MS Alliance of Virginia

The Mission of the Multiple Sclerosis Alliance of Virginia

  • Provide programs, events, activities and services for people living with MS in Southwest Virginia and the surrounding areas, including Veterans.
  • Educate and empower people with MS, their care partners, friends and family.  We will guide people to organizations that can assist people with their needs.
  • Contribute to awareness in the community, including educational programs to young people, first responders and community organizations.
  • Encourage and expand support groups to include assisted living facilities, homebound people and help others start upbeat groups in their area.

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  • Roanoke Valley MS Support Group Meeting

    August 25, 2022  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Zoom

    For more details visit the Support Group page: Support Groups.

  • Mountain Empire MS Support Group

    September 6, 2022  5:45 pm - 7:45 pm

    For more details visit the Support Group page: Support Groups.

  • MS Alliance Support Group Meeting

    September 13, 2022  12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    Zoom

    Join Zoom Meeting:
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7127679497   
    Meeting ID: 712 767 9497
    Or call: 1-312-626-6799
    or 712-767-9497, to join meeting

    For more details visit the Support Group page: Support Groups.

  • Twin County MS Support Group Hillsville, VA

    September 13, 2022  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    For more details visit the Support Group page: Support Groups.

Events

August 25, 2022
  • Roanoke Valley MS Support Group Meeting

    August 25, 2022  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Zoom

    See more details

September 6, 2022
  • Mountain Empire MS Support Group

    September 6, 2022  5:45 pm - 7:45 pm

    See more details

September 13, 2022

News

Roanoke Valley MS Support Group Meeting: Tools and Things

Join us Thursday July 28 at Jersey Lily's (1650 Braeburn Dr, Salem, VA 24153) or on Zoom. This will be a hybrid meeting, if you cannot make it to the restaurant, you can still participate on Zoom. -The 'in-person' meeting will have Social Time from 6:00-6:30 pm. Soft...

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Can MS, Medical Marijuana, and Guns Safely Coexist?

U.S. federal law prevents medical marijuana users from owning guns It seems to me from my anecdotal observations that a fair number of people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) have a gun. When I wrote about the issue a few years ago, I discovered that more people...

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No MRI Change but Worsening MS Symptoms

You’ve just had your yearly MRI and there have been no changes, no new or larger lesions; however, you know your condition has worsened since your previous exam. Understanding worsening MS symptoms but no MRI change What’s going on? How is that possible? These are...

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Congratulations Class of 2022

Carter Cross

Carter is the son of Brandon Cross and Laura Cross.  Carter is graduating from Blacksburg High School.  Carter earned the ACCE scholarship to New River Valley Community College.  Welding and Working on Cars are two of Carters favorite hobbies.

Mark Fisher

Mark is the Son of Aaron and Danielle Fisher. He is graduating from Mechanicsville High School with a 4.2 GPA. He is involved with the National Honor Society and National Beta Club. Mark was also involved with Student Ambassadors, in which he helped other students with getting around the school. Mark participated in FFA being an officer while in FFA. He is a Hanover Scholars. Mark is taking Advanced Placement Classes. Mark post-high school plan are to attend Marshall University in the Fall, Major in Forensic Science, while also minoring in Mathematics and Physics.

Serenity Mullins

Serenity is the daughter of Steve and Suzy Mullins and is graduating from the Virginia Virtual Academy on June 4th.  She plans to attend Virginia Western Community College to obtain a license as a Physical Therapist Assistant. 

Morgan Victoria Puckett

Morgan is the daughter of Michael and Carla Puckett. She is graduating from Virginia High School. During her junior and senior years, she was a varsity football and basketball cheerleader. During her junior year, she took a Certified Nursing Assistant class. She enjoyed her clinical’s at a local nursing home and passed the CNA boards. Morgan is going to attend Virginia Highlands Community College and plans to obtain a degree as a certified medical assistant

Brayden Taylor

Brayden is the son of Bryant and Christy Taylor graduating from Salem High School, Salem Virginia. He is in the National Honor Society, German Honor Society, and Tri-M Music Honor Society.
He is on the track team and the drumline. In the Fall, Brayden is going to UVA.  Brayden was accepted Early Decision.

Jaci Beth Thomas

Jaci is the daughter of Toni L Quesenberry.
She is graduating from Liberty University in July 2022 with a Bachelor of Science in Fire Administration.
Jaci will be pursuing her master’s degree come August 2022.