The National Multiple Sclerosis Trust’s National Multiple Sclerosis Trust Week will take place from June 28 to July 3, 2021. We are looking for people who want to collect data for us with their cell phones. You can collect the mobile from the sofa, garden chair or chairs! Will it help fight multiple sclerosis (MS)?
That MS has a huge impact on (young people’s) lives and has many different faces, the MS Fund is currently making clear in the new “Face It Up” campaign. MS breaks nerves.”
The campaign includes five people with MS: Carla, Winston, Carlene, Kevin, and Vera. They vary in age and all are at a different stage in life, but they have one thing in common: All five have MS. On www.nationaalmsfonds.nl/faceit they show in a way how the disease affects their lives and what the different complaints and cycles there are.
Face it. MS breaks nerves
In the Netherlands, 25,000 people suffer the consequences of chronic and exacerbated MS every day. This campaign not only literally puts a face on MS, but also calls for a show of the severity of the disease. A literal connection is made with the nervous system, but also a connection to the emotional side of the disease and what this does to patients.
There is an urgent need for research
There is no solution for MS yet. Researchers do not know how MS develops or how the disease can be treated. So more research is urgently needed. The National MS Trust spends the proceeds of MS Group Week on scientific research into better treatments and a better quality of life for people with MS.
Be a collector!
We are looking for mobile collectors. They collect with their mobile phone, and this can be done very easily from work or from home.
The proceeds from the National Assembly Week are making a difference for the 25,000 people in the Netherlands who have to live every day with a literally nerve-wracking illness. So research into MS and our fight against multiple sclerosis must continue
More information or registration: www.nationaalmsfonds.nl/collecteren