Schweizerische Muskelgesellschaft

Non Member, Switzerland

Region covered:

German speaking, Rhaeto-Romanic and Italian parts of Switzerland

Branches/chapters:

0

Date founded: 1974

Contacts

  • Franzika Mattes

Address:

Kanzleistrasse 80,
8004 Zürich,
Switzerland

Phone:

+41 1 245 80 30

Fax:

+41 1 245 80 31

Email:

info@muskelgesellschaft.ch

Website:

www.muskelgesellschaft.ch

Activities

Schweizerische Muskelgesellschaft Activities

  • Raise awareness of neuromuscular disorders
  • Information on disease and related problems to patients, families, the public and specialists
  • Welfare assistance
  • The setup of neuromuscular centres in the covered region
  • Newsletter for members three times a year
  • Special information services for ALS/MND patients and families concerning care, rehabilitation, social insurances and all forms of help in daily life
  • Set up and support of self help groups, especially for people with ALS/MND
  • Organisation of summer and computer holiday camps for children and adults with neuromuscular diseases
  • Training for carers
  • Financial help in case of need