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.

Coeur d’Alene, ID: Lets Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ Seasons Fresh Grill
Feb 19 @ 5:30 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Feb
20
Wed
2019
Seattle, WA: The Importance of a Proven Treatment @ Ray's Boathouse
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Feb
21
Thu
2019
Lynnwood, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Verdant Community Wellness Center
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Meetings are not held on major holidays.

If you are a new attendee we need a Support Group RSVP. Please contact the facilitator.

  • Learn coping strategies related to caregiving experience.
  • Relate to other caregivers in a safe environment for emotional support, friendship and peer support.
  • Learn about Community and other supportive resources
Feb
26
Tue
2019
Sequim, WA: Sequim MS Support Group @ Olympic Medical Imaging Center-Sequim
Feb 26 @ 2:00 pm

Meets on the Last Tuesday each month

Feb
28
Thu
2019
Edmonds, WA: Sno-Flakes Support Group @ Edmonds Unitd Methodist Church (Wesley Room)
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm

Meets on the 4th Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Mar
4
Mon
2019
Arlington, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Stillaguamish Senior Center
Mar 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Meetings are not held on major holidays.

If you are a new attendee we need a Support Group RSVP. Please contact the facilitator.

  • Learn coping strategies related to caregiving experience.
  • Relate to other caregivers in a safe environment for emotional support, friendship and peer support.
  • Learn about Community and other supportive resources
Mar
6
Wed
2019
Deer Park, WA: MS Self-Help Group @ The Shepherd’s Cottage
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

People affected by MS, helping each other. Come find support, share and learn through interactive discussions, videos and speakers. New members are welcome!

Harbeson. DE: MS Shore Support Group @ St. George's Chapel (Parish Hall)
Mar 6 @ 4:00 pm

Meets the First Wednesday of each month.
Contact the organizer for further information.

Mar
7
Thu
2019
Lynnwood, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Verdant Community Wellness Center
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Meetings are not held on major holidays.

If you are a new attendee we need a Support Group RSVP. Please contact the facilitator.

  • Learn coping strategies related to caregiving experience.
  • Relate to other caregivers in a safe environment for emotional support, friendship and peer support.
  • Learn about Community and other supportive resources
Centralia, WA: MS Support Group @ Providence Centralia Hospital
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mar
8
Fri
2019
Colville, WA: Colville / Chewelah Self-Help Group @ Health Education House
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm

People with MS, partners and caregivers helping each other. Come find support, share and learn through interactive discussions, videos and speakers. New members are welcome!

Mar
11
Mon
2019
Idaho Falls, ID: Idaho Falls MS Support Group @ Mountain View Hospital Basement Conference Room
Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
12
Tue
2019
Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
13
Wed
2019
Tacoma, WA: Tacoma MS Family Support Group @ TACID Center
Mar 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for furtherinformation.

Tacoma, WA: Tacoma MS Family Support Group @ TACID Center Room 6
Mar 13 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Wednesday each month

Mar
14
Thu
2019
Boise, ID: Boise MS Support Group @ t. Al's Regional Medical Center
Mar 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.

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
Lynnwood, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Verdant Community Wellness Center
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Meetings are not held on major holidays.

If you are a new attendee we need a Support Group RSVP. Please contact the facilitator.

  • Learn coping strategies related to caregiving experience.
  • Relate to other caregivers in a safe environment for emotional support, friendship and peer support.
  • Learn about Community and other supportive resources
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
26
Tue
2019
Sequim, WA: Sequim MS Support Group @ Olympic Medical Imaging Center-Sequim
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm

Meets on the Last Tuesday each month

Mar
28
Thu
2019
Edmonds, WA: Sno-Flakes Support Group @ Edmonds Unitd Methodist Church (Wesley Room)
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm

Meets on the 4th Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Apr
1
Mon
2019
Arlington, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Stillaguamish Senior Center
Apr 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Meetings are not held on major holidays.

If you are a new attendee we need a Support Group RSVP. Please contact the facilitator.

  • Learn coping strategies related to caregiving experience.
  • Relate to other caregivers in a safe environment for emotional support, friendship and peer support.
  • Learn about Community and other supportive resources
Apr
3
Wed
2019
Deer Park, WA: MS Self-Help Group @ The Shepherd’s Cottage
Apr 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

People affected by MS, helping each other. Come find support, share and learn through interactive discussions, videos and speakers. New members are welcome!