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Let Outward Bound Show Your Full Potential

July 4, 2019 | Life with MS, Scholarships

Outward Bound is one of New Zealand’s leading organisations for showing people their full potential through outdoor challenge and adventure. They believe in experiential learning – or learning through doing. Meaning the student takes responsibility over the challenge ahead of them. Whether […]


We Need Goals: Eat Well and Listen

June 28, 2019 | Grants, Life with MS

It was day three of our Mount Arapiles six-day trip. The weather forecast was for a scorching hot day, and we decided to climb a route in the shade. Flicking through the guidebook, we found a route called “Eskimo Nell” […]


Have a say in the upcoming carers’ strategy consultation!

June 21, 2019 | Advocacy, Life with MS

If you are a family carer, please join the Government at an upcoming meeting to discuss priorities for the new Strategy Action Plan 2019-2023. The draft Action Plan covers a wide range of areas including payment for family carers, flexible […]


You might learn something life changing along the way

June 19, 2019 | Life with MS, Scholarships

I am Rachael Stott and I was diagnosed with ms in 2013. I had a severe first episode in February that year and a less severe one 4 months later. It was recommended I take Copaxane at that time, but […]


We Need Goals: Preparing for Mount Arapiles

June 14, 2019 | Grants, Life with MS

My climbing buddy Jake and I had travelled to Australia to climb at Mt Arapiles — a rock-climbing mecca. I was surprised when I first saw the red-orange escarpment rising out of flat Australian farmland. As a climber, the sight […]