Upcoming Events

The Mito Foundation Upcoming Events

 

Upcoming Events

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February

A Paediatric Mito Information Day will be held on Saturday 2 February 2019 at Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Melbourne.

Experts will present on the latest research and medical developments in mitochondrial disease (mito) specifically in regard to paediatric patients. A support group meeting will be held after the event, providing you with an opportunity to meet others in the mito community.

Date: Saturday 2 February 2019
Time: TBC
Venue: Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Melbourne

Click here to view the preliminary program.

To RSVP for the Information Day and support group meeting, click here.

Mito Information Days are open to everyone affected by mito, whether you, or a family member, are waiting for a diagnosis, have recently been diagnosed or have had mito for some time.


March

An Information Day will be held on Saturday 9 March 2019 at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, Perth.

Experts will present on the latest research and medical developments in mitochondrial disease (mito). A support group meeting will be held after the event, providing you with an opportunity to meet others in the mito community.

Date: Saturday 9 March 2019 
Time: TBC
Venue: Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, PerthTo RSVP for the Information Day and support group meeting, click here.Mito Information Days are open to everyone affected by mito, whether you, or a family member, are waiting for a diagnosis, have recently been diagnosed or have had mito for some time.


Ongoing

Albury Support GroupThe Mito Foundation Support Groups

A support group in Albury has been set up for patients suffering with muscular degeneration. The sessions are designed to be flexible, informal catch-ups where patients can share experiences and offer emotional and practical support. There are also presentations by relevant guest speakers on occasion. Meetings are held on the last Friday of the month at the Commercial Club Albury.

For more information, please call Craig on 0401 473 340.


NDIS Upcoming EventsNDIS National Disability Insurance Scheme

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) provides tailored individualised support to Australians with disabilities, as well as their families and carers.The scheme aims to enable people to exercise more choice and control in their lives, through an individualised funding model that correlates with their ongoing disability support needs.The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) holds regular information sessions on the NDIS.

Please check back here for regular updates on information sessions. View a list of events.

Planning Your Own Event?  Are you planning an event in support of the Mito Foundation?   If so, please let us know by emailing info@mito.org.au