It is crucial to remember that you are not alone.
There are a number of associations with people who have been in your position that can help you. It is more than likely that they can relate to exactly what you are going through.
Below are details of organisations you will find helpful:
The Spinal Injuries Association – www.spinal.co.uk
A national charity dedicated to helping the 40,000 spinal cord injured people in the UK rebuild their lives.
Motor Neurone Disease Association – www.mndassociation.org
The association is available for everyone, whether you are living with MND or close to someone who has been diagnosed.
Multiple Sclerosis Society – www.mssociety.org.uk
Fighting to improve treatment and care to help people with MS take control of their lives.
Huntington’s Disease Association – http://hda.org.uk
Supports people with Huntington’s disease, their friends, family and also the professionals who work with them.
Muscular Dystrophy UK – www.musculardystrophyuk.orgCan help you to access the right information and advice you need wherever you live.