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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 Employment

    Employment Matters: Managing MS in the Workplace (video)

    This video series is designed to provide tips to help you succeed in maintaining employment. Topics include: thinking proactively; the ADA; disclosure; managing fatigue & cognition; assistive technology. The resource guide provides information on resume writing, job searches, preparing for an interview, and government assistance programs. Closed captions are available by selecting the CC button on the toolbar that appears below the video in YouTube and selecting on.

  2. IN PERSON Live Fully, Live Well

    Medicare - General introduction

    For a general introduction to Medicare, including medical and hospital benefits, enrollment, billing, prescription drug costs, home health care, and more

  3. IN PERSON Exercise

    Pieters Family Life Center, Henrietta

    offers an array of classes, courses, conferences and clubs designed to put balance back into the physical, mental and spiritual aspects of your life. The Pieters Family Life Center is designed to serve the health and wellness needs of those with or without disabilities, and promote community inclusion in a bright, open and active environment for people of all ages.

  4. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Rochester Family and Friends Self Help Group

    Self-help group for people living with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Rochester, NY 14620See Map
  5. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Cheektowaga Co-Ed MS Support Group

    Support group for people living with MS.

    Multiple Dates
  6. VIDEO Symptom Management

    Invisible Symptoms in MS Part 2 (video)

    MS Learn Online is the National MS Society's online educational webcast series. This video features part two of a two-part discussion with Rosalind Kalb, PhD, who talks about invisible symptoms in multiple sclerosis.

  7. ONLINE Social and Emotional support

    Caring for Loved Ones with Advanced MS - A Guide for Families (.pdf)

    This booklet is designed for families who are caring for a person with advanced Multiple Sclerosis.

  8. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Salem Self Help Group

    Self-help group for people living with MS.

    Multiple Dates
  9. ONLINE Symptom Management

    Controlling Spasticity (.pdf)

    Managing this common, sometimes disabling, MS symptom—roles of self-help, medications, physical therapists, nurses, and physicians. (last updated May 2014)

  10. VIDEO Employment

    Career Crossroads: Employment and MS (DVD)

    Developed by employment and MS experts to help individuals living with MS remain in the workforce. The information is applicable to all people with disabilities or chronic health conditions.