Feb
19
Tue
2019
Christiansburg, VA: Lets Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ Blackstone Grill
Feb 19 @ 5:30 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Reston, VA: The Importance of a Proven Treatment @ PassionFish
Feb 19 @ 5:30 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

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
20
Wed
2019
Newport News, VA: Peninsula Friends with MS Support Group @ Denbigh Church of Christ
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Feb
21
Thu
2019
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Fisherville, VA: Augusta MS Support Group @ Shenandoah Nursing & Rehab Center
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 3rd Thursday each Month

Feb
28
Thu
2019
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Roanoke, VA: Roanoke Valley MS Support Group @ Holiday Inn Tanglewood
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm

Meets 4th Thursday of each Month

Co-Leaders: Judy 540-404-1167 judyb65@aol.com, Jeff 903-262-5983 cupp.jeff@gmail.com

Mar
6
Wed
2019
Newport News, VA: Peninsula Friends with MS Support Group @ Denbigh Church of Christ
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Mar
7
Thu
2019
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Mar 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Hampton, VA: African American Inspirational MS Support Group @ Hampton Public Library
Mar 7 @ 11:00 am

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Meets on the 1st Thursday each Month

Mar
11
Mon
2019
Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
12
Tue
2019
Roanoke, VA: Daytime Roanoke Valley MS Support Group @ Holiday Inn Tanglewood Vista Room
Mar 12 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday each Month

 

Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
14
Thu
2019
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Mar 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Bristol, VA: Mountain Empire Support Group of Bristol @ Bristol Public Library
Mar 14 @ 6:15 pm

Meets the 2nd Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

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
20
Wed
2019
Newport News, VA: Peninsula Friends with MS Support Group @ Denbigh Church of Christ
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Mar
21
Thu
2019
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Fisherville, VA: Augusta MS Support Group @ Shenandoah Nursing & Rehab Center
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 3rd Thursday each Month

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)

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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.

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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

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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
28
Thu
2019
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Mar 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.

Roanoke, VA: Roanoke Valley MS Support Group @ Holiday Inn Tanglewood
Mar 28 @ 6:30 pm

Meets 4th Thursday of each Month

Co-Leaders: Judy 540-404-1167 judyb65@aol.com, Jeff 903-262-5983 cupp.jeff@gmail.com

Apr
3
Wed
2019
Newport News, VA: Peninsula Friends with MS Support Group @ Denbigh Church of Christ
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Apr
4
Thu
2019
Chesapeake, VA: Moving & Stepping MS Support Group @ Great Bridge/Hickory Family YMCA
Apr 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for more information.