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Upcoming Events and Support Groups

Upcoming Events


Date & Details - Click the links below.

Friday, June 25, 2021Sunday, June 27, 2021
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center

Tuesday, July 6, 2021
6:30 pm8:00 pm
University of Michigan

Tuesday, August 3, 2021
6:30 pm8:00 pm
University of Michigan

Friday, August 6, 2021Sunday, August 8, 2021
NRG Center, Hall E

Saturday, August 21, 2021Saturday, August 28, 2021
Anywherre

Saturday, August 21, 2021Saturday, August 28, 2021
Virtual

Wednesday, September 1, 202110:00 pmSaturday, January 15, 202212:00 am
Virtual

Tuesday, September 7, 2021
6:30 pm8:00 pm
University of Michigan

Friday, September 10, 2021Sunday, September 12, 2021
Westworld of Scottsdale

Friday, October 1, 2021Sunday, October 3, 2021
New Jersey Convention & Expo Center

Support Groups


  • Neurologic Disorders Support Group – Ann Arbor, MI

    First Tuesday of each month, 6:30pm-8:00pm EST
    The Neurologic Disorders Support Group Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month by Zoom video conferencing. See the calendar above for details.
    If you have any questions, please contact Lidia Timm at lidiat@med.umich.edu or by phone at (734) 936-3087.

  • MDA monthly Support Group – Nashville, TN

    First Tuesday of each month
    Contact Steve at stevekellarcope@yahoo.com (an SPF member who participates in the group)

  • AlphaOne Support Group – Bangor, ME

    Meeting the first Thursday of each month from 5:00pm – 7:00pm
    Meeting for people with spinal cord injuries and diseases. Always looking for speakers, and family & friends are also welcome!
    For questions, call (800) 300-6016.

  • Ataxia monthly Support Group – Norristown, PA (near Philadelphia)

    2nd Saturday of the month
    Mercy Suburban General Hospital. Organized by Liz Nussear, an SPF member. Contact nussear515@msn.com

  • Ataxia quarterly Support Group – Charlotte, NC

    December, March, June and September
    Co-chaired by Cece Russell, a member of the SPF. Contact cecerussell@hotmail.com

  • Other Local Chapters

    Local chapters of these organizations often allow members of our community to attend their support groups. Please consider contacting them and let us know if you join one so we can add that group to the above list:

    MDA
    ALS Association
    National Multiple Sclerosis Society
    National Spinal Cord Injury Association
    United Cerebral Palsy
    Ataxia Foundation

  • Click the link above to see the list of SPF Ambassadors near you

  • Hosting Your Own Event

    Our Casual Connections are as easy as meeting for coffee or lunch. This offers opportunities to meet others, share knowledge, strategies, ideas, support, understanding, concerns, issues, solutions, research updates, tears, smiles and laughter. information@sp-foundation.org
    How to host your own rewarding event

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