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
25
Mon
2019
Fargo, ND: Fargo/Moorhead MS Lunch Group @ Eventide Senior Living
Mar 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

We meet in The Pub. Enter from the South entrance under the canopy.
Bring lunch or pick up lunch in the cafeteria.
Connect with others who live with MS. Enjoy lively discussions, share valuable information about living with the challenges of Multiple Sclerosis. Family and friends welcome.
This month we will have a speaker from Freedom Resource Center for Independent Living,

La Crosse, WI: Lets Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ Lunda Center - Western Technical College
Mar 25 @ 5:30 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

West Bend, WI: MS Circle of Hope Support Group of West Bend @ Chequamegon Clinic
Mar 25 @ 6:30 pm

Meetings are only held April through October due to winter weather conditions.

Contact the organizer for further details.

 

Mar
27
Wed
2019
Fond du Lac, WI: Exploring Relapsing MS @ Sebastian's Steak House
Mar 27 @ 5:30 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Speaker: Susan Hibbs

 

Mar
30
Sat
2019
Fargo, ND: Can Do MS JUMPSTART Program Fargo, ND @ North Dakota State University | Memorial Union Prairie Rose Room
Mar 30 all-day

9:00am to 3:00pm
Check-in begins at 8:30am

An interactive educational program providing people with MS and their support partners with the knowledge, skills, and tools to adopt healthy lifestyle behaviors and actively co-manage their MS.

Presentation and Workshop Topics:
Goal Setting and Motivation – Samantha Domingo, PsyD
Exercise – Marina Moldavskiy, ES
Diet and Nutrition – Baldwin Sanders, MS, RD, LDN
Support Group Workshops – Samantha Domingo, PsyD & Marina Moldavskiy, ES

YOU MUST COMPLETE THE REGISTRATION FORM TO ATTEND THIS PROGRAM. PLEASE COMPLETE ONLINE FORM OR CALL TO REGISTER.

Apr
1
Mon
2019
Tomahawk, WI: Lincoln County Tomahawk Self-Help Group @ St. Mary's Corpus Christi Center
Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Apr
2
Tue
2019
Bottineau, ND: Bottineau MS Group @ St. Andrews Hospital, Conference Room A
Apr 2 @ 5:30 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.

Stevens Point: MS Circle of Hope Support Group of Stevens Point @ Community Industries Corporation
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Apr
3
Wed
2019
Grafton, WI: Lets Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ Atlas BBQ
Apr 3 @ 11:30 am

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Apr
4
Thu
2019
Kenosha, WI: Kenosha County Self-Help Group @ St. Mary's Lutheran Church
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
8
Mon
2019
Manitowoc, WI: MS Support Group of Manitowoc @ Manitowoc Health Rehabilitation Center
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm

Meets on the 2nd Monday of each Month

Dothan, AL: Dothan- “MS ‘R US!” @ HealthSouth-Cafeteria
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Apr
9
Tue
2019
Wausau, WI: Mingle & Share MS Support Group @ Northcentral Technical College, Center for Business & Industry (Rm CBI103)
Apr 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each Month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Green Bay, WI: Meet & Share MS Support Group @ Grounded Cafe
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each Month

Dickinson, ND: Dickinson MS Group @ St. Luke's Home
Apr 9 @ 1:15 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.

Phenix City, AL: Chattahoochee Valley MS Support Group @ Columbus Public Library
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Grand Forks, ND: Grand Forks/Red River Valley MS Group @ North Dakota Association for the Disabled
Apr 9 @ 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.

Superior, WI: Superior MS Group @ North Country Independent Living
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm

Please contact the organizer for further details

Apr
13
Sat
2019
Lancaster, WI: MS Support Group of Grant County (MSSGGC) @ Schreiner Memorial Library
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Apr
16
Tue
2019
Green Bay , WI: Brown County N.E.W. Self-Help Group @ Aging and Disability Resource Center
Apr 16 @ 1:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS and their friends and family.

Northport, AL: WAMSS West Alabama Support Group @ Northport Medical Center (cafeteria)
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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

Please call the organizer with any questions.

Apr
17
Wed
2019
Wisconsin Rapids, WI: River City MS Support Group @ Aspirus Doctors Clinic (2nd floor conference rm)
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further details.

Wisconsin Rapids, WI: River City MS Support Group @ Aspirus Doctors Clinic 2nd floor conference room
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each Month

Ashland, WI: Ashland Circle of Hope MS Support Group @ St. Luke's Chequamegon Clinic
Apr 17 @ 1:30 pm

Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each Month