Jul
21
Sat
2018
Arvada, CO: Caregivers Support Group @ Spirit of Christ Catholic Community
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/COWYNMSSFriendsAndFamily

Jul
24
Tue
2018
Fort Collins, CO: MS Self-Help Group @ United Way
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

People with MS and their significant other.

Longmont, CO: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Pinocchio's Incredible Italian
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm

Speakers – William Shaffer, MD
Jennifer Berens, CNE
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Jul
26
Thu
2018
Fort Collins, CO: Breakfast Social @ Village Inn
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

For people with possible MS and families.

Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Colorado Springs, CO: Caregiver Support Group @ HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Sponsored by HealthSouth Rehab Hospital for caregivers, family members and host home providers.

Roanoke, VA: MS Self Helf Group @ The Roanoke Valley MS Support Group
Jul 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

 

Fort Collins,CO: Fort Collins Self-Help Group @ United Way
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jul
28
Sat
2018
Sterling, CO: Northeastern Colorado MS Support Group @ Christ United Methodist Church
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Jul
31
Tue
2018
Fort Collins, CO: MS Self-Help Group @ United Way
Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

People with MS and their significant other.

Aug
1
Wed
2018
Newport News, VA: Peninsula Friends with MS Support Group @ Denbigh Church of Christ
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Grand Junction, CO: Grand Junction Breakfast Bunch @ The Egg and I
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am
Aug
2
Thu
2018
Fort Collins, CO: Breakfast Social @ Village Inn
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

For people with possible MS and families.

Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Hampton, VA: African American Inspirational MS Support Group @ Hampton Public Library
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Colorado Springs, CO: Caregiver Support Group @ HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Aug 2 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Sponsored by HealthSouth Rehab Hospital for caregivers, family members and host home providers.

Fort Collins,CO: Fort Collins Self-Help Group @ United Way
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Aug
3
Fri
2018
Longmont, CO: Longmont Breakfast Social @ The Egg and I
Aug 3 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Cave Spring, VA: THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team @ Holiday Inn - Roanoke
Aug 3 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

MS Views and News presents educational programs and extensive resources for people living with multiple sclerosis and their families. Pleased to be invited to share my journey and hope to inspire others to follow their passions as well. See details below:

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MS Views and News Invites you to attend an MS educational event in Roanoke, VA!

“THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team”

This is an educational program focused on empowerment through understanding the many aspects of living well with MS.
(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)

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Special Guest Speaker #1:
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Will lead an interactive exercise session and demonstration.
Plus, he will discuss the impacts of incorporating physical fitness, for those living with MS.

35 mins + 10 mins Q&A

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Mark Landrio, MD
Neurologist at Neurologic Associates in Winchester, VA

Will Discuss:
– What is a comprehensive healthcare team in relation to MS?
– How and when to extend your healthcare team to meet all your needs
– Importance of early multiple sclerosis treatment
– A look at MS relapse management and recovery
– Understanding Shared Decision Making with your healthcare team

45 mins + 25 mins Q&A

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Special Guest Speaker #3:
Paul Pelland, better known as LongHaulPaul
Motivational Speaker

Inspirational talk: “Life’s Lemons and Long Shots- You don’t have to come in first to be a winner”

No matter what life throws at you, there is a way to continue forward.
Entering the World’s Toughest Motorcycle Competition on the most unreliable bike ever built is a lot like everyday life with MS. A painfully humorous and inspiring story of overcoming monumental challenges with ingenuity and sheer will power.

25 mins + 10 mins Q&A

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Date: Friday, August 3rd, 2018
5:32pm – Check-in
6:13pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Holiday Inn – Roanoke
4468 Starkey Road
Roanoke, VA 24018

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R.S.V.P. Required
PLEASE Register (RSVP) Online at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102

Program limited to the MS Patient plus a max of (1) guest
No children permitted under the age of 16 unless this is a child that has MS

Program supported by Sanofi Genzyme

Exhibitors: Sanofi Genzyme, Teva, MS Views and News

Aug
4
Sat
2018
Roanoke, VA: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Holiday Inn Tanglewood
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

This program will provide insights into multiple sclerosis and its symptoms, and discuss how to recognize them. Participants will also learn how to identify a relapse and discover some relapse treatment options that are available.

Aug
7
Tue
2018
Fort Collins, CO: MS Self-Help Group @ United Way
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

People with MS and their significant other.

Aug
8
Wed
2018
Parker, CO: Parker Pals Self-Help Group @ Arapahoe Community College - Parker Campus
Aug 8 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Durango, CO: MS Support Group @ Lost Dog Bar & Lounge
Aug 8 @ 5:30 pm

For people with MS and their families.

Vienna, VA: Vienna Self-Help Group @ Vienna Presbyterian Church
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Aug
9
Thu
2018
Fort Collins, CO: Breakfast Social @ Village Inn
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

For people with possible MS and families.