Support Groups

MS Focus National Independent Support Group Network Directory

Please Note: The purpose of this directory is to provide information about support groups to those with MS. This list may not be used for solicitation purposes. If you have any questions or would like to discuss information that may be of interest to our affiliated support groups, please contact the MS Focus Support Group Program staff at (888) 673-6287, or supportgroups@msfocus.org.

BOWIE

MS YANA (You Are Not Alone) Support Group

Vista Gardens Marketplace
10201 Martin Luther King Jr. Highway, (The entrance is near Chipotle)
BOWIE, MD 20720
Location Details: We meet in the Conference Room on the second floor
Leader: Tyra - 301-379-4618 | tsimp.msyana@gmail.com
Co-Leader: Marisa - 240-535-1317 | mbess.msyana@gmail.com
Meeting Details: First Wednesday of each month from 6:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
About Us: We want to empower, educate and enlighten young African American adults living with MS. We are an open-minded, community-based group. We welcome all those with MS, their spouses, friends and caregivers to attend our positive meetings.
Group Website

FREDERICK

MeSsy Friends MS Support Group

Roy Rogers
301 Ballenger Center Drive
FREDERICK, MD 21703
Leader: Deann - 301-363-5035 | deann.walter@comcast.net
Co-Leader: Robin - 301-471-2226 | gr8u2fan@yahoo.com
Meeting Details: First Monday of the month from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
About Us: We are a diverse group of individuals with MS that enjoys sharing our experiences and learning from one another. We also enjoy making each other laugh at our upbeat and fun meetings. Friends and family members are always welcome.
Group Website

SALISBURY

Salisbury Maryland MS Support Group

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Salisbury
220 Tilghman Road
SALISBURY, MD 21804
Leader: Barb - 443-235-6086 | casualbw@aol.com
Co-Leader: Michael - 443-614-8432 | mbratton@pkscpa.com
Meeting Details: Third Thursday of each month at 12:00 p.m.
About Us: We are here to support each other, educate ourselves, and stimulate our minds. We have guest speakers to give us hope and keep us current on MS treatments. Our group likes to have fun and enjoy each other's company. We invite you to meet some fun-loving, warm people with MS.

WESTMINSTER

Westminster MS Support Group

Carroll Hospital Center
291 Stoner Avenue
WESTMINSTER, MD 21157
Location Details: We meet at the Dixon Building
Leader: Donna - 410-861-5465 | donnagoonan@gmail.com
Co-Leader: Karen - 410-829-7484 | ksxenos@gmail.com
Meeting Details: Third Monday of each month from 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
About Us: Our group gathers monthly to support one another through sharing educational resources and experiences of inspiration and hope.

CATONSVILLE

Weathering The Storms MS Support Group

Brightview Senior Living
912 South Rolling Road
CATONSVILLE, MD 21228
Leader: Lori - 410-707-5019 | lorimlawler@hotmail.com
Meeting Details: Second Saturday of the month from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
About Us: Our main purpose is to give support to each other by having fun, sharing, and continuously remembering that we are not alone. We believe that while MS can take many things from us, it cannot take away our true friendships or our spirits.

RANDALLSTOWN

My Story, Our Story MS Support Group

Transformation of Life Christian Center
9633 Liberty Road
RANDALLSTOWN, MD 21133
Location Details: We meet in Suites H & J
Leader: Tonja - 443-677-7946 | mystoryourstory1@gmail.com
Meeting Details: Second Saturday of each month from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
About Us: We are an interactive, supportive group that educates and inspires one another through our stories. We strive to live the best lives possible and have fun!

BALTIMORE

MS Baltimore Crafted Hands Support Group

League For People - Baltimore
1111 East Cold Spring Lane
BALTIMORE, MD 21239
Leader: Terry - 443-310-1073 | TLT21215@gmail.com
Meeting Details: First and third Saturday of each month from 11:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
About Us: Our mission is to connect with the MS community, exchange ideas, implement advocacy, build awareness, and educate.

Hampstead

MS Nighttime Support Group

North Carroll Branch Library
2255 Hanover Pike
Hampstead, MD 21074
Leader: Tammy - 410-374-3723 or 443-340-3768 | jazydawg@msn.com
Meeting Details: Second Tuesday of each month from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m
About Us: Our group is a safe and comfortable place to share with others who have MS. Information is provided and we have open discussions on how to manage our MS.

FACEBOOK

SPEAK MS

FACEBOOK & ZOOM ALL ARE WELCOME
FACEBOOK , MD
Leader: Monica -  speakmstome@gmail.com
Co-Leader: Tiffany -  bonitadinero00@yahoo.com
Meeting Details: 2:00pm Mondays
About Us: SPEAK MS stands for Sharing Personal Experiences and Knowledge of Multiple Sclerosis. SPEAK MS: Will give be a supportive group, not just a support group. Will be educational, encouraging and inspiring. Will help warriors find ways to stay positive in the journey through life with MS.