Hello! This page is to help families find out about the resources we provide for young children.

Families can find out about our services for children and young people by contacting [email protected] or exploring the other pages in this web hub.

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MND Buddies

Find games, stories and things to do with our MND Buddies, Rini, Eric, Max, Carly and Ali. Find them at: www.mndbuddies.org

Head to their Meet us page first.

They can help you find out about MND. You can send in artwork and writing to their See it page, if you feel creative!


"MND Buddies is easy to understand and has lots of fun things to do."

From a child who knows someone with MND

See our books below too!

Illustration of the three families in our storybook

Why are things changing?

We have three stories to share about families and MND, in our storybook, Why are things changing?

The stories help explain some of the things that happen with MND.





"I like all the surprises the children made in the stories - the things they did for adults."

From a child who knows someone with MND

Listen to the stories with the MND Buddies, in Know it.

You can ask a grown-up to order a free copy of the storybook from:

Telephone: 0808 802 6262
Email: [email protected]

Illustration of a mum helping her son with activities in our workbook

When someone close has MND

We also have a workbook for you, When someone close has MND.

This has facts about MND and things to do and draw. It can help you talk with a grown-up about what's happening. This can help you with the changes that MND brings.



"The workbook really helped me."

From a child who knows someone with MND

You can ask a grown-up to order a free copy of the workbook from:

Telephone: 0808 802 6262
Email: [email protected]

Cover of Treasure box for young children aged 4-10

My Treasure Box

This box full of little gifts and activities can help a young child communicate about MND and build positive memories about the person they know with MND. The box can be decorated and personalised too, Our storybook with three family tales about MND is included.


Contact our MND Connect helpline to receive a Treasure Box (orders must be made by an adult), telephone: 0808 802 6262 or email: [email protected]

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Page last updated: 25 January 2023
Next review: January 2025