Muscular dystrophy and related conditions cause muscles to waste and weaken. More than 70,000 people in the UK are affected.
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Friday 21 February 2014

Announcing our Advocacy Ambassadors network

The Muscular Dystrophy Campaign is thrilled to announce a brand new Advocacy Ambassadors network to enable the charity to support more people and families living with rare muscle-wasting conditions across England.

After overwhelming interest, we have now recruited over 20 Advocacy Ambassadors across England. We will be introducing each of new Advocacy Ambassadors, who are all affected – directly or indirectly – by a neuromuscular condition throughout January.

Watch our short video to find out what advocacy means to some of our new Ambassadors

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The project, made possible by a grant from the Big Lottery Fund Reaching Communities programme, has seen the appointment of Advocacy Ambassadors who will form the foundations of a new peer-to-peer network across England.

Read more and find an Advocacy Ambassador in your local area. For more information about the network please get in touch at ambassadors@muscular-dystrophy.org

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