When you have a muscle-wasting condition – or are supporting someone who has – it’s vital to have access to the right information and advice. We’re here to help you get the support and care you need, wherever you live.

Whether you want to know more about a condition or about the practicalities of living with a muscle-wasting conditions, we’re here for you.

We offer a personal support system for people at their point of need, with a specialist helpline and free information. Last year we responded to more than 25,000 requests for help.

We can help you get the equipment, services and financial support you are entitled to. We can put you in touch with someone who knows what it’s like to live with muscle-wasting conditions. And our Support hub can show you support and services near you – including specialist teams and NHS Centres of Excellence.



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    Mum seeks answers on Translarna from NHS England

    Meeting set for today

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    "It's good to share information"

    "It is always good to share information" says Muscle Group Chair

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    Update on SMA clinical trial

    Isis reports encouraging results

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  • Bruce will be taking part in Move a Mile for Muscles for his friend Steve.

    Bruce Moves a Mile

    Bruce will be walking the West Highland Way

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Events calendar

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    Muscular Dystrophy UK Lobby in the Welsh Assembly

    8 July 2015

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    Wonder Woman Collections

    11 July 2015

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    South East Coast Muscle Group meeting in Ashford

    13 July 2015

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