"Circle of Hope" self-help group offers support for multiple sclerosis patients, families and friends

February 14, 2012

Marinette, Wis. – Individuals diagnosed with multiple sclerosis and their loved ones, family, and friends are invited to attend a “Circle of Hope” self-help group meeting on Thursday, March 8th at the Aurora Health Care Marinette Menominee Clinic. The group meets on the second Thursday of each month to provide support and education for those living with multiple sclerosis.

Dawn Thaves, of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, will lead the session, which will take place from noon to 1 p.m., in the second floor conference room at the Aurora Health Care Marinette Menominee Clinic, 3130 Shore Drive in Marinette.

Immediately following the networking session, a representative of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society of Wisconsin will be available to visit with patients from 1 to 4 p.m.

The “Circle of Hope” self-help group is sponsored by Aurora Health Care in partner with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society of Wisconsin.

There is no fee and no reservations are required. For more information, please call 715-735-7421.

Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.

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