Meets every Tuesday.
This social group is specifically designed for those in their 20’s and 30’s affected by MS. This group offers education, discussion opportunities, and connects those in similar situations, but most importantly participants are there to have fun. TheSocial group typically meets for happy hour or at sporting or community events.
Registration is encouraged.
The National MS Society, Greater Northwest Chapter is pleased to assist with the promotion of the Seattle LGBT MS Connection Group.
Have you been looking for support from other people in the LGBT community with multiple sclerosis? This group offers a safe environment to express your concerns, frustrations and the impact of MS on your life or on that of a loved one. Join the group for a place to talk openly about challenges and achievements. Partners and care providers are also welcome.
Recurring Event - Mon-Wed-Fri
Call group leader to confirm details.
Self-help group for individuals with MS and their support partners. Open to persons with MS, friends and family.
Registration is not required.
For people with MS only.
This MS Connection Group does not meet during the summer months, please contact leader for meeting details starting in September. Thank you.
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.