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Description

MS & Parkinson's Southland is a non-profit organisation that provides ongoing support, education and advocacy for people with MS, Parkinson's, or Huntington's and their support networks. It also aims to educate the general public, employers and health professionals about these conditions and to actively encourage ongoing medical research.

We offer members: 

  • Information on Parkinson's and other Parkinsonism conditions
  • Regular up-to-date information through our national magazine
  • Responsible reporting of recent research and international experiences 
  • Books and audiovisual material
  • Local meetings and education programmes   
  • Activities such as exercise classes and speech therapy
  • Advice on health and welfare assistance available
  • Home visits from a field officer.

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral, Walk in

Hours

Mon – Fri 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Service Types

Advocacy

MS & Parkinson's Southland provides ongoing support, education and advocacy for people with MS, Parkinson's, or Huntington's and their support networks.

Home support

  • Needs assessment

Home visits from a field officer. 

Wellness / healthy lifestyle

  • Exercise and activity

MS & Parkinson's Southland offers activities such as exercise classes and speech therapy.

Charges

We offer an annual membership for a small donation to support our organisation. This enables reduced fees for some of our services such as the Erskine Holiday Home where fees do apply. Other services are free. Contact us to find out more.

Languages Spoken

English, Maori

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Southland

Contact Details

151 Gala Street
Queens Park
Invercargill
Southland 9810

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Street Address

151 Gala Street
Queens Park
Invercargill
Southland 9810

This page was last updated at 11:10AM on July 8, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by MS & Parkinson's Southland.