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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 Everyday Matters

    Teleconference Series: Snappy Comebacks to "But You Look so Good"

    A discussion of the invisible symptoms of MS and how to deal with insensitivity or lack of knowledge by which people may not understand the impact on quality-of-life for persons living with MS.

    Download the accompanying PDF Slideshow.

    (recorded: 9 Jul 2012; time/size: 1h0m0s/16.1MB)

  2. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Self-Help Group: Dallas (MS Fellowship of Dallas)

    Support group for individuals living with MS, their family members, and caregivers.

    Multiple Dates
    Dallas, TX 75232See Map
  3. ONLINE Exercise

    Websites: Exercising with MS Series

    Seven-part series of videos from the Multiple Sclerosis Society UK, that are easy to follow along with at home.

  4. IN PERSON Recreation

    Camps: Getaway Weekend (Oklahoma)

    Getaway Weekend is a 2-night weekend retreat for individuals living with MS, along with their spouse, carepartner, friend and/or adult family member.

    Multiple Dates
    Tulsa, OK 74136
  5. TELEPHONE Financial Assistance

    Society Services: Financial Assistance

    Multiple sclerosis creates a range of challenges that can result in short-term financial crises, difficulty obtaining critical equipment and home or auto modifications, and diminished capacity to pay for MS-generated needs. The National MS Society’s Financial Assistance Program offers guidance, leverage and resources to help contain the financial impact of MS.

  6. ONLINE Clinical Trials

    Clinical Trials in MS

    Large Phase 3 trials in RR MS. Updated September 2013. Abbreviations Key: AAN – American Academy of Neurology. CIS – Clinically Isolated Syndrome.

  7. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Self-Help Group: Dallas (All Mighty Spirit African-American)

    Self-help group for individuals living with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Dallas, TX 75215See Map
  8. IN PERSON Exercise

    MS Acquatics Class: Arlington

    Multiple Dates
    Arlington, TX 76001See Map
  9. ONLINE Employment

    Focus on Employment (.pdf)

    Covers disclosure, Americans with Disabilities Act, fatigue & cognitive issues on the job, and telework options. (last updated August 2007)

  10. ONLINE Employment

    Should I Work (.pdf)

    General overview of the employment issues that might concern people newly diagnosed. (last updated January 2012)

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