Jan
19
Fri
2018
Summerville, SC: Dorchester County Self-Help Group @ Bethany United Methodist Church
Jan 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Jan
20
Sat
2018
Aiken, SC: Aiken County Self-Help Group @ St Paul Lutheran Church
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Jan
21
Sun
2018
Charleston, SC: Charleston County Self-Help Group @ Bon Secours St. Francs Hospital, 5th Conference Room
Jan 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Jan
22
Mon
2018
Columbia, SC: Afternoon Self-Help Group @ St. Michaels' and All Angels Episcopal Church
Jan 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Jan
23
Tue
2018
Columbia, SC: Finding Balance @ Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse
Jan 23 @ 12:30 pm
Jan
26
Fri
2018
Oaktie, SC: Beaufort County SC Self-Help Group @ Bluffton/Okatie Outpatient Center
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Jan
29
Mon
2018
Florence, SC: Finding Balance @ Percy & Willie's
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm
Feb
1
Thu
2018
Concord, NH: Coffee & Conversation Support Group @ Panera Bread
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

No need to register

Contact the organizer for further information

People with MS & their friends & family are encouraged to meet & connect with others in the area who are living with MS

Refreshments are available for purchase

Feb
3
Sat
2018
Lincoln, NH: SKI for MS @ Loon Mountain
Feb 3 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

SKI for MS, a day-long community fundraising event benefiting people with multiple sclerosis, will hit the slopes of Loon Mountain on Saturday, February 3rd, 2018. One of six stops in a nationwide event series, the event benefits Can Do MS, a national nonprofit organization that delivers health education programs for families with MS. Programs focus on exercise, nutrition, symptom management, and the motivation to thrive in life.

SKI for MS features on-mountain and après activities for people of all ages and ability levels. Attendees who sign up to fundraise will receive a personal web page that they can customize with their own messages and photos to honor loved ones touched by MS and inspire others to support their participation.

We encourage you to create a team with friends and family, and raise $300 to earn VIP perks (lift ticket for the day and continental breakfast), and continue fundraising to win a variety of exciting prizes.

Fundraising incentives feature Patagonia backpacks (raise only $500 to receive this!) and Patagonia fleece and jackets. Great raffle prizes are drawn at the apres party and medals are awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place for the ski race with male, female, youth and team divisions.

This year, Tyler Hamilton (ex-pro bike racer and ski racer), will be giving tips at the ski race and awarding medals at the apres party, along with other local celebrities!

About Can Do MS
A national nonprofit organization based in Avon, Colo., Can Do MS delivers health education programs on exercise, nutrition and symptom management to inspire and motivate long-lasting change for those with MS and their families to help them thrive. Can Do MS honors the legacy and beliefs of founder and Olympic ski racing medalist Jimmie Heuga, a pioneer in the MS care management field, who was diagnosed with MS at the height of his skiing career and later went on to revolutionize the way MS is managed today. For more information, visit the organization’s website at mscando.org or call 800-367-3101.

About SKI for MS
SKI for MS began when Can Do MS founder Jimmie Heuga organized the first Snow Express for MS in Alyeska, AK. Original participants included fellow world-class skiers Jean Claude Killy, Phil and Steve Mahre, Billy Kidd, Stein Eriksen, and Bernhard Russi, who together broke records when they skied one million vertical feet in 24 hours. This event raised the seed money needed to start Can Do MS and it continues to be an important fundraiser for the organization.

Feb
6
Tue
2018
Bedford, NH: Coffee and Conversation Support Group @ Panera Bread
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Join others with MS for a coffee break! People with MS and their friends and family are encouraged to socializing and meeting people in the area who are living with MS. Food and beverages are available for purchase or you can just come for the conversation. Want to start a Coffee & Conversation in YOUR area? Contact Amber Stalker at Amber.Stalker@nmss.org.

Nashua, NH: Coffee & Conversation Support Group @ Panera Bread
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

NO MEETINGS IN JUNE, JULY, AUGUST

Contact the organizer for further information

Feb
8
Thu
2018
Manchester, NH: Coffee and Conversation Support Group @ Panera Bread (TJ Maxx Plaza)
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join others with MS for a coffee break! People with MS and their friends and family are encouraged to socializing and meeting people in the area who are living with MS. Food and beverages are available for purchase or you can just come for the conversation. Want to start a Coffee & Conversation in YOUR area? Contact Amber Stalker at Amber.Stalker@nmss.org.

Feb
10
Sat
2018
Hartsville, SC: MS Survivers of the Pee Dee Area Support Group @ Hartsville Library
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am

Co ntact the organizer for further details

Mt. Pleasant, SC: MS Self-Help Group @ East Cooper Community Outreach
Feb 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Norway, SC: The Unstoppables MS Support Group @ Bushy Pond Baptist Church
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am

Contact the organizer for further information

Feb
13
Tue
2018
North Charleston, SC: North Charleston Area MS Support Group @ Senior House
Feb 13 @ 11:00 am

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Contact the organizer for further information

Feb
15
Thu
2018
Fort Mill, SC: York County Fellowship (Support Group) @ Fort Mill Church of the Nazarene
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am

Cvontact the organizer for further information

Feb
16
Fri
2018
Summerville, SC: Dorchester County Self-Help Group @ Bethany United Methodist Church
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Feb
17
Sat
2018
Aiken, SC: Aiken County Self-Help Group @ St Paul Lutheran Church
Feb 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Feb
18
Sun
2018
Charleston, SC: Charleston County Self-Help Group @ Bon Secours St. Francs Hospital, 5th Conference Room
Feb 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Feb
20
Tue
2018
Columbia, SC: Daytime Self-Help Group @ Trenholm Road United Methodist Church
Feb 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Florence, SC: Florence County Self-Help Group @ Carolinas Rehabilitation Hospital
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Feb
23
Fri
2018
Oaktie, SC: Beaufort County SC Self-Help Group @ Bluffton/Okatie Outpatient Center
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Feb
26
Mon
2018
Columbia, SC: Afternoon Self-Help Group @ St. Michaels' and All Angels Episcopal Church
Feb 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Mar
1
Thu
2018
Concord, NH: Coffee & Conversation Support Group @ Panera Bread
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

No need to register

Contact the organizer for further information

People with MS & their friends & family are encouraged to meet & connect with others in the area who are living with MS

Refreshments are available for purchase