Multiple Sclerosis support starts

CLINTON — A support group for persons living with Multiple Sclerosis and their loved ones will be held alternate Tuesday afternoons beginning July 31, from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Family Gathering Room of the Administration Building on the LutheranCare campus, Route 12B.

If interested in participating can contact Pam Sacco at LutheranCare, 235-7143.

The group will be facilitated by LutheranCare social worker, Pam Sacco and Polly Papanek both of whom have been certified through the National Multiple Sclerosis Society to be qualified as Self-Help Group Leaders. The forum is being sponsored by LutheranCare and conducted as a community service.

The forum is offered to those affected by MS either directly or as a caregiver/family member and is designed to be a venue in which there is open discussion of questions, concerns and the sharing of personal experiences.