Jun
25
Tue
2019
Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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.

Raleigh, NC: Getting to Know Mavenclad @ Winston's Grille
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Matthew Baker

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Jun
26
Wed
2019
Winston-Salem, NC: Let’s Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ Rooster's
Jun 26 @ 5:30 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Jun 26 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 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.

Jun
27
Thu
2019
Cedar Rapids, IA: Getting to Know Mavenclad @ Black Sheep Social Club
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Valerie Stickel-Diehl

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Jul
6
Sat
2019
Jamestown, NC: Triad Caring & Sharing MS Support Group @ Family Eye Care
Jul 6 @ 11:00 am

Meets on the 2st Saturday each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Jul
8
Mon
2019
Salisbury, NC: Our Inspiration MS Support Group @ J.F. Hurley YMCA
Jul 8 @ 6:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Monday each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Jul
9
Tue
2019
Winston-Salem, NC: You, Me & The Lord Too MS Support Group @ Cornerstone Baptist Church
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am

Meets on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Sparta, NC: Go Forward With Faith MS Support Group @ Alleghany Wellness Center
Jul 9 @ 12:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday each month

Jul
11
Thu
2019
Cary, NC: Cary Area MS Support Group @ UNC Wellness Center ay Northwest Cary
Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm

Meets on the 2nd Thursday each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Jul
16
Tue
2019
Asheboro, NC: Asheboro Randolph MS Support Group @ Senior Adult Center
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 3rd Saturday each month in Room 206

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Clinton, IA: Clinton MS Group @ Mercy Medical Center North Campus
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Council Bluffs, IA: Council Bluffs MS Group @ Emanuel Lutheran Church
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Jul
18
Thu
2019
Durham, NC: Evening Self-Help Group @ John F. Kennedy Towers, conference room
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 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.

Jacksonville, NC: Onslow County Self-Help Group @ Onslow Memorial Hospital Education Building
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 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.

Ames, IA: Ames MS Group @ Ames Public Library
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Waterloo, IA: Cedar Falls/Waterloo MS Group @ Covenant Medical Center
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Jul
21
Sun
2019
Cedar Rapids, IA: Cedar Rapids MS Group @ Mercy Hospital
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Jul
22
Mon
2019
Morehead City, NC: Carteret County Self-Help Group @ Golden Corral
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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.

Jul
23
Tue
2019
Winston-Salem, NC: You, Me & The Lord Too MS Support Group @ Cornerstone Baptist Church
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am

Meets on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Jul
24
Wed
2019
Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Jul 24 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 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.

Jul
30
Tue
2019
Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
Jul 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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.

Aug
3
Sat
2019
Jamestown, NC: Triad Caring & Sharing MS Support Group @ Family Eye Care
Aug 3 @ 11:00 am

Meets on the 2st Saturday each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Aug
8
Thu
2019
Cary, NC: Cary Area MS Support Group @ UNC Wellness Center ay Northwest Cary
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm

Meets on the 2nd Thursday each month

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Charlotte, NC: The Multiple Sclerosis Compass to Care @ Hilton Garden Inn – Charlotte Airport
Aug 8 @ 6:25 pm – 8:50 pm

MS Views and News invites you to attend a FREE educational program focused on empowerment and living well with multiple sclerosis in Charlotte, NC!

“THE COMPASS TO CARE MS EDUCATIONAL SERIES”
Reaching Rural America and Underserved Communities

RSVP required
REGISTER AT: www.events.msvn.org

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GUEST SPEAKER #1
Mary Hughes, MD

Will Discuss:
– What are different types of MS, Including Active SPMS?
– 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
– A discussion on available MS treatment options today and in the near future
– Recognizing and managing MS relapse (exacerbation / flare-up)

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GUEST SPEAKER #2
Paul Pelland
MS Patient Advocate, better known as “LongHaulPaul”

Will Discuss:
– His journey living with MS, you are not alone
– An inspiring story of overcoming monumental challenges with ingenuity and sheer will power
– Sharing inspiration about living one’s best life with MS
– Finding the things that bring you joy

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DATE: Thursday, August 8th, 2019
5:50 pm – Check-in
6:25 pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

LOCATION:
Hilton Garden Inn – Charlotte Airport
2400 Cascade Pointe Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28208

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R.S.V.P. Required
Register ONLINE at: www.events.msvn.org
Unable to register online? Please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102.

Program limited to the MS patient plus a max of (1) guest.
No children permitted under the age of 16 unless this child that has MS

Program supported by: CELGENE

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.