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:



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.

Please help us make it a great one!

Click here for our Indy website.



Symposium 2015



When: Saturday, October 17, 2015,

Time: 11:45 am - 2:30 pm

Where: Sir William Stephenson Library, 765 Keewatin Street, Winnipeg

Webcast Presentations and discussion on Clinical Trials.

More details and registration info to follow.




October 10, 2015


Both the Winnipeg and Brandon Chapters will be selling Amaryllis kits starting October 17, 2015. 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 694-1779 or email at vbarrett@mts.net.

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


Thanks so much!!


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.



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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