The MND Association is the only charity in England, Wales and Northern Ireland focused on MND care, research and campaigning. Separate organisations cover Scotland (www.mndscotland.org.uk) and the Republic of Ireland (http://imnda.ie)
In Northern Ireland there is a regional care centre based at the Royal Victoria hospital Belfast. The MND Association employ a Regional Care Development Adviser who is in touch with people living with MND and who works to influence local health and social care service providers. In Northern Ireland there is also a Northern Ireland branch committee and a network of volunteer Association Visitors who visit individuals and their families with MND and who provide information and support.