Archive for March, 2012

  • Short Breaks

    The MS Society's new approach to short breaks phone 0131 335 4050 or email This can't be done through the

  • Individual Support Grants – update for Scottish Branches 2012

    Category                                                                                                  Max limit (£)  Home adaptations/ driveways/ hard standings                                                             3,500 Wheelchairs                                                                                                                         2,500 Scooters                                                                                                                               1,500 Special equipment - beds                                                                                                 1,500 Special equipment - chairs                                                                                               1,500 Motability deposits                                                                                                            1000 Car adaptations                                                                                                                  1000 Driving lessons                                                                                                                      500 Furnishings, flooring & domestic appliances                                                                    600 Post-adaptations remedial work                                                                                       600 Essential home repairs                                                                                                       600 Replacement boilers                                                                                                         2000 Removal costs                                                                                                                      500 Clinical aids/ equipment (FES/TENS

  • Grianan Gym

    Get Fit for Summer! Should anyone wish to use this facility, it can be booked through Chrissann Lifeguard at the Grianan day centre Make sure you have someone to accompany you as you must never be on you own, makes it more affordable as well!.  Remember - sign in and out in book at the front desk, also the book in the gym sign both under  MS Group Gym, other wise our slot will be taken! This facility cost £5 p/h, divided between all users, ( pay monthly) .       

  • March Branch Meeting

    Western Isles MS Branch Monthly  Meeting  Venue: Grianan Day Centre Date: 13/03/2012 The following were present: Angela Bryden, Muriel Mackenzie, Margaret Smith, Gary Macdonald, Paul Morrison and Christine Stewart. Apologies: Anne Macleod and Delphine Macdonald. Unfortunately, no February Branch Meeting. Minutes of previous meeting and Branch Accounts circulated and approved. Matters Arising: MS nurse - interviewing 27th March Hydrotherapy Pool - time change see web page Grianan Gym  booked - see web page Cake Break - should you wish to participate sign up online,

    • 20 March 2012
    • Category: Meetings
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