Welcome to the Huntington Society of Manitoba Website

This site reflects the work of the Huntington Society of Canada in Manitoba through its volunteer chapters as well as its Individual and Family Services program.

 

 

Manitoba Events:

 

 

May is Huntington Disease Awareness Month

 

Click here to see what Light IT UP for HD is all about. Send pics of our events to their Facebook and Twitter sites, or email.

 

Manitoba Sites are:

May 9 - RBC Convention Centre, Winnipeg

May 11 - The Merch (Merchant's Hotel, Selkirk

----starts at 8 pm - come on out for a good time!

May 13-19 - The Forks Canopy, Winnipeg

 

 

 

 

 

Walk/Run to Cure HD

 

 

When: Saturday, June 2, 2018

Where: Assiniboine Park, Winnipeg Conservatory Area

Format: Family oriented Walk/Run event: 5k Fun Walk/Run; 10K Fun Run

8:00 am On-site registration

9:00 am Walk/Run Start  

Hot Breakfast - 10:00 -> 11:00 am

at Conservatory Area; FREE to all participants

Click here for our colour brochure.

Click here for our b/w (printer friendly) brochure.

Click here for our online registration and pledging site.

Need more information? email now.

 

 

 

Winnipeg's

Huntington Indy

Go-Kart

Challenge

 

 

When: Sunday, September 9, 2018

Where: Thunder Rapids Fun Park, Headingley

It's a great family-oriented event with lots of actions and prizes. This our 23rd Annual HD Indy -

- help us make it a great one!

More info coming soon.

Need more information? Send email now.

 

Is Your Motor Running??

 

 

HD Support Group

The HD Support Group provides the opportunity to meet others, share coping and problem-solving strategies, exchange information about HD and resources, and mutually support each other. The group is open to individuals with HD, family caregivers, people at risk for HD and other family members. The group meets from 7:00 to 8:30 pm, in room 202, 825 Sherbrook Street. Please call (204) 772-4617 or email mbenjamin@huntingtonsociety.ca for more information. 

 

Brandon Support Worker

For support services in the Barndon and Westman Area, please contact Marla Benjamin at 1- (204) 772-4617 or email mbenjamin@huntingtonsociety.ca for more information. 

Newly Diagnosed or Looking for Support?

Please click here for information on Individual and Family Services.

Looking for Research News in Plain Language?

View www.hdbuzz.net

Looking for Current Research and Publications?

Please click here to visit the the Huntington Society of Canada website.

The Huntington Society of Canada in Manitoba is proud to be part of the Society for Manitobans with Disabilities (SMD) Self-Help Clearinghouse