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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 Symptom Management

    Vision Problems (.pdf)

    Current therapy for MS-related eye disorders. Discusses low-vision aids. (last updated November 2008)

  2. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Santa Clarita Self-Help Group

    Self-help group for individuals with MS.

    Multiple Dates
  3. ONLINE Family and Relationships

    Kids Get MS Too: A Handbook for Parents Whose Child or Teen has MS (.pdf)

    This handbook is a guide for parents with a child or teen with MS.

  4. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Hanford Self-Help Group

    Self-help group for individuals with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Hanford, CA 93230See Map
  5. ONLINE MS Education

    "Nutrition and MS" recorded teleconference

    Determine what gets in the way of eating well and identify strategies to easily integrate healthful eating into your lifestyle, positively impact your health and help you manage MS symptoms.

  6. ONLINE Work

    Minimizing Your Risk of Falls (.pdf)

    Identifies risk factors for falling and strategies to reduce those risks. (last updated May 2014)

  7. ONLINE Insurance

    "SSDI: Starting & Navigating the Process" recorded teleconference

    Original Air Date: August 4, 2011

  8. VIDEO Treating MS

    What You Need To Know About Tecfidera® (video)

    What is Tecfidera® (dimethyl fumarate), formerly known as BG-12? Clinical trial findings; Potential side effects. Featuring: Bruce Cohen, MD and Gabriel Pardo, MD. Part one of one: 12 minutes

  9. VIDEO Mobility & Accessibility

    Free From Falls Part 1 (video)

    Free From Falls is a comprehensive fall prevention program for people with multiple sclerosis. This DVD provides an introduction and overview of fall risk and prevention. The target audience is people with MS who are ambulatory (alone or with a cane, walking stick or crutch). Part one of a two-part series.

  10. IN PERSON Financial Assistance

    Sherak Emergency Fund

    Funding for unexpected one-time situations (food, rent, utilities).