Co-Leader: Marie - 978-858-3973 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Recurring Event - Mon-Wed-Fri
This support group is for people with MS. Most participants are residents of Oak Crest Village but the group is open to all. Please contact the support group leader prior to attending a group meeting for directions and to verify that the meeting time, date, and location are accurate. Groups occasionally change their meeting schedules. Meeting locations are fully accessible.
Note: meeting are usually held on the third Monday but sometimes that changes due to scheduling issues – please call Kelli McElhinny to confirm.
MS Connection Groups or self-help groups bring people together who share common life experiences for support, education and mutual aid. Benefits of participating in a connection group include:
- Learning new information and strategies for confronting problems.
- Finding support from others.
- The opportunity to help others.
- Feeling empowered and more self-confident in coping with challenges.
The Pennsylvania Keystone Chapter of the National MS Society MS Connection Groups focus on support, advocacy, education, and are social in nature. Some groups also serve specific populations, such as young adults, parents with MS, carepartners, or African-Americans.
Members of an MS Connection Groups share a belief that positive personal change happens through individual efforts with the support of others.
Third Monday, 12:30 - 2 p.m. No meetings December - February.
Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that's right for you.