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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. ONLINE Family and Relationships

    Someone You Know has MS: A Book for Families (.pdf)

    For children, 5-12. A story about Michael and his family explains MS and explores children’s fears and concerns. Adapted by Martha King from original material by Cyrisse Jaffee, Debra Frankel, Barbara LaRoche, and Patricia Dick. (last updated February 2012)

  2. 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.

  3. IN PERSON Recreation

    Camps: Champ Camp

    Champ Camp is a 3-day, 2-night camp for children diagnosed with MS and their families.

    Multiple Dates
    Burton , TX 77835See Map
  4. ONLINE Emotional Health

    MS and the Mind (.pdf)

    A reprint from InsideMS. Covers depression, cognitive functions, mood swings, coping tips and medications. (last updated June 2008)

  5. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Self-Help Group: Corpus Christi (Individuals with MS)

    Self-help group for individuals living with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Corpus Christi, TX 78410See Map
  6. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Self-Help Group: Tyler (Hearts of Hope - Evening Group)

    Self-help group for individuals living with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Tyler, TX 75701See Map
  7. ONLINE Family and Relationships

    Managing School-Related Issues: A Guide for Parents with a Child or Teen Living with MS (.pdf)

    This is a guide to help parents with a child or teen living with MS advocate for them at school or their learning environment.

  8. VIDEO Family and Relationships

    Timmy’s Journey to Understanding MS (DVD)

    Timmy’s Journey to Understanding MS is an animated cartoon that shares a little boy's adventure learning about MS. David Lander is the voice of Captain Kip S’myelin, Timmy’s guide on his journey. The cartoon is an excellent resource to talk with children about MS. Developed for children ages 5-12, but appropriate for all ages.

  9. IN PERSON Knowledge is Power

    Teleconference Series: Advocacy

    This teleconference features speakers from the National MS Society discussing the Society's role in advocating for funds for MS research and for the Society's programs and services, and how the Society and other individuals work as activists on behalf of those living with MS in making a difference by working with politicians and legislators on the state level and federal level.

    (recorded: 10 Nov 2010; time/size: 41m45s/8.14MB)

  10. VIDEO Symptom Management

    Managing Symptoms in MS: Bowel Dysfunction (video)

    This video features Nancy Holland, EdD, RN, MSCN, who discusses bowel dysfunction associated with multiple sclerosis and strategies for managing the symptoms.

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