Welcome to the February 2010 Member Connection. In this issue you'll find information about Walk MS, upcoming events and a highlight on one of our service providers, Scripps Encinitas.
MOVE IT DURING MS AWARENESS WEEK
Mark your calendars to move it during MS Awareness Week, March 8-12. Visit our website to see all the different ways you can get involved. What can you do right now?
BECOME AN MS ACTIVIST
Sign up to be an MS activist. Help turn MS issues into national priorities. Call on public officials to make changes that benefit people living with MS.
Thousands are getting involved. Many are individuals who live with MS. Some are friends and family members. And many simply recognize their passion and ability to make a difference. LEARN MORE
JOIN THE MOVEMENT AT WALK MS
April 10: Irvine | April 24: San Diego | April 25: Carlsbad
We'd like to invite you to join us at Walk MS and be a part of the Pacific South Coasters! Team Captain, Lee Bulfin will once again lead those affected by MS and their family and friends. (Or, you can start your own team!) We are eager to see the team grow this year and look forward to you joining us! Whether you walk or not, bring friends or come alone, we know that you will enjoy meeting us and the other Pacific South Coasters for this fun-filled event. Lee uses her scooter on the route, so know that each location is 100% accessible! JOIN US!
SCRIPPS ENCINITAS MS OUTPATIENT PROGRAM
For many MS patients, sometimes the most challenging aspect of managing MS is not MS itself, but managing the impact it has on day-to-day life. The MS Outpatient Program at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas is a comprehensive functional evaluation that helps patients assess everything from functional mobility to nutritional evaluations and all with the convenience of a single appointment and location. LEARN MORE