Supporting people and families living with progressive neurological conditions.
This is a specialist NHS service for adults in the Lothians living with a progressive neurological condition like Multiple Sclerosis, Huntington’s Disease, Multi-systems Atrophy, Cerebellar Ataxia and others.
Its multi-disciplinary team helps patients and their families to adapt, manage symptoms, plan for the future and deal with low mood, so that they can live well with their condition. Support is available at the clinic, at home or via video or phone call.
Their carer support officer provides unpaid carers with information and advice, including finances and benefits, emotional support, accessing respite breaks and making an emergency plan.
Contact Keith Lugton on 07972 248861.