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The Society offers many programs and services to help people affected by MS live their best lives. Find resources in your area to learn, connect, and get support.

  1. ONLINE Programs and Services

    Fitness Professional Training

    Online training course for fitness and wellness professionals who want to learn more about MS.

  2. ONLINE MS Education

    "Exercise & MS" recorded teleconference

    Original Air Date: February 18, 2010 Presenter: Richard W. Hicks, Ph.D. This teleconference highlights how to start moving and keeping moving; bringing exercise back into your life; and choosing exercise that's right for you.

  3. ONLINE Financial Assistance


    The Society’s Scholarship Program helps highly qualified students who have been diagnosed with MS, or who have a parent with MS, achieve their dreams of going to college.

  4. ONLINE Research and Clinical Trials

    "How the National MS Society Makes Funding Decisions" recorded teleconference

    Original Air Date: March 22, 2011 Presenter: Dr. Patricia O'Looney Research in MS is progressing at a remarkable rate, with more potential therapies in the pipeline than at any other time in history. The National MS Society is a driving force of MS research. Learn how far we've come, where we're going, and what the Society is doing to move toward a world free of MS.

  5. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Visalia Self-Help Group

    Self-help group for individuals with MS.

    Multiple Dates
  6. IN PERSON Mobility & Accessibility

    Free From Falls

    Free From Falls is the Society's fall prevention program designed specifically for people with MS who are able to walk, but may be at risk for falling.

  7. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    So Cal MS Outlaws - Murrieta Self-Help Group

    Self-help group for individuals with MS.

    Multiple Dates
  8. ONLINE Treating MS

    "Turning Humor into Medication" recorded teleconference

    Studies have shown that humor and laughter strengthen your immune system, boost your energy, diminish pain, and protect you from the damaging effects of stress. Take a tour of your life and learn how to laugh at yourself and to create humor out of the not-so-funny experience of life.

  9. ONLINE Emotional Health

    Plaintalk—A Booklet about MS for Families (.pdf)

    Discusses some of the more difficult physical and emotional problems many families face. By Sarah Minden, MD, and Debra Frankel, MS, OTR. (last updated January 2014)

  10. VIDEO Family and Relationships

    MS & Pregnancy: Kara's Story Part 2 (video)

    This video features part two of a discussion about pregnancy and multiple sclerosis.