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 Members without NDIS funding.

Social events

MS 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:
Kingsley, northern suburbs, Fremantle, Kelmscott and Rockingham
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: Four times a year, dates/times yet to be confirmed
Where: MSWA Kelmscott and MSWA Mandurah
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, first group on Wednesday, 24 February
Where: Bridgeley Community Centre, Northam
RSVP: Register your interest with Dajana on 08 9365 4858 or Dajana.Tesevic@mswa.org.au

Peer support

Neuro Carers Support Groups

Bi-monthly sessions, facilitated by MSWA Counsellors

Are you caring for a person with a neurological condition such as MND or a brain tumour?

Share thoughts and feelings about caring, identify ways of coping with stress and reflect on the stages of caring and get support.

Refreshments are provided, and free parking is available.

When: Tuesdays 2pm – 4pm, every two months – Connolly
Mondays 2pm – 4pm, every two months – MSWA Wilson
Where: Wilson and Connolly
RSVP: Please register your interest for Wilson with Liesl on 08 9365 4801 or Liesl.Murdoch@mswa.org.au
Register your interest for Connolly with Eve on 08 9365 4839or Eve.Parsons@mswa.org.au

Neuro carer group

Country Connect - online

A regular 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.

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

Peer Connect Square Orange

I'm FINE Peer Support Group

A space to come together, to support and be supported whilst sharing the MS experience.

When: Tuesday, 16 February for Butler and Tuesday 2, March for Beechboro
Where: MSWA Beechboro and MSWA Butler
RSVP: Beechboro - Register your interest for Beechboro with Kath on 0419 847 897 or Kathryn.Budzinska@mswa.org.au
Butler -
Register your interest for Butler with Sandy on 0417 604 365 or Sandra.Suverijn@mswa.org.au

Im fine group Beechboro

Educational events

Let’s get creative!

Do you have an interest in art, craft or being creative? Would you like the opportunity to explore how getting creative can help with your wellbeing?
If this sounds like something you would be interested in, please join us at this group where you will have the opportunity to experience different creative activities including art and craft, music and imagery.

When: Commencing Thursday 4, March and then 2-hour sessions fortnightly
RSVP:
Please register your interest with Meagan on 08 6454 2804 or Meagan.Butler@mswa.org.au

Get creative

Art class – expression of interest

Would you like to create some art but don’t know where to start?
Join a qualified Art Therapist who will help you to explore the creative process of art with the use of different mediums (inks, acrylic pouring, paint pens) using collage, symbols and mark making.

When: Commencing Thursday, 4 March and then 2-hour sessions fortnightly
Where: MSWA Vasse
RSVP: Please register your interest with Shaun by Monday, 1 March on 08 6454 2815 or Shaun.Spicer@mswa.org.au

Art class

Newly diagnosed MS information night

Have you been diagnosed with MS in the last 2 years? Do you want to know more about MS and hear from others living with MS?

Join us for this free session for Clients and their family/support person.

When: March, June and September
Where: MSWA Rockingham, MSWA Belmont, Tuart Hill (location to be confirmed soon)
RSVP: Register your interest with Dajana on 08 9365 4858 or Dajana.Tesevic@mswa.org.au

MS info night

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.