MJD Foundation

News & Events


Walking and Moving AboutJul 2018 - "Walking and Moving About", MJD Research keeping people stronger for longer. Watch the video here =>More

Birthday CakeJun 2018 - MJDF celebrates our 10th birthday in Darwin and on Groote Eylandt =>More

Disability Service Model CoverMay 2018 - Publication "MJD Foundation - Disability Service Delivery Model - A review of the MJD Foundation's disability service delivery model: contrast and comparison to traditional disability service models." =>View here
Strategic Plan 2018-2021Mar 2018 - MJDF launches Strategic Plan 2018-2021 =>View here
Ten Summits ChallengeMar 2018 - Ten Summits Challenge raises more than $26,000 for MJD Research =>Find out more
Feb 2018 - MJDF Submission to the Parliamentary Joint Standing Committee - NDIS Market Readiness =>Download

Annual Report 2016-17Dec 2017 - MJDF Annual Report 2016-2017 => Download

MJDF Bequest BrochureDec 2017 - MJDF Bequest brochure is now available =>Download
BIG Research WorkshopOct 2017 - MJDF Paper Published in the Australian & New Zealand Continence Journal where we discuss bladder issues, MJD, and specific challenges for our clients - "Urinary continence and living with Machado-Joseph disease: Insights from a literature review and experience of the Machado-Joseph Disease Foundation" =>Download
BIG Research WorkshopAug 2017 - MJDF staff recently attended the Better Indigenous Genetic (BIG) Health services workshop at the Uni of Melbourne =>More
ZebrafishAug 2017 - Exciting results from the Zebrafish research lab in Sydney published in The Australian and Journal of Neuroscience =>More
Parliament of AustAug 2017 - MJDF Submission to the Parliamentary Joint Standing Committee - NDIS Transitional Arrangements =>Download
Ferris wheelJul 2017 - MJDF NDIS Unit Costing review - comparing NDIS pricing to actual MJDF costs =>Download
PCJuly 2017 - MJDF Submission to the Productivity Commision's Position Paper on NDIS costs =>Download 
GR2017 presentersMay 2017 - the MJDF in collaboration with VIC Clinical Genetics Services toured 6 locations in 5 days to deliver 9 genetic education workshops on Machado Joseph Disease to 119 health professionals =>More
Minister_ScullionMar 2017 - Federal Court Appeal re ABA funding Successful against Minister Scullion
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News for 2015 here.2015

2014News for 2014 here.
2013News for 2013 here.
2012News for 2012 here.
2011News for 2011 here.
2010News for 2010 here.
News for 2009 here.  2009
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Coming Events

International MJD Conference2020 - COMING SOON - the annoucement of the International MJD Conference (Darwin, NT) 2020 date.

Ongoing - if you wish to give a small gift to one of our clients, you can donate an iTunes gift card as part of our social and emotional wellbeing project.

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