The Multiple Sclerosis & Parkinson’s Society of Canterbury provides the following services:

  • Home visit to people who are newly diagnosed with MS or Parkinson’s
  • Support and information for members, their family, friends, caregivers, health professionals, employers and work colleagues
  • Liaison with medical clinicians and general practitioners
  • Information about medication
  • Free follow up home visits as requested
  • Referrals to appropriate counselling agencies
  • Up-to-date evidence based information about MS and Parkinson’s
  • Social Activity Programmes for an opportunity to meet others
  • Gym Facility Programmes for individual and group exercises and assessment
  • Education Workshops on various aspects of MS or Parkinson’s
  • Library with books available on MS, Parkinson’s and caring for people with these diagnoses
  • Immunotherapy education, training and support
  • Referrals to health professionals for assessment and assistance with daily living
  • Assessment for total mobility/taxi vouchers
  • Access to subsidised Podiatrist
  • Quarterly Newsletter posted to members and available on-line

To find out more about any of the services listed above Contact Us