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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.

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  1. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Clackamas MS Self-Help Group

    Group for people living with MS of all ages and family members. Meeting times and locations may change! Please call or email the group prior to attending, to confirm the meeting date and location. (PLEASE NOTE some groups do not meet every month of the year or at the holidays.)

    Multiple Dates
    Clackamas, OR 97086See Map
  2. ONLINE Family and Relationships

    Keep S'myelin: A newsletter about MS for children

    Keep S’myelin is a colorful, engaging, informative, and reassuring newsletter to help children and their parents talk and learn about MS together. Each issue is filled with stories, interviews, games, and activities that highlight a specific topic related to MS, as well as a special section just for parents.

  3. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Salem - Evening MS Self-Help Group

    Group for people living with MS of all ages and family members. Meeting times and locations may change! Please call or email the group prior to attending to confirm the meeting date and location. (PLEASE NOTE some groups do not meet every month of the year or at the holidays.)

    Multiple Dates
    Salem, OR 97301See Map
  4. IN PERSON Home

    Oregon Project Independence (OPI) Pilot Program

    Oregon Project Independence (OPI) was created in 1975 to assist individuals over the age of 60 with services to help them stay in their own homes. The OPI pilot project will be administered by your local Area Agency on Aging and Disabilities.

  5. ONLINE One-on-one Peer Support

    One-on-One Peer Connections

    Through the Peer Connections program you can search for and connect with a peer support volunteer who has “been there” and can provide you with helpful tips, suggestions and emotional support for the challenges that MS throws at you. You can connect with your peer via one-on-one ongoing telephone or email conversations. Peer Connections volunteers have been through a rigorous screening and training process.

  6. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Gresham MS Self-Help Group

    Group for people living with MS of all ages and family members. Meeting times and locations may change! Please call or email the group prior to attending, to confirm the meeting date and location. (PLEASE NOTE: some groups do not meet every month of the year, or at the holidays.)

    Multiple Dates
  7. VIDEO Symptom Management

    Less Common Symptoms (video)

    MS Learn Online is the National MS Society's online educational webcast series. This video features a discussion with Stephen Krieger, MD, who talks about less common symptoms of multiple sclerosis.

  8. VIDEO Symptom Management

    Managing Symptoms in MS: Pain (video)

    MS Learn Online is the National MS Society's online educational webcast series. This video features Nancy Holland, EdD, RN, MSCN, who discusses pain associated with multiple sclerosis, the types of pain, and options for managing it.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

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