Dec
13
Wed
2017
Coon Rapids, MN: Coon Rapids North Suburban MS Group @ Coon Rapids Civic Center
Dec 13 @ 7:30 pm
Greensboro, NC: MS Men’s Group @ St. Francis Episcopal Church
Dec 13 @ 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.

Fremont, CA: Learn together, move forward together @ Massimo's Restaurant
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm

Speakers – Zepure Kouyoumdjian, MD
Twyla Lee Szeto, CNE
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Laramie, WY: Laramie Self-Help Group @ Invision Memorial Hospital
Dec 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Portland, OR: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Ernesto's Italian Restaurant
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Kiren Kresa-Reahl
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Tacoma, WA: Tacoma MS Family Support Group @ TACID Center
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for furtherinformation.

Tualatin, OR: Navigating MS @ Industry Restaurant
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Dec
14
Thu
2017
Prescott, AZ: Prescott Valley/Prescott Self-Help Group @ Residence Inn Prescott
Dec 14 @ 2:00 am
Fort Collins, CO: Breakfast Social @ Village Inn
Dec 14 @ 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
Dec 14 @ 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.

Burlington, NC: MS Self-Help Group @ Alamance Regional Medical Center - Conference Rm 101
Dec 14 @ 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.

Hopewell, VA: Petersburg Day Group @ River View on the Appomattox
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

San Antonio, TX: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Magnolia Pancake Haus
Dec 14 @ 9:00 am

Speaker – Lloyd Kasper
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Elkins Park, PA: Moss Rehab MS Connections Group @ Moss Rehab Elkins Park, Conference Room
Dec 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Atlanta, GA: At Home with MS @ Chuy's
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm
Cary, NC: MS Self-Help Group @ Cary Rex Wellness Center
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 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.

Cincinnati, OH: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Eddie Merlot's
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Aram Zabeti
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

College Park, MD: At Home with MS @ Sir Walter Raleigh Inn
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm
Colorado Springs, CO: Caregiver Support Group @ HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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

King of Prussia, PA: At Home with MS @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm
Savannah, GA: Learn together, move forward together @ Carey Hilliard's
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Michael Hemphill, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Tampa, FL: Hillsborough County (South Tampa) Thursday Afternoon Self-Help Group @ Hyde Park United Methodist Church
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Webster, NY: RAMS East @ Immanual Lutheran Church
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Dallas, TX: Learn together, move forward together @ Buca di Beppo
Dec 14 @ 11:30 am

Speakers – Annette Okai, MD
Thomas Abraham, CNE
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Boise, ID: Boise MS Support Group @ t. Al's Regional Medical Center
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS and their support partners. Open to persons with MS, friends and family. This group does not meet in June, July or August.