Feb
21
Wed
2018
Henderson, NV: Sin City Charms @ Barbara Greenspun Women's Centers of Excellence
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Greensboro, NC: MS Men’s Group @ St. Francis Episcopal Church
Feb 21 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 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. This group is for men only.

Reno, NV: Reno/Sparks Self Help Group for Young People with MS Under 40 @ Swill Coffee House
Feb 21 @ 8:30 pm
Anchorage, AK: Anchorage Self-Help Group- Evening @ Access Alaska
Feb 21 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

We are a group for people who prefer an evening meeting time. We share experiences and offer ideas and support to others in the group. We frequently have guest speakers to discuss topics of interest.

Feb
22
Thu
2018
Fort Collins, CO: Breakfast Social @ Village Inn
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

For people with possible MS and families.

Philadelphia, PA: Community Partner Program: MS Healthy Living Program @ Magee Riverfront Outpatient Center
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

This program is sponsored by Magee Riverfront Outpatient Center, one of the National MS Society’s community partners.

The MS Healthy Living Program is a weekly program held at Magee’s Outpatient Riverfront location. Magee’s newest wellness program aims to assist those living with MS by providing structured education and cognitive activities on topics of group interest. In addition, exercise classes focus on cardiovascular health, resistance training, stretching, and core strengthening.

These exercise sessions also incorporate varied activities such as yoga, dance movement therapy, and circuit training. Socialization and stress reduction is enhanced through the use of art and horticultural therapy, with each of these activities being held on a monthly basis.

The MS Healthy Living Program is held every Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon, followed by light snacks. The cost is $25 per month. If you wish to register for the program, or if you have any questions, please contact Mary Clare Schafer RN, MS, ONC, CRRN (program director) at 215-218-3905.

Elkins Park, PA: Moss Rehab MS Connections Group @ Moss Rehab Elkins Park, Conference Room
Feb 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Queensbury, NY: Glens Falls Self Help Group – Day @ Southern Adirondack Independent Living Center
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Staten Island, NY: Living with MS Self Help Group @ Elizabeth Connelly Center Community Resource Center
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Self help groups unite people who share common life experiences for support, education, and assistance. Self-help group participants share a belief that positive personal change happens through individual efforts with the support of others.

Charlottesville, VA: MS Lunch Bunch @ Martha Jefferson House
Feb 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Fourth Thursday of the month Group meets the 3rd week in November and December
In Person

Colorado Springs, CO: Caregiver Support Group @ HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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

Paducah, KY: Paducah Talk MS Group @ West End Baptist Church
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Webster, NY: RAMS East @ Immanual Lutheran Church
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Evanston, WY: MS Support Group @ County Courthouse - Commissioner's Chamber
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

For people affected by MS.

Roswell, NM: Self-Help Group @ Roswell Adult Center
Feb 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals living with MS.

Albany, NY: Albany Men and MS Self Help Group @ Albany Advanced Imaging
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Recurring Event
2nd and 4th Thursday of the month

Kingston, NY: Kingston Self Help Group @ Kingston Hospital
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Charlottesville, VA: Carepartner Support Group @ National MS Society, Charlottesville Office
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for care partners of those living individuals with MS.

Roanoke, VA: MS Self Helf Group @ The Roanoke Valley MS Support Group
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

 

Tulsa, OK: PACE Self-Help Group @ Asbury United Methodist Church
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals living with MS.
Enter through east entrance.

Fort Collins,CO: Fort Collins Self-Help Group @ United Way
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Pine Bluff, AR: Self-Help Group (People Against MS) @ Jefferson Comprehensive Care
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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.

Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information

Ventura, CA: Ventura Self-Help Group @ Carrow's
Feb 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm