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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. VIDEO Clinical Trials

    Clinical Trials: Solving One Piece of the MS Puzzle Part 1 (video)

    This video features part one of a series that discusses research efforts for multiple sclerosis and clinical trials.

  2. ONLINE Family and Relationships

    Family Matters

    MS happens to families, not just to individuals. You probably have many questions about MS – what will happen to my family member with MS, how can we plan, how do we manage the unpredictability of the disease? The National MS Society is here to help you navigate the challenges of living MS with a personalized response to your unique needs.

  3. VIDEO Employment

    Career Crossroads

    This video program focuses on the legal rights of employees with MS and examines ways to mitigate the effects of MS on work performance. A self-study companion workbook is also available.

  4. WEBCAST Exercise

    Achieving Optimal Wellness: Exercise and Nutrition

  5. ONLINE Legal

    ADA and People with MS (.pdf)

    The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA): Protection for people with multiple sclerosis. (last updated in August 2012)

  6. ONLINE Complementary and Alternative Medicines

    Staying Healthy with Vitamins and Oral Supplements

    Learn about the pros and cons of oral supplements and discuss some of the most commonly used vitamins, minerals and herbs.

  7. TELEPHONE One-on-one Peer Support

    Peer Counseling Program 

    Professionally trained peers (people with MS) are available to provide support and information to members facing difficult issues. Through support over the telephone or via email, the peers use their firsthand knowledge to help solve problems and develop coping strategies.

  8. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Newly Diagnosed Introductory Support Group

    A one session introductory group offered in-person for individuals diagnosed within the past two years. Contact Moyra Rondon for the date of the next session and to register. This group meets throughout the year.

    Multiple Dates
    New York, NY 10017See Map
  9. ONLINE MS Education

    Invisible Symptoms

    People who have "invisible" symptoms of MS such as pain, fatigue, and cognitive issues and how to manage these symptoms effectively.

  10. WEBCAST Research

    Promising MS Research - Recorded Webcast

    Promising MS Research to Repair, Protect and Restore the Nervous System. Moderator Kate Milliken and panelists Dr. Ben Barres, Dr. Jonah Chan, Dr. Timothy Coetzee and Dr. Rhonda Voskuhl. December 5, 2013