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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 Social gatherings and networking

    Boys Night Out

    An exciting new program for men living with MS, Boys' Night Out provides guys-only social events to discuss life with MS. New outings are planned four times a year.

    Garden Grove, CA 92843See Map
  2. IN PERSON MS Education

    Scripps Health Lecture Series: Below the Belt: Bladder, Bowel & Sexual Dysfunction in MS

    Join neurologist Charles Smith, MD and the National MS Society’s Pacific South Coast Chapter for a free series of seminars that will offer valuable information to people who want to better manage their MS symptoms and improve quality of life.

    La Jolla, CA 92037See Map
  3. IN PERSON Programs and Services

    Family Fun Day at Knott's Berry Farm

    Enjoy a day of fun at America's 1st Theme Park, Knott's Berry Farm.

    Buena Park, CA 90620See Map
  4. IN PERSON MS Education

    Kaiser Permanente MS Symposium

    The National MS Society is proud to partner with Kaiser Permanente to present the Kaiser Permanente MS Symposium. This event will be an opportunity to learn the latest information on managing your MS.

    Carlsbad, CA 92008See Map
  5. ONLINE Adaptive Equipment

    How to Choose the Mobility Device that is Right for You (.pdf)

    Understand the full range of tools available to stay functionally mobile, comfortable and safe. Offers full-color photos of devices ranging from the simplest cane to the most complex power chair, guidance on how to determine if and when a device might be appropriate, and important safety tips. Introduces readers to assistive technology professionals and outlines the steps involved in a comprehensive evaluation for a wheeled mobility device. (New August 2013)

  6. ONLINE Complementary and Alternative Medicines

    Vitamins, Minerals, and Herbs in MS: An Introduction (.pdf)

    Practical guide to diet supplements for people with MS. Outlines what is and is not known, with references for further study. By Allen Bowling, MD, PhD, and Thomas Stewart, PA-C, MS, JD. (last updated August 2011)

  7. ONLINE Symptom Management

    Fatigue: What You Should Know (.pdf)

    MS fatigue can be reduced with treatments and self-help. (last updated January 2012)

  8. VIDEO Work

    MS in the Workplace: A Guide for Employers (video)

    This video is a resource for employers, featuring discussions about multiple sclerosis in the workplace.

  9. ONLINE Clinical Trials

    Symptomatic Treatment Trials

    This document outlines Symptomatic Treatment Trials.

  10. Family and Relationships


    Articles about dealing with MS in important relationships.