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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 Recreation

    “Singin’ in the Brain” Music and Wellness Group

    This class is a good outlet for leisure and focuses on stress relief, pain management, self-expression and overall wellness. Wear comfortable, casual clothing. No vocal or musical training required.

    Multiple Dates
    Louisville, KY 40207See Map
  2. TELEPHONE Symptom Management

    Top 10 List in MS

    This teleconference will highlight the top happenings in the field of MS, looking at diagnosis, current treatment options, rehabilitation therapy and more. Speaker: TBD

  3. TELEPHONE Treating MS

    Overcoming Cognitive Challenges

    Memory problems, difficulty concentrating and slowness in processing information are all cognitive challenges associated with MS. In this teleconference participants will learn about the role of cognition in MS as well as information on cognitive rehabilitation, and tips to help manage cognitive symptoms. Speaker: Kristine Herfkens, PhD

  4. TELEPHONE Complementary and Alternative Medicines

    Alternative Therapies in MS

    Alternative therapies are difficult to define and can include anything from drugs and diet to food supplements, mental exercises and life-style changes. This teleconference will help identify and discuss alternative options. Speaker: Sibyl E. Wray, MD

  5. IN PERSON Recreation

    Moving Mountains for MS: 2014 Family Retreat

    The retreat will focus on healthy approaches to aspects of MS presented in a beautiful relaxed setting. The weekend will also focus on issues related to the family’s journey with MS. There will be sessions for adults living with MS, caregivers, children, and teenagers, as well as, combined family sessions. General Butler State Resort Park is in a unique setting on the Kentucky and Ohio rivers, one of the highest points in Carroll County.

    Carrollton, KY 41008See Map
  6. IN PERSON Exercise

    Lexington MS Exercise Classes

    MS Yoga and Aquatic Therapy

    Lexington, KY 40513See Map
  7. IN PERSON Exercise

    Louisville MS Exercise Classes

    MS Yoga and Aqua Aerobics

    Louisville, KY
  8. ONLINE Live Fully, Live Well

    Live Fully, Live Well

    Managing your health and wellness is an integral part of "living well" with MS. Live Fully, Live Well is a comprehensive wellness program from the National MS Society and Can Do MS, designed for people living with MS and their support partners. Live Fully, Live Well covers topics affecting the whole family living with MS in order to strengthen relationships, increase understanding and promote improved health and quality of life.

  9. ONLINE Complementary and Alternative Medicines

    Acupuncture and MS: The Basic Facts (.pdf)

    An exploration of what is known and not known about this complementary therapy by Alan Bowling, MD, PhD and Tom Stewart. (last updated 2004)

  10. VIDEO Symptom Management

    Beginning Rehab for MS (video)

    Mary Hughes, MD, answers a viewer's question about how to begin rehabilitation for multiple sclerosis.