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MS support groups provide people with MS and their families an opportunity to share their MS experiences with those who can understand and identify with them.  Support group meetings are designed to be educational, fun, and positive. The MSF has a network of more than 100 independent support groups nationwide, and each one is unique.

In addition to supporting their members, MSF support groups are frequently active in raising awareness of MS in their communities.  Many groups participate in National Multiple Sclerosis Education and Awareness Month each March.

Anyone with MS can start a support group and become a leader. Through the MSF Independent Support Group Program, new support group leaders are trained and receive ongoing support for their meetings.  They also learn how to expand their memberships. Having a co-leader without the condition is permitted.

Each support group meeting is a little different – some are educational with speakers, others are more social, and some are a little of both. In addition, many support groups welcome participation from friends and family members.

If you would like to start a support group, or if you would like to add your support group to our directory, contact MSF Support Group Coordinator Alissa Ayden at or call 888-673-6287.  If you are looking for an existing support group to join, search our interactive support group directory below.  Please call the contact person for the support group you are interested in to confirm date, time, and location.

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Asheboro Randolph MS Support Group
Senior Center Salt Box
133 West Wainman Ave

Contact: Margie 336-626-2656 /
Contact: Ann 336-629-6800
Meets: Third Tuesday of the month 6:30 p.m. (no meetings in January, July)

Comments: Please call the contact person to confirm date, time & location. Come join us for a light supper, meet wonderful people, and be part of MS awareness. Friends and family are always welcome!

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Triad Caring & Sharing MS Support Group
Family Eye Care
205-A Hillstone Drive

Contact: Sushmita 336-491-3413 /
Contact: Gina 336-687-5935 or 336-245-8497 /
Meets: First Saturday of the month from 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Comments: Please call the contact person to confirm date, time & location. Triad Caring & Sharing welcomes everyone for fellowship, support and education. We want to offer hope, humor and information to help you build courage to face each day with MS.

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Go Forward With Faith MS Support Group
Alleghany Wellness Center
508 Collins Rd

Contact: Mary 336-372-4218
Contact: Linda 336-719-0505 or Carole 336-372-4852
Meets: Second Tuesday of the month 12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Comments: Please call the contact person to confirm date, time, & location. Please come and join us for an enlightening experience.

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