Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Programs and Services

The MS Society offers a variety of programs to help people affected by multiple sclerosis effectively manage and cope with the disease. MS can be quite challenging at times, but through the support offered by the MS Society, no one has to face these challenges on their own.

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Peer Support Program

  • Peer Support
  • Information and Support

The MS Society is pleased to offer a telephone/internet peer support program for individuals living with MS. You may be newly diagnosed, you may have a specific question, or maybe you are dealing with an issue related to your MS. Sometimes the best person to talk to is someone who also has MS. Volunteers... Read More


MS Talk with the Movement Centre

  • Recreation & Fitness
  • Information and Support
  • Education

MS Talk with the Movement Centre! MS Talk is an interactive teleconference program where you participate in educational and recreational programs and workshops. Materials are all sent before the call so you can actively participate from home by telephone. Conductive Education rehabilitation is a learning... Read More


Quality of Life Grant Program 2018 – Equipment – MB Division

  • Equipment and Special Assistance Funding

Are you an individual diagnosed with MS and require assistance with the purchase of Assistive devices? You can apply for a maximum of $300 under the Quality of Life Grant Program. Quality of Life – Equipment Grants Quality of Life - Equipment Grants are made available by the MS Society of Canada to... Read More


YAS Portage La Prairie for Young Adults

  • Youth Programs
  • Social Gatherings
  • Recreation & Fitness
  • Peer Support
  • Information and Support
  • Education

Join a group made for young adults by young adults. If you’re in Portage La Prairie and affected by MS, there is support available for you through this informal social and supportive forum for young adults living with MS and their support network. The group’s mission is to improve the lives of young... Read More


YAS Winnipeg for Young Adults!

  • Youth Programs
  • Social Gatherings
  • Recreation & Fitness
  • Peer Support
  • MS Clinics
  • Information and Support
  • Education

Join a group made for young adults by young adults. If you’re in Winnipeg and affected by MS, there is support available for you through this informal social and supportive forum for young adults living with MS and their support network. The group’s mission is to improve the lives of young adults living... Read More


Yoga

  • Recreation & Fitness

Yoga promotes balance, increases range of motion, and reduces fatigue. The meditation component encourages relaxation and helps to reduce stress. Instructors at the MS Society realize that every individual living with MS has unique symptoms, and as such poses may require adaptation and assistance. To... Read More


Aquacise Classes in Steinbach

  • Recreation & Fitness

This class accommodates all levels of fitness and will allow participants to experience the benefits of cool water, and natural buoyancy. Benefits include increased circulation, improved flexibility, mobility and strength, weight loss and elimination of joint stress. Drop-ins are welcome for $8 or you... Read More


Chums Support Group - Winnipeg Area

  • Peer Support

Self-Help & Support Groups • Groups are a great way to connect with other people affected by MS and to share information and support in a safe confidential environment. All groups are open to new members. Please contact Deanna (204- 943-9595 ext. 4905 or email deanna.austin@mssociety.ca) who will help... Read More


Coffee Crew- Portage La Prairie Area

  • Peer Support

Support Groups & Coffee Crews: Groups are a great way to connect with other people affected by MS and to share information and support in a safe confidential environment. All groups are open to new and existing members. 2nd Wednesday of the month, 11:30am-1:30pm, at a location off-site within the Portage... Read More


Kildonan Support Group - Winnipeg Area

  • Peer Support

Self-Help & Support Groups • Groups are a great way to connect with other people affected by MS and to share information and support in a safe confidential environment. All groups are open to new members. Please contact Deanna (204- 943-9595 ext. 4905 or email deanna.austin@mssociety.ca) who will help... Read More


Moving Forward Support Group - Winnipeg Area

  • Peer Support

Self-Help & Support Groups • Groups are a great way to connect with other people affected by MS and to share information and support in a safe confidential environment. All groups are open to new members. Please contact Deanna (204- 943-9595 ext. 4905 or email deanna.austin@mssociety.ca) who will help... Read More


MS Friends Support Group - Winnipeg Area

  • Peer Support

Self-Help & Support Groups • Groups are a great way to connect with other people affected by MS and to share information and support in a safe confidential environment. All groups are open to new members. Please contact Deanna (204- 943-9595 ext. 4905 or email Deanna.austin@mssociety.ca) who will help... Read More


On Our Own Support Group - Winnipeg Area

  • Peer Support

Self-Help & Support Groups • Groups are a great way to connect with other people affected by MS and to share information and support in a safe confidential environment. All groups are open to new members. Please contact Deanna (204- 943-9595 ext. 4905 or email deanna.austin@mssociety.ca) who will help... Read More


Self-Help Group - Selkirk Area NEW!

  • Information and Support
  • Education

Support Groups: Groups are a great way to connect with other people affected by MS and to share information and support in a safe confidential environment. All groups are open to all affected by MS in the Selkirk area or surrounding areas. Support Group in Selkirk, MB is Live! When: 2nd Thursday of... Read More


Social Lunch Group - Morden Area

  • Social Gatherings
  • Peer Support

Support Groups: Groups are a great way to connect with other people affected by MS and to share information and support in a safe confidential environment. All groups are open to new and existing members. When: 3rd Thursday of the month, 12-1:30pm Where: Restaurante Dos Banderas, 212, 1st street, R6M... Read More


Social Lunch Group - Steinbach Area

  • Peer Support

Support Groups & Social Lunch Groups: Groups are a great way to connect with other people affected by MS and to share information and support in a safe confidential environment. All groups are open to new and existing members. When: 4th Thursday of the month at 12:00pm Where: off-site location within... Read More


Take Action - Manitoba Division

  • Government Relations and Advocacy

Priority Issues MS Society Priorities – 2015 Lifelong and Age appropriate care Employment and Income Support Accessibility Access to treatment and healthcare from outside the city centre Caregiver acknowledgement/support Ways to Take Action Become an MS Ambassador MS Day at the Leg – May MS Day at City... Read More


Whole Body Strong

  • Recreation & Fitness

Whole Body Strong is a whole body exercise program based upon the principals of essentrics, which includes a dynamic workout approach that lengthens and strengthens every muscle in the body, resulting in greater joint mobility and lean, long muscles. Whole Body Strong aims to help increase full body... Read More


Massage Therapy

  • Recreation & Fitness

Massage Therapy is provided by students of the Wellington College of Remedial Massage Therapies Inc. Massage is offered on Tuesday afternoons at either 1:00, 2:00 or 3:00 pm at the college on Berry Street. While there is no cost for this program, donations to the Wellington College of Remedial Massage... Read More