If you or someone close to you has recently been given a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, you probably have a lot of questions and concerns. Or, you may be feeling so overwhelmed by the diagnosis that you aren’t sure what kinds of questions to ask. The National MS Society has developed programs to give you the information and support you need to live comfortably and confidently with this change in your life.
Newly Diagnosed Luncheon 2014
Persons with MS and one guest are invited to dine with MS Neurologist , Bertha Fonseca, MD; and MS Nurse Practitioner, Jennifer Smrtka, RN, MSN, ANP-C, MSCN as they discuss multiple sclerosis. Dr. Fonseca and Jennifer will provide up-to-date educational information about MS and address questions. Lunch is complimentary.
Valet parking is available for $6 or free parking in parking garage next to restaurant.
Space is limited. Call 1-800-FIGHT-MS to register today.
Date: Saturday, February 8, 2014
Time: 10:30 am – 2 pm
BRIO Tuscan Grille
at The Village at GulfStream Park
600 Silks Run, Suite 1205
Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
The registration deadline for this event is January 31, 2014.
Taking the First Steps
Telling others about your MS may be the first thing you want to do—or the last.
What the National MS Society Can Offer
The National MS Society helps each person address the challenges of living with MS through our 50 state network of chapters. We offers a variety of programs and services to help you meet those needs, including:
We offer an extensive library of brochures, webcasts, videos, books, and our magazine, Momentum.
Chapters are also excellent sources of referral to community resources.
We offer many types of support including self-help groups, educational seminars, health and wellness strategies, family programs, financial assistance, and support around day to day concerns. And most importantly, a connection with others living with MS.
Contact your chapter today. 1-800-344-4867