m. to get to the airport to rattle their buckets and hand out sweeties to the drivers.

Dates for your diary!

Keep up to date with the latest newsletters from the MSTG with our news feed, click here

Please click on the event below that interests you to find further details.

ADVANCE INFORMATION – CHRISTMAS CLOSURE
The M.S.T.G. Christmas Festivites will be held at the TA Centre on Thursday 7 December 10.00-12.30.  The Group will then be closed for Christmas and the New Year, reopening at 10.00 a.m. on Thursday 11 January 2018.

2018 MSTG DINNER & DANCE – FRIDAY 9 FEBRUARY

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Keep track of your MS relapses

SymTrac™ is a free app that helps people with MS track general wellbeing and symptoms over time. The data recorded can be viewed in easy-to-read charts and shared with MS specialist teams to make the most of vital consultation time and support decision making.
Support your MS Group and its invaluable and beneficial work!

Feel free to take a look at our updated list of  Trusted Tradesmen

 Blue Badge Holders Beware

A large number of blue badges have been stolen this year in Essex.  It might be well worth investing in a blue badge protector for your car.  Please follow the attached link for further information bluebadgeholderprotector

The Access card

The Access Card is a card like no other, we translate your disability / impairment into symbols which highlight the barriers you face and the reasonable adjustments you might need.
This then informs providers quickly and discreetly about the support you need and may gain you access to things like concessionary ticket prices and complex reasonable adjustments without having to go into loads of personal detail.
Its all based on your rights under the Equality Act and providers responsibilities.
All for just £15 for 3 years.
http://www.accesscard.org.uk/

Heard about the CEA card?

For £5.50 a year (if you receive certain benefits (DLA etc), with a CEA card
you’ll be able to get 1 free ticket for a person you go to the cinema with!
Click on CEA for the form & full details.

Any fundraising ideas or comments?

Get in touch with Carol Toms  c.toms1@outlook.com, 07706482706, Tina Hinchen tinahinchen@gmail.com, 07939941159, Mike Ueckermann mueckermann@hotmail.co.uk, 07926869690 or Phil Wainwright  p.wainwright1@hotmail.com, 07714610884.

Why not visit our Facebook page and join the conversation.

 

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3 thoughts on “Welcome

  1. If any of the people who attend the club on Thursday morning would like to write a little some thing about themselves, how they enjoy the club, how they are feeling – low, tearful, happy – and how coming to club helps them, then we can add it to the blog/section. It would be really nice to see how others still manage have a life with MS.

    1. Iv’e been coming to group for about 6 years it helps me massively massage and stretching exercising has help me . Great meeting people in the same situation in group and socially GREAT PLACE . PHIL W

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