Our sincere thanks once again to the MK Community Foundation for the latest grant (Covid Recovery). This will enable us to continue operating into the new year 2021 providing much needed therapies for our members. We are extremely grateful to the Community Foundation for their continued support of our charity.
Milton Keynes has now been in Tier 4 for some time and the number of Covid-19 cases has been rising sharply, especially since the emergence of a new more infectious strain. Consequently, the Therapy Centre will remain closed for at least part of January. We have to take account of the serious risks to people’s health andContinue reading “January 2021”
Thank you Fran Leighton for donating over £450 from running Zoom yoga classes over the past few months. Fran started the classes in the summer and has been running weekly sessions ever since. It’s a very cosmopolitan group with people taking part from all over the world. Rather than taking payment for herself, Fran askedContinue reading “Donation”
Many thanks to Martin Sheaf (son of our member John Sheaf), whose company, Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services Ltd of Northampton, has very kindly donated new uniforms for our volunteers. I hope you will agree they look very smart. Thank you John and Martin.
Hello again. We weren’t expecting to be in touch again so soon, but the government’s announcement that there will be a second lockdown has forced us to clarify our situation. On Sunday the Directors of Milton Keynes Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Group (MKMSTG), with the support of members of the Management Group, carefully considered the latest Government guidance regardingContinue reading “Latest Lockdown”
I wanted to use a more succinct phrase for the title of this post, but I thought I might get into trouble. You have to be careful online these days! Fact is though, the autumn has well and truly arrived and winter will inevitably follow. Having had to close in March at the onset ofContinue reading “Winter Is On The Way”
Now that we have had a successful month of hyperbaric oxygen therapy for our members, we are confident that restarting our massage and reflexology therapies will be just as successful. Our first appointments are on Tuesday 8th September and we plan to run sessions on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. It is great that after allContinue reading “Massage and Reflexology”
On 3rd August, we reopened our doors to some of our members for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. This was as a result of lots of planning and hard work to ensure that we could open in a Covid-secure manner. The centre has been professionally cleaned as you can see from the picture. We have restricted numbersContinue reading “Back To Work”
We are very happy to announce that, after a lot of hard work, we will be re-opening the centre for oxygen therapy on August 3rd. After a full turning-out of the contents of the centre, everything has been thoroughly cleaned and procedures have been put in place to make sure that our members and volunteersContinue reading “Reopening”
We are delighted to tell you that MK Community Foundation has awarded us an emergency grant of £4200. This will help us enormously to put everything in place to reopen in August. We would like to thank the MK Community Foundation for this funding to support our re-opening.