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Play the lottery in support of MS-UK

You can help MS-UK continue supporting people affected by multiple sclerosis (MS). MS-UK wants to be there for anyone affected by MS, whether someone is awaiting a diagnosis or has been living with the condition for years. It only costs £1 per entry into the draw each week and you could be a winner! To make a donation direct to MS-UK visit www.ms-uk.org/donate.

MS-UK’s vision is to improve the understanding of multiple sclerosis and provide support where it is needed most.

MS-UK was established in 1993 and is a small national charity that supports anyone affected by multiple sclerosis, to empower them to live healthier and happier lives.


MS is a disease of the central nervous system (your brain and spinal cord). MS-UK provides vital services such as a national helpline, a bi-monthly magazine, a wellness centre based in Essex and the only national counselling service for people living with MS in the UK.

MS-UK supports anyone affected by MS through key services.

Where your money goes

MS-UK receive 60p in every £1 lottery play

MS-UK News

Fundraising Ideas During Lockdown

Over the last ten weeks, the world has changed dramatically with fundraising events and normal life coming to a grinding halt. This has left many charities feeling lost and struggling to gain donations whilst trying to keep their services running for many patients and their families. The lockdown has left many feeling thankful for the […]

An Introduction to Our Charity Partners – Part 1

If you keep up to date with make a smile lottery on social media, you may have noticed a few weeks ago we gave you a brief introduction to some of our incredible charity partners. On this week’s blog, we are giving a more in-depth insight into who our partners are and what they do […]

Why Local Charities Need Your Support

Despite everything around us feeling like it has come to a grinding halt, local charities are working harder than ever before to ensure they are able to keep their doors open to their visitors and patients during the pandemic. A lot of volunteers are unable to work which means organisations who heavily rely on voluntary […]

How You Can Still Support Your Chosen Charity During the Pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic is becoming deeply concerning for the UK as well as globally. Despite the UK being heavily restricted, charities remain open to deliver their care and support to hundreds of families. Due to being partly funded, they need your support now more than ever. Many local charities have had to cancel their fundraising […]

Discover what it’s like being part of the MS-UK cheer squad!

There is something very special about volunteering at a national event…you realise we’re all in it together. Every race marshal, every charity, every runner, every cyclist, every volunteer – together we’re making it possible for the event to happen. This year you could be part of the MS-UK cheer squad and really make a difference! […]

Colchester Half Marathon choose MS-UK as charity partners!

2018 is a very special year for MS-UK, as we will be charity partners for the Colchester Half Marathon! MS-UK is based in Colchester, Essex, so this half marathon is on our doorstep and close to our hearts. We love being a part of the day each year! Now in its eighth year, the Colchester […]

What are people saying about MS-UK

“The information available from MS-UK about multiple sclerosis is second to none. The staff on the helpline are so knowledgeable…when I asked about a question about secondary treatment they gave me a really knowledgeable answer, in an understandable way.”

Nigel, MS-UK Helpline client

“Excellent…such a positive, happy place.”

Nisha, Josephs Court client

MS-UK Registered Charity Number 1033731