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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

    Care Partner Social on the Lake

    Join us for an opportunity to connect with others who understand the experience of caring for someone who has MS in a beautiful, lakeside setting!

    Excelsior, MN 55331See Map
  2. IN PERSON Emotional Health

    Reaching for Comfort and Joy

    Living with the unexpected ups and downs of multiple sclerosis isn't easy. How do you move through times of fear and discomfort (and the orneriness that may result) to get to comfort and joy? How do you identify what will bring you joy and find ways to put more of it in your life? Join Kate Wolfe-Jenson to discover answer to those questions and leave with a simple action plan to increase comfort and joy in your life.

    Minneapolis, MN 55412See Map
  3. IN PERSON Financial Planning

    Top Ten Financial Considerations As You Age With MS, Burnsville, MN

    Join Laurie Hanson a Minnesota Elder Law and Disability Law attorney to discuss long term care, advanced directives, estate plans and many more financial and legal topics relating to aging with MS

    Burnsville, MN 55337See Map
  4. IN PERSON Exercise

    An Adaptive Yoga Workshop, Duluth, MN

    Join Cherie Hotchkiss, a certified yoga instructor for 15 years, to hear her story and learn about the benefits of yoga no matter your ability.

    Duluth, MN 55807See Map
  5. IN PERSON MS Education

    Primary Progresssive MS: Perspectives on Moving Forward, Grand Forks, ND

    In the DVD “Primary-Progressive MS: Perspectives on Moving Forward,” listen to four individuals living with PPMS tell their stories and perspectives. This program also has relevance for people living with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (SPMS)

    Grand Forks, ND 58201See Map
  6. IN PERSON Exercise

    An Adaptive Yoga Workshop, Minneapolis, MN

    Join Cherie Hotchkiss, a certified yoga instructor for 15 years, to hear her story and learn about the benefits of yoga no matter your ability.

    Minneapolis, MN 55422See Map
  7. TELEPHONE MS Education

    Financial Planning for a Future with MS

    This program is a part of the Midwest Teleconference Series, an educational series that focuses on a different topic each month. Experts in MS care and research will provide up-to-date information on a specific topic in a teleconference format followed by a question-and-answer period. Dial, listen and learn!

  8. IN PERSON MS Education

    Live Fully, Live Well, Barrett, MN

    People with MS and their care partners are invited to this DVD presentation which looks at an array of topics affecting the whole family.

    Barrett, MN 56311See Map
  9. IN PERSON Treating MS

    Making Treatment and Lifestyle Decisions Managing Benefits and Risks, Bismarck, ND

    In the past 20 years, our understanding of multiple sclerosis has expanded tremendously. What's more, we now have many more treatment and symptom management options. In this program we'll consider factors that can influence treatment decisions and lifestyle choices.

  10. IN PERSON MS Education

    Choosing Your Healthcare Team, St. Paul, MN

    Comprehensive MS care begins with the diagnosis and lasts a lifetime. Finding the right provider and learning to advocate for the care you need is important. Join Megan Frost, PT to learn how to select and work effectively with your healthcare team.

    St. Paul, MN 55105See Map


Group Leader Resources

The Society recognizes that well trained and supported volunteers are key to the ongoing delivery of self-help groups and one-on-one peer support. Click here for resources available to assist and support you in your leadership role.