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Farewell folks, I’ve had a blast!

The time has come for me to leave my role as the CEO of MSA and I felt it was important to take some time to reflect on all that we’ve achieved together during my stewardship. As we all know, … Continue reading

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Nine weeks aboard Oceans of Hope

Many of you will know that our National Advocacy Program Coordinator Andrew Potter has spent the last 9 weeks aboard the 67 foot sailing boat Oceans of Hope helping to raise awareness of MS. We’re thrilled to be able to … Continue reading

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Incoming: Oceans of Hope

It’s with great delight to inform you that the Oceans of Hope vessel is only a few weeks away from making its grand entrance in Sydney Harbour. The 67ft yacht is currently completing an around-the-world voyage to raise awareness of … Continue reading

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Palliative Care Australia and the Neurological Alliance Australia position statement

In late 2014, Palliative Care Australia (PCA) and the Neurological Alliance Australia (NAA) released a new position statement on ‘Palliative Care and Neurological Conditions’. The main focus of adopting a palliative approach to neurological conditions is described as “maintaining dignity … Continue reading

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Uninterrupted

MS Australia has been working on a special project and I’m excited to finally reveal what it is. A brand new blogging platform, Uninterrupted, will be launched in the coming weeks, where people from the MS community are able to … Continue reading

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Oceans of Hope and Andrew’s Story

Growing up in rural coastal Tasmania, my family was never far from the water. We were blessed with a beautiful natural environment and we wanted to take full advantage of it. Surfing, kayaking and sailing were common activities we all … Continue reading

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A positive start for new Health Minister Sussan Ley

2014 was a busy year for the team at MS Australia and as we start 2015 it has been fantastic to get some positive news on an issue we have advocated strongly against. As some of you may be aware … Continue reading

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