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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 Knowledge is Power

    Knowledge Is Power

    Knowledge Is Power is a free, in-home educational series for people newly diagnosed with MS and their families. This comprehensive program provides up-to-date facts about many aspects of MS. (Available in Spanish.)

  2. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Storrs Support Group

    Self-help group for individuals with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Storrs, CT 06268See Map
  3. ONLINE Financial Assistance

    Veterans with Multiple Sclerosis

    The National MS Society is collaborating with the Department of Veteran’s Affairs MS Centers of Excellence to support improved care and support services for veterans with multiple sclerosis and their families.

  4. TELEPHONE Social and Emotional support

    Care Management Program

    The Care Management Program helps families exlore options and access vital services during times of difficulty or crisis. Care managers meet with individuals in their homes and create long-term plans that address medical care, financial stability and improve social connections. Participants in the program receive hands-on assistance and support as they navigate social services.

  5. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Torrington Support Group

    Professionally-led support group for individuals with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Torrington, CT 06790See Map
  6. VIDEO Treating MS

    Treatment Options and Research Advances in Progressive MS (video)

    If you have a progressive form of MS, you undoubtedly are awaiting treatment options and research advances. Joining us as we discuss this topic with Dr. Benjamin Segal. Dr. Segal directs the Multiple Sclerosis Center, and is a professor of neurology at the University of Michigan's Holtom-Garrett Neuroimmunology Program.

  7. VIDEO Employment

    MS & the Workplace: Employer Education DVD (DVD)

    Provides basic information to employers about managing the impact of MS in the work setting.

  8. VIDEO Exercise

    Yoga: For MS and Related Conditions (DVD)

    Who is this tape for? Anyone with limited mobility. This includes people with: Multiple Sclerosis, Mild Arthritis, Chronic Illness or Pain, Post-Polio Syndrome,or Chronic Fatigue. This tape is also for Seniors and anyone with daily stresses as well as people who are overweight or temporarily limited. If aerobics videos are too difficult, but you know that you need to exercise - This is the tape for you!

  9. ONLINE Work

    Increasing Accessibility

    Increasing Accessibility often requires the adaptation of tools and devices at one’s home or work — and becoming an MS activist in the community.

  10. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Putnam Support Group

    Self-help group for individuals with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Putnam, CT 06260See Map