Notice of Special General Meeting

When: Saturday 10th October 2020 Time: 1:30 pm Where: Cargill Enterprises, 199 Hillside Rd, Dunedin 9012 Attendance via Zoom is possible. No voting is possible by Zoom, a proxy form will need used. Please support the Society by attending this event. Only Financial Members have the right to vote. Members need to have joined by …

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COVID-19 Update

Wash Hands

Adapted from: msnz.org.nz/covid-19-advice-for-patients/ and msnz.org.nz/novel-coronavirus-covid-19/ Financial Assistance MS Otago Service We are still open but can only help by phone and online. The easiest way to get hold of our support worker is to call us on 03 455 5894 and choose option 2. We’ll be back working on Monday. Key sources of information Guidance …

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Dunedin Rooms Closure & alternative arrangements

8 Baker Street

MS Otago is having to prevent access to most of 8 Baker Street due to safety concerns. Willing Workers and Life Unlimited continue to operate from 8 Baker Street using the rear entrance. We have arranged alternative venues for regular meetings. Monday meetings Monday meetings will be held each Monday at Mitre 10 Mega CafĂ© …

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Do you have the skills to help MS Otago navigate our future?

Board with Post-Its

MS Otago is run by a committee of volunteers. The Committee has the responsibility of the governance of MS Otago and we need a range of skills to help us navigate our future. We are encouraging capable people who care about great lives for people with MS to join us! The Committee has the job …

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MS Otago AGM 2020

AnnualGeneralMeeting When: Saturday 22nd February 2020Time: 2.00 pmWhere: Cargill Enterprises, 199 Hillside Road, South Dunedin, Dunedin 9012 **Please note new venue** Please support the Society by attending this event. Only Financial Members have the right to vote, you need to have become a member by 31 January 2020 to vote. Do you have the skills …

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Measles Update from MS New Zealand

injection being given

Adapted from msnz.org.nz/measles What you need to know New Zealand is currently going through a measles outbreak with over 1059 confirmed cases nationwide and 20 of these in the SDHB area according to press reports. Where possible vaccination is your best protection. However, the MMR immunisation is a live attenuated vaccine. For people with MS …

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