Programs, workshops & events

At MSWA the safety and security of our Clients and staff are our priority. Please note some restrictions may apply during in-person workshops due to COVID-19, in respect to the WA’s Department of Health’s guidelines.

Please contact MSWA group coordinators for more information.

MSWA holds a variety of events throughout the year for people living with a neurological condition, their families and carers. These range from physical exercise to meditation and stress management to social interaction.

Take a look at the upcoming MSWA workshops below.

MSWA may subsidise funding for Clients without NDIS funding.

Social events

Peer Coffee Catch-Ups

Connect with others who live with MS to share experiences and ideas over a cup of coffee.

When: Monthly - Saturday mornings
Where:
PERTH METRO - Kingsley, northern suburbs, Fremantle, Kelmscott and Rockingham
SOUTH WEST - Bunbury and surrounds
RSVP:
Please register your interest with Dajana on 08 9365 4858 or Dajana.Tesevic@mswa.org.au

MSWA Social events MS coffee crew

Men's group

Come along to meet other men living with a neurological condition. Share challenges, ideas, information, and resources.

When: Thursday, 11 November
Where: MSWA Kelmscott
RSVP: Register your interest with Michaela on 08 9365 4839 or Michaela.Mundy@mswa.org.au

Men Hands

WOULD YOU LIKE TO ATTEND OR START UP A COFFEE PEER SUPPORT GROUP NEAR YOU?

If so, please contact MSWA Counsellor | Peer Support and Health Education Officer, Dajana on 08 9365 4858 or Dajana.Tesevic@mswa.org.au

PEER SUPPORT GROUPS

Northam MS peer support – sharing, connection and support

Join us for morning tea, a catch-up and to share information. Partners, or carers welcome.

When: Every three months on Wednesdays, 10am-12pm
Where: Bridgeley Community Centre, Northam.
Refreshments are provided.
RSVP: Register your interest with Dajana on 08 9365 4858 or Dajana.Tesevic@mswa.org.au

Peer support

Country Connect - online

Facilitated by MSWA Counsellors

An online support group connecting regional MSWA Clients living with a neurological condition.

  • Obtain support and meet others in a similar situation
  • Receive relevant education and information
  • Learn coping strategies and techniques such as stress management
  • Share ideas, management tips and techniques

When: Thursdays from 10am to 12pm
Where: Online, through Webex (video link will be sent each month)
RSVP:
Please register your interest with Dajana on 9365 4585 or Dajana.Tesevic@mswa.org.au or Karen at Karen.Brown@mswa.org.au

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Educational events

Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation

  • Curious about mindfulness and how it could help you?
  • Not sure what meditation is all about?
  • Looking to reduce stress and increase resilience?

A five week course of workshops with Eve, Parsons, MSWA Counsellor.

Intro to mindfullness picture

Come and learn some simple mindfulness practices in a small group setting. Discover ways of building mindfulness and meditation into your life.

MSWA Joondalup:

Tuesday 2nd November (ends 30th Nov) - 1:30pm-3:00pm

MSWA Beechboro:

Thursday 4th November (ends 2nd Dec) - 1:30pm –3:00pm

RSVP: Limited spaces available, bookings are essential. Please contact Eve Parsons, MSWA Counsellor at eve.parsons@mswa.org.au or 0427 124 391.

Children's MS Workshop

Come along to our free and interactive workshop for children 6-16 years old and their parents/carers. Learn about MS in a fun and safe environment.

Children will learn:

  • What is MS?
  • How does MS affect the body?
  • How do MS treatments work?

When: Thursday, 27 January, 2022 at 10am - 12pm
Where:
Yet to be confirmed
RSVP:
Places are limited! Please register your interest with Dajana on 9365 4585 or Dajana.Tesevic@mswa.org.au

Children MS Education

CONTACT US

If you'd like to find out more or participate in MSWA programs, please complete the form below and one of our friendly team members will contact you with more information.