Category: support

Support for families affected by MND

Zoom – Tuesday 12th January 2021, 6:45pm – 8pm

How the MND Association supports children, young people and families affected by MND

Any diagnosis of MND is devastating. However, a diagnosis can have a devastating effect on whole families, including any children or young people.

I am pleased to say that we will…


Money, Benefits and MND – learn about the support available to people with MND, their carers and families

Zoom  – Tuesday 8th December 2020, 6.30pm – 8pm

The last thing people should think about after a diagnosis of MND is money. However, more often than not, it is the first thing that people worry about.

We will be joined by Rosemary Bell, Welfare Adviser from the Newcastle MND Care Centre, to find out more about…


Tuesday 24th November 8 – 9:30pm – Feeling Fatigued?

Caring for our Carers

‘This year, people across the country are continuing to face more challenges as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. Many people are taking on more caring responsibilities for their relatives and friends who are disabled, ill or older and who need support.

They need to be recognised for the difficulties they are experiencing,…


Local support information for Families, Carers and People affected by MND

All information correct as of 16/06/2020.

Download in printable format (pdf)

MND Association – North East

David Whalley – Area Support Coordinator

T: 01604800613

M: 07966396094

E: david.whalley@mndassociation.org

Monthly Carer sessions held via Zoom. Please contact David for joining details.

MND Association Tyne and Wear Branch:

Contact: Marian Dent, marian@mnd-tyneandwear.org.uk

Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/tynewearbranch

Twitter: https://twitter.com/MNDTyneAndWear

MND Association Northumberland Group:

Contact: David…


Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter – issue 96

Issue 96 of the Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter is available for download (pdf).


Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter

Issue 91 of the Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter is available for download (pdf).


Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter – June 2016

Issue 78 of the Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter is available for download here.


Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter – February 2016

Issue 76 of the Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter is available for download here.


Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter – December 2015

Issue 75 of the Newcastle MND Centre Newsletter is available for download here.