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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. ONLINE Support and Self Help Groups

    Online Groups

    Online groups bring people together on a regular basis for mutual support, education and camaraderie. groups have different purposes and goals. Groups may focus on support, advocacy, education, or be more social in nature. Some groups also serve specific populations, such as young adults, carepartners, or people who are newly diagnosed.

  2. VIDEO Symptom Management

    Managing Symptoms in MS: Vision (video)

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

  3. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Self-Help Groups

    Led by trained peer facilitators, the Wisconsin Chapter's multiple sclerosis self-help groups are comprised of people affected by MS who meet to discuss issues, share information and feelings, provide mutual support, socialize and listen to educational presentations by professionals.

  4. PRINT MS Education

    Newly Diagnosed Packet

    Information specific to those who have been newly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis is available. Contact the Wisconsin Chapter office if you are interested.

  5. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Washington County West Bend Evening Group Self-Help Group

    Self-help group for individuals with MS and their friends and family.

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  6. IN PERSON Employment

    Wisconsin Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

    The Division of Vocational Rehab provides services for people with disabilities that are necessary to assist a consumer in preparing for, securing, retaining or regaining an employment outcome that is consistent with the strengths, resources, priorities,

  7. 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.

  8. 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)

  9. ONLINE Employment

    Should I Work (.pdf)

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

  10. Financial Planning

    Financial Education Partners Program

    The Society's Financial Education Partners Program (FEP) is a collaboration between the National MS Society and the Society of Financial Service Professionals.