Pennsylvania

Aug
24
Thu
2017
Philadelphia, PA: Community Partner Program: MS Healthy Living Program @ Magee Riverfront Outpatient Center
Aug 24 @ 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
Aug 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Altoona, PA: Navigating MS @ Marzoni's
Aug 24 @ 5:30 pm
Aug
28
Mon
2017
Altoona, PA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Red Lobster
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Michael Sauter
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Brodheadsville, PA: MS Connections Group @ Shoprite Community Room
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Aug
29
Tue
2017
Carbondale, PA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Ben-Mar Restaurant
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Vincent DiGiovanni
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Easton, PA: Understanding MRI and the Role in MS Diagnosis and Treatment @ Ocean
Aug 29 @ 6:30 pm
Hazelton, PA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Top of the 80's
Aug 29 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Gary Clauser
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Wexford, PA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Bella Frutetto
Aug 29 @ 6:30 pm

Featured Speaker – Troy Desai, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
30
Wed
2017
King of Prussia, PA: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 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.

Pittsburgh, PA: Learn together, move forward together @ Atria's
Aug 30 @ 1:30 pm

Featured Speaker – Richard Kasdan, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Johnstown, PA: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Asiago's Tuscan Italian Wine and Martini Bar
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Eliot Michel
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Pittsburgh, PA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Mitchell's Fish Market
Aug 30 @ 6:15 pm

Speaker – Robert Fishman
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Center Valley, PA: Choosing a Differnet Option for Relapsing MS @ Melt
Aug 30 @ 7:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Aug
31
Thu
2017
Philadelphia, PA: Community Partner Program: MS Healthy Living Program @ Magee Riverfront Outpatient Center
Aug 31 @ 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.

Sayre, PA: The Valley MS Support Group @ St. John Lutheran Church
Aug 31 @ 6:00 pm

Contact the organizer for further information

Sep
5
Tue
2017
Erie, PA: Multiple Sclerosis: Making Sense of the Science and Understanding Relapses and Treatments @ Sheraton Erie Bayfront
Sep 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

This program will provide insights into the nervous system and explain how multiple sclerosis affects its function. Participants will learn how to recognize a relapse and discover some relapse treatment options that are available.

Old Forge, PA: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Cafe Rinaldi
Sep 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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.

East Greenville, PA: MS Connections Group @ Good Shepherd Outpatient Center
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Sep
6
Wed
2017
Wilkes-Barre, PA: Nutrition for People with MS @ Pic-A-Deli
Sep 6 @ 6:30 pm
Sep
7
Thu
2017
Philadelphia, PA: Community Partner Program: MS Healthy Living Program @ Magee Riverfront Outpatient Center
Sep 7 @ 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.

West Chester, PA: S’myelin in West Chester MS Support Group @ ACAC Fitness & Wellness
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm

Contact the organizer for further information

Sep
12
Tue
2017
Chester, PA: Crozer Chester MS Connection Group @ Community Hospital, 1st Floor Wellness Center Conference Room
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Directions:

From Philadelphia

Take Market St. to I-95 S
Take I-95 S for 18.4 Miles
Take exit 3B for Highland Ave toward us-322 w/w chester
Turn right onto Highland Ave
Turn left onto W 9th st.
Destination will be on the left
2600 W 9th St

Chester, PA 19013

Hospital has large parking lots (plenty of parking)

Bus and Trains into Chester Transportation Center

595 Avenue Of The States
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 876-4144

Bus 109 – 69th street trans – Chester Trans.

Bus 37- Broad Street – Chester Trans

Trevose, PA: Bucks LIFE St. Mary’s @ St. Mary’s Life Center
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm
Trevose, PA: Bucks: For Care Partners @ St. Mary’s Life Center
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm