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Types of care and who provides them

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“We see so many professionals. We have a list on our fridge – there are around 20 of them: consultant, palliative care, occupational therapist…” Person with MND

There is a wide range of support available if you are diagnosed with MND or Kennedy’s disease, or supporting someone as a carer. For details about our own services, see Getting help. Explanations about types of health and social care are also included, as appropriate, in our information resources – or select from the following.

Who is involved?
Your GP and community health care team
Specialist healthcare
MND care centres and networks
Adult social care services
Specialist palliative care services
Respite care
Residential and nursing care homes
Emergency and urgent support
Care following a hospital stay
NHS continuing healthcare
Support from other organisations
Tell us your thoughts on the About MND area of the website  information-standard-small Page last updated: 08/17
Next review: 05/19

For further information and support, contact our MND Connect helpline:
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See our online forum for support and sharing with others affected by MND:
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