To be the voice of all those affected by neurological conditions in Medway - a single point of access
- To defend and improve the quality of health and social care services available to those with neurological conditions
- To raise awareness of neurological conditions in Medway and the support services that are available
- To campaign for improved disability services and facilities
- To promote and support services/ therapies/ research projects aimed at improving health & wellbeing, e.g. Medway Skylarks
Our Participants: Currently we have 13 neurological charities and support groups participating in our Network, namely: Ataxia UK; Dystonia Society; FND Action (Functional Neurological Disorder); Headway Medway; Kent Brain Injury Forum; Medway Brain Tumour Support Group; Medway Dementia Action Alliance; Motor Neurone Disease Association; Multiple System Atrophy Trust; Parkinson’s UK (Medway Branch and Medway Working Age Group); and the Transverse Myelitis Society. We are also fully engaged with 8 major service providers in Medway with the following having a permanent seat on our quarterly Steering Group: Centre for Independent Living in Kent; Medway Healthwatch; Medway Voluntary Action; Medway Council (Health & Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee); and Medway Foundation Trust.
For a full list of our participants, and links to their websites, please see our Participants