Feb
21
Wed
2018
Hilton, NY: Parma Self Help Group @ Parma Town Hall
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Cranston, RI: Dare to Dream Support Group @ Peter T. Pastore Youth Center, Cranston YMCA
Feb 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

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.

Pueblo, CO: Pueblo Lunch Support Group @ Village Inn
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am
Bedford, VA: “Let’s Talk” MS Group @ Bedford Baptist Church
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Midlothian, VA: Smyelin MS Support Group @ Chesterfield Fire Station #4
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Montrose, CO: Montrose MS Friends Social Group @ Denny's
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Astoria, OR: MS Self-Help Group @ Clatsop Retirement Village
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm

Group for people living with MS of all ages and family members. Meeting times and locations may change. Please call or email the group prior to attending to confirm the meeting date and location. PLEASE NOTE: some groups do not meet every month of the year, or during the holidays.

Buffalo, NY: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Independent Living Center
Feb 21 @ 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

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.

South Hill, VA: MS Empowerment Group @ Community Memorial Health Center
Feb 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Lexington, KY: MS Support Group @ Portofino Restaurant
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Stanley, WI: Chippewa County Stanley Self-Help Group @ Alberta May's Restaurant
Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS and their friends and family.

Bloomington, IN: Bloomington Self Help Group (Ivy Tech) @ Ivy Tech Community College
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm
Painted Post, NY: Corning Self Help Group @ Village Square Apartments
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Rochester, NY: Men’s Self Help Group @ NMSS Chapter Office
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Suffolk, VA: MS Group @ Magnolia United Methodist Church
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

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