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Sarah Heard – ChallengeMD Goldfields 2017

On the ChallengeMD! Goldfields 2016 last year I took my mountain bike and returned a changed person having finally had a go on a road bike (thanks Chris!). Now that I have a road bike (and brightly coloured Lycra), time to put it to good use by cycling 450km through the Victorian goldfields to raise [...]

By | 2018-06-01T03:49:07+00:00 August 30th, 2017|ambassador, ChallengeMD, Event, fundraising|0 Comments

NDIS – implementation will create a new landscape

All great changes are preceded by uncertainty With the roll-out of the NDIS, the service delivery landscape in the disability sector will forever change in Australia. For some, this change will bring a certainty in the sourcing of support services while for others it will raise unrealistic expectations of what the NDIS will provide to [...]

By | 2018-06-01T03:49:10+00:00 November 30th, 2016|about, Boris M Struk, policies, Support Services|0 Comments

Link MDA

"LinkMDA!" Program The MDA relies on the support of the private and corporate sector for the income generated to underwrite most of its programs. So... this is an opportunity to promote the MDA on your website, and it's easy to link to "The Home of MDA" Simply download the button below and place on your [...]

By | 2018-07-09T14:58:37+00:00 October 25th, 2016|Comments Off on Link MDA

Volunteer Assist

Volunteer Assist We have many opportunities for members of the community to volunteer their services in a worthy and rewarding environment. From general administration, helping with the many special adult and children’s activities or helping with the many special fundraising events we have at MDA. Opportunities to volunteer include National Superhero Week, Run for Strength [...]

By | 2018-07-09T13:30:31+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Comments Off on Volunteer Assist

Student Placement

Student Placement MDA provides student placements both on and off site, running four camps per year which allow clients to have 24 hour 1:1 care. The client experiences a wide range of activities and the carers get the all-important opportunities to care for a client that has a disability. The cares also come to know [...]

By | 2018-07-09T13:30:46+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Comments Off on Student Placement

Non-Government Liaison

Non-Government Liaison MDA aims to provide support to external agencies, which in turn further supports our clients. Councils, care providers, allied service providers and more all access our expertise on the condition, the timeline and any equipment providers we may have access to. In the case of supporting Case Managers, our information and background in [...]

By | 2018-07-09T12:42:25+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Comments Off on Non-Government Liaison

Muscle Clinic

Muscle Clinic A world-first initiative, the MDA Neuromuscular Clinic is funded by MDA (we have invested in excess of $1.5 million) is an initiative work alongside Neurologists and their team of specialist, all forming part of the medical team monitoring and caring for our clients. We work in conjunction with RCH team to provide the [...]

By | 2018-07-06T16:44:27+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Comments Off on Muscle Clinic

Information Services

Information Services “The Home of MDA“ was the first MD web presence established in 1995, is our main method of circulating information . Through The Home of MDA we are able to provide up-to-date, expert information. Currently we have translations available in more than 18 languages, making it easier for the family to discuss the [...]

By | 2018-07-05T11:01:24+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Comments Off on Information Services