Welcome to the Huntington Society of Manitoba Website

This site reflects the work of the Huntington Society of Canada in Manitoba through its volunteer chapters as well as its Individual and Family Services program.



Manitoba Events:

When: February 27-28, 2015

Where: Lockport to Bird Lake and return

Format: Snowmobilers participate in a 2-Day, 500 km Ride in Support of Care & Research for Huntington’s Disease


This event is limited to 25 riders and is currently sold out.

Our riders would really appreciate your support!

For event details, or to sponsor a rider/donate please visit our event website.

Questions or concerns? Please email Brett.






When: Saturday, June 6, 2015

Where: Assiniboine Park, Winnipeg Conservatory Area

Format: Family oriented Walk/Run event: 10k Race; 5k Race and 5k Fun Run/Walk

8:00 am On-site registration

9:30 am Run/Walk Start  

Hot Breakfast -10:00 - 11:30 am

at Conservatory Area; FREE to all participants

Check out the event website for details, to register, or to sponsor.

Need more information? email now.

The final tune up before the Manitoba Marathon!




Huntington Indy




When: Sunday, September 13, 2015

Where: Thunder Rapids Fun Park, Headingley

It's a great event with lots of actions and prizes. This our 20th Annual HD Indy - help us make it a great one!


Check back for more information or send email now.



HD Support Group

The HD Support Group provides the opportunity to meet others, share coping and problem-solving strategies, exchange information about HD and resources, and mutually support each other. The group is open to individuals with HD, family caregivers, people at risk for HD and other family members. The group meets from 7:00 to 8:30 pm, in room 202, 825 Sherbrook Street. Please call (204) 772-4617 or email sfunk@huntingtonsociety.ca for more information. 



Brandon Support Worker

Meg McConkey is the Individual and Family Services Support Worker for Brandon and the surrounding area.  Meg is an experienced social worker who has lived and worked in Brandon for many years. You may contact her by calling (204) 728-2449 and leaving a message or E-mail at






Newly Diagnosed or Looking for Support?

Please click here for information on Individual and Family Services.



Looking for Research News in Plain Language?

View www.hdbuzz.net


Looking for Current Research and Publications?

Please click here to visit the the Huntington Society of Canada website.

The Huntington Society of Canada in Manitoba is proud to be part of the Society for Manitobans with Disabilities (SMD) Self-Help Clearinghouse