New for 2016 – Come and sing with us! Singing is an excellent form of therapy and exercise and singing as a group can be great fun. Kim Lloyd, who is a very experienced vocal coach will be running a singing group at the Centre every Friday at 1 – 1.45pm from Friday 8th January. […]
In this article our very own Jill Tompkins talks to Candis Magazine about her experiences of living with MS and being a member of Kent MS Therapy Centre. The Big Give The Candis Big Give raised £5,850 for KMSTC which will help us to extend the provision of hydrotherapy from three to five days a week, so that […]
On Friday 12th February 2016, the Kent MS Therapy Centre held its first fundraising Murder Mystery event at the Centre. The event was a sell-out, with many of those coming along to their first event at the MS Therapy Centre. The audience left the crisp cold winter’s night behind them as they entered into the […]
Promising Oxygen Therapy Results for Fibromyalgia It’s been a great day at the centre today, one of our fibromyalgia sufferers having Oxygen Therapy is having some amazing results after only 14 sessions. She reports far less pain, she’s able to walk faster, her balance has improved and she has more energy than she’s had in […]
We’re absolutely delighted to have been shortlisted for the Kent Charity Awards 2016. In an announcement last week, we discovered that we’re in very good company for the awards that celebrate the hard work of charities across the county. ‘To be shortlisted for these awards is really pleasing and highlights the value that KMSTC has to its […]
Thank you to everyone who nominated Kent MS Therapy Centre in Canterbury Bike Ride and Folkestone Half Marathon. We’ve had confirmation that we’ll be given a donations of £1,500 and £2,258.44 respectively!
Congratulations to our Christmas Draw winners: 1st Prize Mrs Schuwmann from Whitstable 2nd Prize Mr Wheeler from Kent 3rd Prize Ms Hill from Kent 4th Prize Mr Hackshall from Kent
A warm welcome to Victoria Wilsher who has joined the Centre’s team as a Community Fundraiser. Victoria will be looking after after all of the Community fundraising activities for the Centre in close partnership with Helen, the members, volunteers and friends of the Centre. Make sure you go and say hello if you’re dropping in!
Thank you to everyone who supported us in this year’s Big Give Christmas Challenge. We’re delighted to say that we’ve managed to exceed our £4k target with £1,500 being raised in the first 8 minutes of the challenge going live! That’s an amazing achievement and we couldn’t have done it without you! Thank you.
Photo: From left to right: KMSTC support manager Karen Middlemiss, Professor James and Petra Kliempt by our Oxygen Therapy chamber. Our Oxygen Therapy chamber is the only one of its kind in East Kent. While it’s well known that many of our members with MS rely on it to help ease daily symptoms, fewer realise it’s […]