Jun
28
Wed
2017
Virginia Beach, VA: Southside Group @ Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Jun 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Bakersfield, CA: Bakersfield Breakfast Self-Help Group @ Lorene's Coffee Shop
Jun 28 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Norfolk, MA: Self-Help Group @ Norfolk Public Library
Jun 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company! Does not meet July & August.

Sierra Vista, AZ: Sierra Vista Self-Help Group @ Country House Café
Jun 28 @ 2:00 pm
Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Jun 28 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 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.

Allentown, PA: MS Empowerment Connections Group @ Good Shepherd Health Technology Center
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Deptford, NJ: Friends with MS Connections Group @ Deptford Library
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Dover, NH: Self-Help Group: People with MS & Partners @ Wentworth Douglass Hospital
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company! Does not meet in November or December

Albany, NY: Colonie Self Help Group @ NMSS Chapter Office
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cincinnati, OH: Carepartners Life with MS Support Group @ Panera, Community Room
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Greensboro, NC: MS Men’s Group @ St. Francis Episcopal Church
Jun 28 @ 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.

Deer Lodge, MT: Deer Lodge Self-Help Group @ Deer Lodge Community Center
Jun 28 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Jun
29
Thu
2017
Fort Collins, CO: Breakfast Social @ Village Inn
Jun 29 @ 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
Jun 29 @ 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.

Colorado Springs, CO: Caregiver Support Group @ HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Jun 29 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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

Evanston, WY: MS Support Group @ County Courthouse - Commissioner's Chamber
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

For people affected by MS.

Fort Collins,CO: Fort Collins Self-Help Group @ United Way
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jun
30
Fri
2017
Ventura, CA: Ventura Self-Help Group @ Carrow's
Jun 30 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Jul
1
Sat
2017
Burlington, VT: Coffee and Conversation @ Panera Bread
Jul 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

You are invited to get together for Saturday morning coffee and breakfast! People with MS and their friends and family are encouraged to spend the morning socializing and meeting people in their area who are living with MS.

Delicious food and beverage options are available for purchase at Panera Bread.

There is no need to register, just come! We will have a table designated with a “Coffee & Conversation” sign.

Questions? Please contact Karen and Carolyn at coffeeandtalkvt@gmail.com or call Karen at 802.891.6260.

Jacksonville, FL: Westside @ Charles Webb Wesconnect Regional Library
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Peterborough, NH: Self-Help Group @ Monadnock Community Hospital, Bond Wellness Center
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company. Does not meet in June.

Salem, NY: Self Help Group @ Holy Cross Church
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Wakefield, RI: The Quahog Group @ South Kingstown Public Safety Complex
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people with MS. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company.

Arlington, TX: Self-Help Group: Arlington (But You Look So Good) @ Fielder Church Annex
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am

Self-help group for caregivers.

Hernando, FL: Citrus County Saturday Morning Self-Help Group @ 3790 E. Parsons Point
Jul 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm