Support

Join us

There is no charge for membership of the FSH-MD Support Group as we rely on donations and fundraising events to cover our administration costs. As a member you will receive a welcome pack containing: welcome letter a copy of our “25 Questions” leaflet local contact list the latest addition of our newsletter the Muscular Dystrophy …

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Local contacts

Please contact Liz Williams, Chairman of the FSH-MD Support Group who will be happy to help point you in the right direction. Resources and web links change all the time so in the first instance please do not hesitate to contact the group via the fshgroup@hotmail.com email address for further be-spoke, up to date information.

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Local groups

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Equipment guide

We are not responsible for the contents of external websites or the suitability of products or advice given. Chairs to help sit to stand Read me Wheelchair clothing and fashion Read me Equipment to help get up from the floor Read me Neater Arm Support Read me Powered Beds Read me Toilet Frames and Bathroom Equipment …

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Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy and hydrotherapy are important treatments to maintain mobility and independence for as long as possible. The Neuromuscular Centre in Winsford, Cheshire is at present the only centre in the country able to offer specialised physiotherapy to people with Muscular Dystrophy and other Neuromuscular Conditions. Please visit their website for more information and how to …

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Useful Links

UK Links Muscular Dystrophy UK – www.musculardystrophyuk.org Neuromuscular Centre – www.nmcentre.com Neuromuscular Centre – Coventry http://nmc-midlands.co.uk/ Expert Patient Program – www.expertpatients.co.uk Treat MND, Neuromuscular Network – www.fshd-group.eu Direct.gov, Disabled People – www.direct.gov.uk Carers UK – www.carersuk.org Equality and Human Rights Commission – www.equalityhumanrights.com Motability – www.motability.co.uk Mobilise – www.mobilise.org Murray’s Muscles – www.murraysmuscles.co.uk NHS Direct – …

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