PHILOSOPHY OF CHAPTER PROGRAMS
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is committed to expanding knowledge of MS, enhancing access to MS specialty medical care, and empowering people with MS to live as independently as possible within the limits of their disabilities, and to the maximum of their capabilities, within the least restrictive environment. These goals are achieved through national and local programs and activities that:
Our programs are open to people with MS, their family members and friends, health professionals and the general public. If you have multiple sclerosis or have an interest in MS, please register with our Chapter by calling 1-800-344-4867 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Upon registering, you will begin receiving program announcements and invitations, our quarterly newsletter (MS Connection), research updates, and a quarterly magazine from our national office, Inside MS.
For more information about any of our programs, call the Chapter at 1-800-344-4867 or email your questions to: email@example.com.
Please click to view the following publications from the Blue Ridge Chapter:
MS Connection: A quarterly publication from the Blue Ridge Chapter.
Programs Press: A monthly bulletin about upcoming programs, services, and events.
Weekly E-list Updates: Weekly email updates about research, news, programs, and events.
PHYSICAL HEALTH programs
Websites recommended by Dr. Kathleen Fuchs for games that provide cognitive stimulation.
EMOTIONAL HEALTH programs
FAMILY SUPPORT programs
A program for couples managing MS together.