News & Notes

“Touched by MS” Team Challenge

“Touched by MS” Team Challenge

Form a virtual team to support the MS Center of Southwest Florida. The most successful teams will receive awards on MS Day in SWFL, November 23, 2019. Raise a minimum of $50 and you will receive a t-shirt on MS Day. Your team members can be anywhere! They can donate...

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MS Art Exhibit

MS Art Exhibit

The MS Center’s art students’ work will be on display October 4 through November 2 at the Von Liebig Art Center, home of the Naples Art Association, 585 Park St., Naples, FL. There will be an opening reception on October 3 at 5:30pm. The Naples Art Association has...

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Anyone Can Paint!

Anyone Can Paint!

You do not need to think of yourself as “artistic” to produce artwork; art is very personal and subjective.  All you need is curiosity and a willingness to explore your own creativity. As we all know, living with MS presents unique challenges to each individual.  Some...

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MS Technology Seminars – Two Locations

Two opportunities to learn about and try out technologies that make life with MS easier. Join us for a panel presentation by local experts in assistive technology, followed by a question and answer period and the opportunity to try out some of the discussed...

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Office hours now available in Cape Coral

Office hours now available in Cape Coral

On August 6, the United Way Lee County, opened its 19th “United Way House in Cape Coral. It is located at 1105 Cultural Park Blvd (near City Hall). Each house hosts several agencies that provide local social services. The Multiple Sclerosis Center of Southwest Florida...

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Hurricane Preparation

Hurricane Preparation

Hurricane Season runs from June 1 to November 30. The time to prepare is now. Special Needs Shelters are accepting registration. Below are some resources for preparing. Charlotte County Special Needs Program and Shelter Information Collier County Special Needs...

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MS Technology Seminar

MS Technology Seminar

Stephanie Gomez from Stabilized Steps was one of our expert panelists. On February 7, 2019, the MS Center of SWFl hosted a technology seminar for families dealing with multiple sclerosis. Our panel of experts included representatives from: Stabilized Steps -...

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Bilingual Support Group

Bilingual Support Group

The MS Amigos is a bilingual support group for MS patients & their care partners or loved ones. The meeting are held on the last Monday of each month from 6pm until 8pm. For more information contact our group facilitators at ricardo.coastie@gmail.com. Lehigh...

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2018 MS Center Challenge Day

2018 MS Center Challenge Day

The MS Center Challenge Day was a successful fundraising event with over 200 people attending the inaugural event at Koreshan State Park in Estero. There were many fun...

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