Posts By: Karen Jones

Date for your diary – 30th August

Quiz night with The Nightingale to raise money for the centre.  We would like a team to enter if possible are you available? Any raffle prize donations would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you

Many thanks to Dave, Russ, John M, Sarah D, Maggie, John & Angela, Gloria, Andy & Julia, Liz & Ronnie, Brenda & Geoff for giving up their time on Friday and Saturday to collect at Tesco Extra Abingdon.  A great total was raised: £945.69, so a massive thank you to all of you.

Attention, concentration and fatigue in long-term conditions study

Attention, concentration and fatigue in long-term conditions study:  Participants who attend the testing session in London will be paid £20.00 Do you have a long-term condition such as multiple sclerosis or cancer? People with these conditions often report high levels of fatigue and difficulties with attention and concentration. This research is interested in understanding these issues… Read more »

Remap – making things possible, custom made equipment provided free of charge.

Source Remap: Remap is a national charity that works through local groups of skilled volunteers. We help disabled people achieve independence and a better quality of life by designing and making equipment for their individual needs. This tailor-made equipment helps people to carry out essential daily tasks without having to ask for help, or helps… Read more »

Do you or your partner have MS? Would you like to help design an app to help people with MS manage fatigue?

The University of Sheffield has asked for volunteers to help with their research study.  They asked a group of people with Multiple Sclerosis, and a group of healthcare professionals, about what they thought the contents and appearance of a fatigue management app should be. They would like to know how far you agree or disagree with the… Read more »

Dates for your dairies

Dates for your dairies: Friday 12th October – MS Quiz Night, Conservative Club, Didcot Sunday 18th November – Harwell Xmas Craft Fair (half proceeds to the centre) Saturday 15th December and Thursday 20th December – Steventon Choral Society, Steventon Village Hall Further details nearer the time…

Milton Park Newsletter – June 2018

June Newsletter Best Car Free Day yet! We know we’ve only hosted two, but this year was the best yet with it being bigger and better than last year, there was a lot of buzz and social media activity. Read more On-site News Summer Food Festival with the Wandering Feast Read article Why E-Bikes are… Read more »

Volunteers needed

We really are in need of volunteers to help collect at Tesco Abingdon (big one) on Friday 20th and Saturday 21st July.  Do you have 1.5hrs you can spare?  Please contact Sue.