Charity sporting legends game

WE HAVE EXCITING NEWS! Huntington’s Queensland has been selected (along with the Carl Web MND foundation) to receive the proceeds of the Sporting Legends Rugby League Charity game on Saturday October 14. This is a great opportunity to witness NRL legends in their element while supporting Huntington’s Queensland. Visit Ticketek to purchase tickets to what […]

Survey closes Friday

REMINDER❕ Our annual survey closes this Friday. If you haven’t already done so please complete our survey. We would appreciate your honest opinions to help to improve our services. Your feedback will help to shape the work we do with you, your family, and many others. All responses are anonymous.

Please tell us what you think | 2023 Survey

As part of our mission to provide the best services we can to you and our HD community, our team is seeking your feedback on our services. Please complete the survey, which should take about 10 minutes.  We would appreciate your honest opinions to help to improve our services. Your feedback will help to shape the […]

Sage pharmaceutical study

We are excited to announce the opportunity for people to become involved in the Sage pharmaceutical study in Brisbane. Please contact the Neuroscience team below for more information. “The Sage Pharmaceuticals Study is a 4-month pharmaceutical trial focusing on the impact of a new medication on cognitive function in individuals with early manifest Huntington’s Disease. More information […]

Huntington’s Australia Update

As a valued member of our community, we continue to keep you up to date with Huntington’s Australia (HA) developments. Huntingtons Queensland and HA have sought legal advice regarding the transfer and sharing of information for members, clients, supporters, donors and partners. Considering we have set up the new national organisation to support people affected […]

Notice to pass information

As a valued member of our community we would like to share information from Huntington’s Australia around the transfer of data. Part of the merger implementation plan is to create one system to carry all of our data, which will make it easier for our families and staff to work together across the states. If […]

Christmas Closure

Our office will be close at midday on Friday 23 December 2022 and reopen on Monday 9 January 2023. If you would like our staff to contact you when we return please leave a phone message or email us on admin@huntingtonsqld.org.au. Merry Christmas!

HD Buzz update

A new imaging tool means that scientists can now directly measure the levels of the toxic huntingtin protein in animal models of Huntington’s disease. HD Buzz explain

Change to office hours

Due to the current weather emergency in South East Queensland our staff will not be in the office for the next few days. We are of course available via phone or email, so please leave a message and we will contact you as soon as possible. Stay safe everyone!

Study into ehealth literacy

Researchers at Edith Cowan University are undertaking a research study investigating health literacy and ehealth literacy in individuals living with neurological conditions and caregivers. The information gathered from this study will help to understand whether health information is being communicated appropriately for people living with neurological conditions. If you would like to participate please visit […]