Blog Articles, tagged with: Family

Marking and Measuring One Year of MS & Me


'MS & Me Blog marks one year by looking back and looking forward' Five hundred twenty five thousand six hundred minutes; that’s how the cast of the musical Rent marked the passing of one year. As the MS & Me Blog celebrates one year since our first post, we thought we’d take ...

Published by Trevis Gleason on Thursday November 13 2014 11:02 AM

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Jointly app launch


App aims to assist family carers As a partner of National Carers Week we're happy to let you all know about a new app called Jointly. Developed by Carers UK this app helps carers to communicate, coordinate tasks and share updates with family members and others involved in an individual's care. ...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday June 10 2014 12:11 PM

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National Carers Week 2014


Thousands of Family Carers take part in 8th National Carers Week June 9th - 15th Family Carers will have the opportunity to take part in more than one hundred and fifty events across the country this week as the 8th National Carers Week (June 9th- 15th), is launched in Dublin by Nuala Carey. The...

Published by Care Alliance Ireland on Monday June 09 2014 11:00 AM

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Carers Week 2014


MS Ireland is a partner in National Carers Week 2014 MS Ireland is delighted to be involved with National Carers Week 9th - 15th June. Now in its eighth year, this year is shaping up to be the biggest and best National Carers Week yet!  Many people with MS rely on varying degre...

Published by MS Ireland on Friday May 02 2014 10:07 AM

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Digesting Science for MS!


Helping young children learn about MS Digesting Science is a cool, new and interactive website aimed at kids which explains to them all about the condition Multiple Sclerosis. The aim of the website is to help children better understand MS in a fun and easy to understand manner. The website and ...

Published by MS Ireland on Saturday April 12 2014 01:00 PM

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Upsee Harness: A Loving Mothers Invention


A revolutionary and life changing new harness, designed by a mother to give her wheelchair-bound son who has cereabl palsy a chance to walk, has been launched on a worldwide market. Upsee is a mobility device that helps children with motor impairment to stand and walk with an adult's support.&nbs...

Published by MS Ireland on Wednesday April 09 2014 03:47 PM

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Survey for Family Carers


Tell Us What It's Like The 7th annual National Carers Week, takes place from 10th - 16th June and 187,000 Family Carers are given an opportunity to share their experience of caring for a loved during National Carers Week 2013 The short survey, ‘Tell Us What It’s Like&...

Published by Care Alliance on Wednesday April 17 2013 09:33 AM

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NAI to Launch Findings


Access to neurorehabiliation services survey Neurological Alliance of Ireland (NAI) invite people with neurological conditions, family members and anyone with an interest in neurorehabilitation services to the launch of the neurorehabilitation manifesto in the Mansion House Dublin on Wednesday, ...

Published by MS Ireland/NAI on Saturday February 02 2013 05:59 PM

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Survey for Carers of people with neurological conditions.

  The Neurological Alliance of Ireland (NAI) and Care Alliance are carrying out a survey of carers of people with neurological conditions. By sharing your experiences, you will help to increase understanding of the challenges faced by this group of carers. You can complete the su...

Published by Neurological Alliance of Ireland/Care Alliance on Wednesday April 11 2012 03:03 PM

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Research People who Support People with MS Wanted

People who support PwMS wanted to review a new handbook.   Trinity College Dublin is looking for people who support people with multiple sclerosis (MS) to review a handbook and answer a questionnaire based on the content. The study aims to determine if a change in the way in which neurol...

Published by MS Ireland on Friday August 19 2011 11:32 AM

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