Feb
18
Mon
2019
Muskegon, MI: MS Champs Muskegon Support Group @ Mercy Health Johnson Family Cancer Center
Feb 18 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on the 3rd Monday each month

Meeting in the Conference Rooms.  Enter building through side/rear drop off.

Feb
19
Tue
2019
Northport, AL: WAMSS West Alabama Support Group @ Northport Medical Center (cafeteria)
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meets third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M.

Please call the organizer with any questions.

Feb
21
Thu
2019
Livonia, MI: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Mitchell's Fish Market
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Mark Silverman
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Feb
22
Fri
2019
Dearborn, MI: Hope & Faith of Dearborn MS Support Group @ Ford Community & Performing Arts Center
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm

Meets on the last Friday of each Month

Midland, MI: Multiple Sclerosis Support Group @ MidMichigan Medical Center - Midland
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This support group is for those dealing with Multiple Sclerosis or for their families and support person(s)

Feb
25
Mon
2019
Marshall, MI: Calhoun County MS support group @ Calhoun County Building
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm

Our goal is to empower individuals and care partners affected by MS to live their best lives possible. We are sanctioned by the National MS Society. We concentrate on topics important to the group such as nutrition, employment issues, cognitive & emotional issues, etc.

Meets the 4th Monday of each month.

Feb
28
Thu
2019
Greenville, MI: Multiple Sclerosis Support Group @ United Lifestyles
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm

Do you or someone you know live with the effects of Multiple Sclerosis.A Multiple Sclerosis Support Group meets monthly on the 4th Thursday of each month at United Lifestyles. Educational materials are shared at each meeting, along with group discussion.

Mar
6
Wed
2019
Zeeland, MI: Ottawa County MS Support Group @ Zeeland Community Hospital
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm

Meets at the Dewitt Building on the first Wednesday of each Month

Mar
11
Mon
2019
Bad Axe, MI: The MS Support Group of Bad Axe @ Hurron Medical Center (classroom)
Mar 11 @ 11:00 am

Meets on the 2nd Monday each month

 

Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
12
Tue
2019
Byron Center, MI: MS Champs Byron Center Support Group @ Mercy Health St. Mary's Southwest Campus
Mar 12 @ 3:00 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday each month

Meeting in the Grand Room on the 2nd level.

Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Saginaw, MI: MS Support Group @ St. Mary's of Michigan Towne Centre
Mar 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The MS support group features various guest speakers from neurology, home infusion, home care, rehabilitation physicians, physical therapists, massage therapists, discussions about MS drugs and other medications that MS patients use and more.  People with MS, people who care for people with MS and people who want to help the lives of MS patients are encouraged to attend.
Adventure, knowledge, friendship and better coping strategies and management of your multiple sclerosis lie ahead for you.
FNI’s multiple sclerosis resource group’s mission is to provide you with the most comprehensive and complete understanding of multiple sclerosis, and help you know how to treat and manage your disease.
Mar
18
Mon
2019
Muskegon, MI: MS Champs Muskegon Support Group @ Mercy Health Johnson Family Cancer Center
Mar 18 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on the 3rd Monday each month

Meeting in the Conference Rooms.  Enter building through side/rear drop off.

Mar
19
Tue
2019
Northport, AL: WAMSS West Alabama Support Group @ Northport Medical Center (cafeteria)
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meets third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M.

Please call the organizer with any questions.

Mar
21
Thu
2019
Florence, AL: The Multiple Sclerosis Compass to Care @ Marriott Shoals (Florence-Decatur)
Mar 21 @ 5:35 pm – 8:30 pm

“THE COMPASS TO CARE”
Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team

A FREE educational program focused on empowerment through understanding the many aspects of living well with MS

(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)

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GUEST SPEAKER #1
Samuel F. Hunter, MD
Neurologist and MS Specialist

Will Discuss:
– What is MS? What are different types of MS?
– How to access the care and specialists you may need to address all aspects of living with MS
– How communication with one’s healthcare provider guides the
treatment plan that works for you and your care partner
– Accessing today’s online and direct community resources- what can help

(45 minute discussion + 30 minutes of Q&A)

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GUEST SPEAKER #2
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Presenting on: Staying Active- What I Can Do Today
– Live demonstrations and examples of exercises!
– An introduction to physical fitness in MS at any level
– The benefits of staying active
– Returning to strengthening exercises after a relapse
– Adaptive exercises you can incorporate into your daily life

(35 minute presentation + 12 mins of Q&A)

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DATE: Thursday, March 21st, 2019
5:35pm – Check-in
6:15pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

LOCATION:
Marriott Shoals (Florence-Decatur)
10 Hightower Place
Florence, AL 35630

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R.S.V.P. Required
Register ONLINE at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102.

Program limited to the MS patient plus a max of (1) guest.

Program supported by: Sanofi Genzyme

This program is provided by MS Views and News, a 501C3 not for profit organization. MS Views and News is MAKING an IMPACT on those affected by multiple sclerosis.

Mar
22
Fri
2019
Midland, MI: Multiple Sclerosis Support Group @ MidMichigan Medical Center - Midland
Mar 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This support group is for those dealing with Multiple Sclerosis or for their families and support person(s)

Mar
23
Sat
2019
Huntsville, AL: The Multiple Sclerosis Compass to Care @ Huntsville Marriott at the Space & Rocket Center
Mar 23 @ 10:45 am – 1:30 pm

MS Views and News invites you to attend a free and informative educational event about multiple sclerosis in Huntsville, AL!

“THE COMPASS TO CARE”
Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team

An educational program focused on empowerment through understanding the many aspects of living well with MS

(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)

———————————————————————
GUEST SPEAKER #1
Karen A. Hislop, OTR, ATP, CDRS, CLT
Occupational Therapist

Will Discuss:
– Assistive devices: Knowing when needed, and what to use
– Assistive device product demos

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GUEST SPEAKER #2
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Presenting on: Staying Active -What I Can Do Today
– Live demonstrations and examples of exercises!
– An introduction to physical fitness in MS at any level
– The benefits of staying active
– Returning to strengthening exercises after a relapse
– Adaptive exercises you can incorporate into your daily life.

———————————————————————
GUEST SPEAKER #3
Samuel F. Hunter, MD
Neurologist and MS Specialist

Will Discuss:
– What is MS? What are different types of MS?
– Addressing pain aspects of MS
– How to access the care and specialists you may need to address all aspects of living with MS
– How communication with one’s healthcare provider guides the
treatment plan that works for you and your care partner
– If facing limitations in your local community- Accessing today’s online and MS community resources- what can help

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DATE: Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
10:45am – Check-in
11:15am – Program Begins
Complimentary Lunch

LOCATION:
Huntsville Marriott at the Space & Rocket Center
5 Tranquility Base
Huntsville, Alabama 35805

———————————————————————
R.S.V.P. Required
Register ONLINE at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102.

Program limited to the MS patient plus a max of (1) guest.

Program supported by: Sanofi Genzyme

This program is provided by MS Views and News, a 501C3 not for profit organization. MS Views and News is MAKING an IMPACT on those affected by multiple sclerosis.

Mar
25
Mon
2019
Marshall, MI: Calhoun County MS support group @ Calhoun County Building
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm

Our goal is to empower individuals and care partners affected by MS to live their best lives possible. We are sanctioned by the National MS Society. We concentrate on topics important to the group such as nutrition, employment issues, cognitive & emotional issues, etc.

Meets the 4th Monday of each month.

Mar
28
Thu
2019
Greenville, MI: Multiple Sclerosis Support Group @ United Lifestyles
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm

Do you or someone you know live with the effects of Multiple Sclerosis.A Multiple Sclerosis Support Group meets monthly on the 4th Thursday of each month at United Lifestyles. Educational materials are shared at each meeting, along with group discussion.

Mar
29
Fri
2019
Dearborn, MI: Hope & Faith of Dearborn MS Support Group @ Ford Community & Performing Arts Center
Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm

Meets on the last Friday of each Month

Apr
3
Wed
2019
Zeeland, MI: Ottawa County MS Support Group @ Zeeland Community Hospital
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm

Meets at the Dewitt Building on the first Wednesday of each Month

Apr
8
Mon
2019
Bad Axe, MI: The MS Support Group of Bad Axe @ Hurron Medical Center (classroom)
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am

Meets on the 2nd Monday each month

 

Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Apr
9
Tue
2019
Byron Center, MI: MS Champs Byron Center Support Group @ Mercy Health St. Mary's Southwest Campus
Apr 9 @ 3:00 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday each month

Meeting in the Grand Room on the 2nd level.