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Looking for Teenagers Living with SMA

Looking for Teenagers Living with SMA (Spinal Muscular Atrophy) to take part in market research White Rabbit Consulting is an independent research agency and we are giving you the opportunity to take part in some market research to share your experiences about living with SMA. The research is designed to better support teenagers who are [...]

MDA Supporting new Research project at Monash University

MDA Supporting new Research project at Monash University The Myopathy Research Team in at Monash University is looking for a PhD student to work on an exciting new project, funded by Muscular Dystrophy Australia www.mda.org.au and supervised by Dr Tamar Sztal. The aim of the project is to study inflammation in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]