Tag Archives: MS Australia

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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A rewarding and busy week: NDIS, Megan’s Mowdown, Canberra….

What a week it has been … again! I seem to make that statement quite regularly.  But really, WOW, what a week it has been. NDIS is law. How incredible to observe such an amazing piece of history unfolding this … Continue reading

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Greetings from London

Wow. It has been a hectic week – hectic and fascinating! I have learnt so much on this trip and continue to learn. This week I attended my induction program for the Multiple Sclerosis International Federation (MSIF) in my role … Continue reading

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Up, up and away

Hi all, I have landed in London for a conference held by the Multiple Sclerosis International Federation. You’ve probably come across MSIF before, the international federation which brings MS organisations from across the globe together to fight MS. MS Australia are … Continue reading

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Farewell to a childhood idol

Life is always moving and changing – yes, I know that – but there are always levels of sadness when someone or something you love passes away. For me, apart from the people I love, it is in my garden. … Continue reading

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Just a little note to say….

Hi all! Just a short one this week. The Multiple Sclerosis International Federation (MSIF) has launched its new-look website. MS Australia are the Australian members of MSIF, representing the state societies and MSRA. The new website looks great and continues to be … Continue reading

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Meet the MS Australia team

How quickly the days fly by when you are busy! Especially when your day involves a stimulating and rewarding job while being surrounded by a great group of passionate people. And so I finish another week at MS Australia. MS … 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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The times they are a-changin’

Change is inevitable. Change may be a diagnosis of MS, better treatments, research, the way we access information. We are continually adapting to new situations and environments. Change comes in many forms. Sometimes it is growth. Over the past few … 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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