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Meet new people and get connected in your community!  All of our groups run locally by trained volunteers.  Please contact the Chapter for more information or Click here to send an e-mail.

Clay County

Orange Park Library  "Lookin Good"
2nd Saturday, 11:00am - 12:30pm contact: Tony Harbin 904-278-8060
Sarena Phillips 386-328-5840 or Pam Baggett 904-272-0870


Trinity United Methodist Church 4000 NW 53rd Avenue, "MS Circle of Friends"
4th Monday, 6:00pm contact: Sarah Maurer 352-367-9660

Jackson County/Marianna

Jackson Hospital 4250 Hospital Drive, Marianna (groundfloor classroom)
4th Saturday, 10:00am-12:00pm contact: James Poston 850-526-5873


Highland Regional Library "It's a Positive Thing"
3rd Saturday, 10:30am; contact: Cheryl 904-955-5306 or Arvis 904-635-7568

Memorial Hospital Newly Diagnosed/Therapy Options
3rd Tuesday, 6:30pm; contact: Walt Pfeil 904-221-6810

Southside/Mandarin: Jewish Community Center
2nd Saturday, 2:00pm; contact:  Susan 904-396-1082

1st Saturday, 10:00am; contact: Toni Hall 904-358-0626 or
Gary Sparkman 904-779-2682

Jacksonville Beaches

Beaches Library Third Street, Jacksonville Beach, FL
1st Friday, 1:30pm contact: Diana 904-246-8841

NMSS Spanish Telephone Support Group

3rd Wednesday, 11:00am contact Dacey to register 954-731-4224 ext 2041

Panama City

Living with MS - 3rd Tuesday, 10:30am; contact: Pam Howeel 850-271-1139


Rehab Center of West Florida Hospital - "Moving Steadily"
1st Saturday, 11:00am-12:00pm; contact: Steve & Ann Wilson 850-432-8949

Putnam County

Living with MS - 1st Thursday, 5:00pm contact: Pat Baxter 386-649-0169

St. Johns County

Anastasia Library: 124 Seagrove Main St, St. Augustine Beach
2nd Tuesday, 6:00pm; contact:  Susan Stone 904-814-8139


Tallahassee Memorial Hospital - "But you look so good"
3rd Thursday, 6:15pm; contact: Sirvira Brown 850-668-3888

Living with MS - 2nd Saturday, 2:00pm contact Lisa Marsh 850-575-0079

Valdosta, GA

Self help group meets monthly.  Please call Dan Bennett 888-514-9088

New Diagnosed Telephone Support Group

Telephone support group for people who are newly diagnosed with MS within two years or less.  Groups are held the last Wednesday of every month from 7:00-8:00pm.  Teleconference number:  1-800-910-3597 - Passcode: 24906202. 

Please call Jackie Carrino at (904) 332-6810.


Chat Rooms:  http://www.msworld.org/

The National MS Society respects the rights of poeple with MS to obtain any and all information they want related to MS including information on wellness, medical treatments or complementary therapies, and products and services.  The information presented at this meeting does not necessarily reflect the views or official position of the Society, nor carry the endorsement or support of the NMSS.  For specific medical advice, contact your physician.