MND Victoria disseminates information about motor neurone disease and the care and support of those who have motor neurone disease. Information is provided via telephone (Freecall: 1800 806 632, 9am-5pm Monday-Friday), internet, mail, social media (Facebook, Twitter), Group Programs and forums ensuring that information is easily accessible regardless of location or ability.
Information is provided on the disease process, managing the disease, support services, treatment, research, grief and loss and other requested topics.
Information is current, accurate and tailored to the needs of the requesting person, be it a person with MND, a family carer, friend, health professional, student or a member of the general public.
MND Information Sessions
Information sessions (Word, 128 KB) are offered regularly for people with MND, families, carers and friends. In addition, staff and volunteers seek opportunities to participate in public speaking events to raise awareness of MND with service providers and the community. MND Victoria also provides training and information for service providers and health professionals and manages and presents an annual MND Awareness Week.
The MND Victoria Newsletter is produced regularly and distributed to all clients and members and other interested persons upon request.
A range of group programs based on the requests and requirements of people living with MND are offered to support people living with MND and their carers. People find that sharing experiences with others through group programs can be very beneficial.