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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. IN PERSON Symptom Management

    Yoga for MS - Concord

    Join instructor Susheela Thomas of Yoga Su-Tra for this class specifically for people living with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Concord, CA 94520See Map
  2. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    East Bay MS Counseling Group

    Join this group and find connections with others living with MS. Develop ways to manage challenges and find personal strength to overcome obstacles. This group is open to those who are newly diagnosed as well as people who have lived with MS for many years.

    Multiple Dates
    Livermore, CA 94550See Map
  3. IN PERSON Symptom Management

    Yoga for MS - Modesto

    Yoga combines breathing with movements that can alternately stimulate or calm the body. Many people with muscle tightness or decreased range of motion find that yoga practice brings noticeable improvement. Because yoga is relaxing and noncompetitive, it is especially recommended for people with MS. Join us for this class specifically for people living with MS.

    Multiple Dates
  4. IN PERSON Work

    Free From Falls: A Comprehensive Fall Prevention Program for People with MS

    This 8-week program is designed for people living with MS who are ambulatory but who may be at risk for falling. Discussion, exercise, group and individual activities are elements of this engaging format where participants will learn about: fall risks, tips and strategies to reduce risk for falling and exercises to enhance balance and safety.

    Multiple Dates
    Marina, CA 93942See Map
  5. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Mix and Mingle Networking Hour – Walnut Creek

    Looking to meet other working professionals in the area and see how they live with their MS? Or are you thinking of going back to work after a break? Want to do so in a relaxed social setting? Join us for happy hour at Pyramid Alehouse, Brewery & Restaurant for light appetizers to wrap up your day.

    Walnut Creek, CA 94596See Map
  6. IN PERSON Social gatherings and networking

    Wine Down Wednesday - Los Gatos

    Are you looking to meet others living with MS? If so, we will be gathering during happy hour at one of the Bay Area’s most critically acclaimed Wine Bar and Restaurants. Cin-Cin offers new contemporary cuisine with an International wine list and innovative cocktails. This wine down time is for you to relax, eat some good food and connect with other National MS Society members. Come solo, bring your family or your friends. We hope to see you there!

    Los Gatos, CA 95030See Map
  7. IN PERSON Pharmaceutical and Other Educational Programs

    Managing Medications for the Long Haul- Lodi

    Learn about MS, treatment options, and support services that are within your reach. Share real-life experiences, resources, and advice with other people affected by MS. Featured Speaker(s): Dr Joel Rothfeld, Neurologist, Chico, CA & Clinical Nurse Educator Cristina Gray, RN

    Lodi, CA 95240See Map
  8. IN PERSON Social gatherings and networking

    Morning Mingle - Santa Clara

    This casual program provides the opportunity to connect and mingle with others who are also living with MS. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. No registration needed. 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    Santa Clara, CA 95050See Map
  9. IN PERSON Pharmaceutical and Other Educational Programs

    Living with Multiple Sclerosis- Novato

    An informative event for People living with MS and their care partners. Featuring speaker: John Mendius, MS Neurologist Santa Rosa, CA - Event Hosted By Genzyme

    Novato, CA 94949See Map
  10. IN PERSON Pharmaceutical and Other Educational Programs

    Ready to learn more about relapsing MS? - Citrus Heights

    You and your loved one are invited to an MS Living Event! Hear from MS experts and others who are living with MS. Plus, get answers about dealing with MS and information on an oral treatment. Today can make a difference. Featured Speaker: John Schafer, MD -- Event Hosted By Genzyme

    Citrus Heights, CA 95610See Map