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We run an information line for anyone wanting to know more about motor neurone disease, including people with a diagnosis, family members, carers and health/care workers. The information line number is 07 3372 9004 and the service is available from 9am to 4pm, Tuesday to Thursday.

Our small team can provide you with information about motor neurone disease, services in Queensland, current research and upcoming events (such as information nights and awareness-raising events).
Also visit mndcare.net.au for more information about motor neurone disease (especially helpful for health professionals).

Support

Once you have registered as a client of MND Queensland, our regional advisors can offer you information and advice about living with MND as well as suggestions for other services you may need over time.

Equipment loan

We carry more than 300 pieces of equipment in our loan library. Registered clients can access items such as air mattresses, bath transfer benches, beds, hoists, shower and toilet commodes, recliner chairs and wheelchairs as well as communication devices and other specialist aids to help maintain independence and quality of life.

Regional Advisors 

Regional advisors are qualified health professionals with specific knowledge and experience related to MND. Regional advisors are available to support people living with MND. This support is available to:
•    People who have MND
•    Family members carers and other people close to the person living with MND
•    Health and community care providers.
Regional Advisors can provide telephone support to clients, carers and families and/or visit clients in their own homes for a comprehensive assessment. All services are professional and confidential. Our services include;

•    Emotional support around new diagnosis, carer concerns and other stressors
•    Provision of information about MND and its management
•    Referral to Health Professionals and Service Providers in the local community
•    Provision of equipment and aids from the MND Association’s equipment pool
•    Advocacy
•    Liaison with other members of the health care team to ensure optimum service provision and quality of life for people living with MND.

You can contact your MND QLD regional advisor by calling (07) 3372 9004 Mon-Fri, 8.30am-4.30pm

Carer Support

Carers QLD & the MND Association aims to provide information, support and resources for you as a Carer. We would like to invite you to attend the bi-monthly meetings of the MND Carers support Group as it is a great opportunity to find out more about the support and services to assist you in your caring role. The meetings are an opportunity to share your own experiences and to learn from each other in a supportive environment that may assist you in your caring role .This is a great opportunity for carers to meet in a relaxed environment.
When Wednesdays -bi monthly- Feb 6, April 3, June 5, Aug 7, Oct 2, Dec 4
Time 11 am - 1 pm
Location Italian Club, I8 Fairway Drive Clear Island Waters
Come along and enjoy a sandwich a cuppa & company
Please RSVP To Chris by Tue prior
mobile 0421 252 455


Also visit mndcare.net.au for more information about motor neurone disease (especially helpful for health professionals).

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