Author Archives: MS Australia

Our priorities for 2015

With 2015 now well and truly underway, I thought now is the perfect time to share with you MS Australia’s priorities for the year. These set of objectives were developed with dialogue from our National Advocates and are supported by … Continue reading

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Reflecting on a great year for MS Australia

2014 is coming to a rapid end and what a year it has been for MS Australia. Early this year we shared with you our official National Position Statements. These reflect key issues of importance to the MS community and … Continue reading

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Our Advocates are our best advocates

National advocacy is our core function here at MS Australia and I’m proud to be coordinating the National Advocates Program. In late October, MS Australia held the annual National Advocates Conference in Canberra. All Advocates from across the country came … Continue reading

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Strong networks benefitting the MS community

Recently I had the privilege of attending two MS Angels events. Many of you would be aware of the MS Angels, who are groups of female business  and community leaders who all excel in their chosen fields. These dynamic executives … Continue reading

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Reviewing Australia’s Welfare System

Since my last blog, just after World MS Day, I was delighted to have Andrew Potter feature as a guest blogger and would like to congratulate him on his new role as National Advocacy Coordinator. Exciting things are happening in … Continue reading

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A life of advocacy

I’m delighted to be providing a guest blog post to the MS Australia CEO Blog and I’m even more delighted to be doing so as the new National Advocates Coordinator of MS Australia. Securing this position is certainly one of … Continue reading

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Following on from World MS Day

May was such a fantastic period for MS Australia and our state member organisations which culminated in the brilliant World MS Day activities across the country. If I didn’t say so before, congratulations to all MS Australia staff, volunteers and … Continue reading

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