Embracing Carers returns this September with three webinars, two podcasts, and three online support groups! Join our a panel of MS healthcare experts and other support partners as we discuss:

  • Strategies for communicating about tough and sensitive topics
  • What to do when hands-on caregiving becomes a part of your lives
  • Ways to recognize and prevent your own burnout

These special programs strengthen and empower support partners through educational tools, comfort, and encouragement. Register today so we can thrive together!
Grey Matter: A Strong Indicator of MS Progression
Evolving research shows that the brain’s grey matter can play a key role in the progression of multiple sclerosis (MS). For years, white matter was the focus when it came to MS, but researchers now know that changes in grey matter can be associated with a decline in physical and cognitive abilities—and can even help predict
long-term disability.

Learn more at MSMindShift.com
Upcoming Webinars
Children With MS
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
8-9:15 pm EST

What do we know about pediatric MS? Join our August webinar to learn about the latest statistics on children with MS, the disease course, and common symptoms. We'll also discuss pediatric MS management, social and academic challenges for kids with MS, and wellness strategies. 
Managing Your Moods
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
8-9:15 pm EST

Mood changes are some of the most common and impactful symptoms of MS. During this webinar, a clinical psychologist and occupational therapist will share their perspectives on mood changes in MS and offer suggestions focusing on relationships, self-care, and daily activities. 
Ask the Can Do Team
"Can I use machines, like an elliptical, to increase my strength and endurance?"

Watch the special video response from Lindie Schreiner, PTA.
Can Do On Demand

Register for a JUMPSTART ® Program Near You
Join us for a free, one-day program to learn strategies to improve your quality of life, meet others in your community living with MS, and find local resources. 
Hallandale, FL - September 14
New Brunswick, NJ - September 28
Seattle, WA - October 19
Phoenix, AZ - October 26
Albuquerque, NM - October 26
Outdoor Experiences for Young Adults Living With MS
Our friends at First Descents provide life-changing outdoor adventures for young adults living with MS. There are a few spots left for their upcoming rock climbing program in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, on August 26-30!

Join other young adults with MS for 4 days of adventure, rock climbing, and community! All food, lodging, travel, and gear is completely FREE of charge!

Apply today at  firstdescents.org/joinus  for an incredible last-minute adventure!
Every Pedal Strengthens Families With MS
MS Global is bound for Nova Scotia! This annual seven-day charitable bicycle tour kicks MS by sending hundreds of families living with MS to Can Do MS programs, at no cost to them.

Because of their passion, generosity, and spirit, MS Global riders have set the ambitious fundraising goal of $210,000 - every dollar of which benefits families living with MS!

A gift of any size helps support these 35 incredible riders (8 of whom have MS) as they pedal for families in need.
MS Global is sponsored by EMD Serono, Sanofi Genzyme, CCL Industries, and Tyler Hamilton Training.
Ways to Give
100% of proceeds support families living with MS.
Start a fundraiser to send families living with MS to
life-changing programs.
For every teal MS bracelet sold, Lokai donates $1 to
Can Do MS programs!
This eNewsletter is partially sponsored with generous support from:
Can Do MS delivers health and wellness education programs to help families living with MS thrive.