Category Archives: MS Australia-ACT/NSW/VIC

NDIS developments and news from MSIF

Some new developments in the National Disability Insurance Scheme this week. PM Julia Gillard has announced that the headquarters for DisabilityCare will be located in Geelong. You may also be interested in the new DisabilityCare website which launched this week. It … Continue reading

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Tell me a story

Hi all! It has been a very busy and invigorating week, traveling between Melbourne and Sydney and being exposed to some exciting new ideas, people and stories. While in Sydney on Tuesday I met with MS Angel Lyn Ralph, who … Continue reading

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Recognising two great sportswomen and MS ambassadors

You may have read this week that two MS ambassadors made it in to the list of the Top 100 Australian Sportswomen of All Time. I am thrilled these two women have made the list and been recognised for their … Continue reading

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Supporting people with MS, all over the country

My how this week has flown! I’ve been on the road again having spent half this week in Sydney where I met with National Service Leadership Group (NSLG), which is made of the Service Managers from each MS organisation/region.  Meeting … Continue reading

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My MS Australia road trip: Canberra, Hobart and Brisbane

It certainly has been a big week! Last week I headed off to Canberra where I reconnected with some of my contacts at the Commonwealth and met some of the fabulous people working with MS Australia-ACT/NSW/VIC. My thanks go to … Continue reading

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Introducing Debra Cerasa: MS Australia CEO, passionate advocate and blogger

Hi there! Let me introduce myself. I’m Debra and I am the new CEO of MS Australia. As Christmas and New Year begin to feel more distant, we get well underway with new projects and opportunities for MS Australia to … Continue reading

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