Palliative care for MND

Motor neurone disease (MND) is a progressive and terminal disease that attacks the motor neurones, or nerves, in the brain and spinal cord.

Palliative care is active holistic care of people with advanced progressive illness. It involves:

  • management of pain and other symptoms
  • psychological support
  • social support
  • spiritual support.

The aim of palliative care is to achieve best quality of life for people and their families.

For further information and support contact our MND Connect helpline

mndconnect 0808 802 6262