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You maybe entitled to a free eye test at home

Did you know you are entitled to a free home eye test if you cannot visit a high street optician unaided? Free Eye Test from Visioncall Home Visiting Opticians Benefits to being tested at home: In a comfortable environment you are used to Don’t have to worry about how you are going to get to… Read more »

Breathing in pure oxygen could be the answer to chronic headaches

Article in Daily Mirror 22nd June…… Breathing in pure oxygen could be the answer to chronic headaches.  Researchers at Lariboisiere Hospital in Paris are using O2 masks on 30 migrane patients.  The theory is it could help to reduce swollen blood vessels linked to migrane pain.

Volunteers Week

It is National Volunteers’ Week – this is our opportunity to say a “HUGE THANK YOU” to all of our wonderful volunteers. We simply could not operate without you!  It is your efforts that go such a long way to help so many local people living with MS.  You help to bring the building to life… Read more »

Aqua classes

No class on 22/5. Next class on Friday 29th May, usual time and place!

Thinking about a holiday?

Why not check out Makin’ Tracks who offer inspirational tours in Europe for wheelchair users with a real appetite for travel.”We’re a small family company, and that’s exactly how we want to stay. Every tour is personally planned, escorted, & driven by ourselves, and since we’ve been doing this on & off for most of… Read more »

Self Compassion for Carers

Caring for the Carers – investigating an on-line mindfulness and self-compassion programme for carers of individuals with life limiting and terminal illness.  For more information click here.

What is the Heartbleed bug?

Good afternoon, You may have heard in the press recently about a major security threat from the ‘Heartbleed’ virus. Here is some further information about the issue and what steps you can take to help protect yourself. What is the Heartbleed bug? Heartbleed is a flaw in OpenSSL, the encryption standard used by the majority… Read more »