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.



Amaryllis Campaign Starts October 27

Both the Winnipeg and Brandon Chapters will be selling Amaryllis kits starting October 27, 2014. These kits come in an attractive gift box, and contain a premium Orange Soverign amaryllis bulb, pot, saucer and soil. Cost is $15 per kit.

In Winnipeg, contact Vern Barrett at 204-694-1779 or email at vbarrett@mts.net.

In Brandon, contact contact Maureen/Brent at 204-725-3191, or email at mmbm@mts.net


Thanks so much!!

Downloadable materials:

Amaryllis Poster (pdf)

Amaryllis Order Form (pdf)

Amaryllis letter in Word format suitable for emailing in an office or to a group. Insert your contact info and send it along.













HD Support Group

The Huntington Disease 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.

Contact Sandra Funk for more information.

Tel: 204-772-4617, or email


Brandon Support Worker Update

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.

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