Our vision is a world in which living a full and healthy life with MS is possible.
Our purpose is to enable everyone with MS to achieve optimal health by taking control of their health and wellbeing, through making informed lifestyle choices.
Overcoming MS is here for everyone with MS who wants to live a full and healthy life. As the world’s leading multiple sclerosis healthy lifestyle charity, we connect people with MS to a range of accessible, evidence-based information and services about beneficial lifestyle choices and to a supportive, like-minded community, helping people to follow the Overcoming MS Program and live well with MS.
Our difference: We give hope to people impacted by MS by raising awareness globally of the evidence-based impact of lifestyle on MS.
What we do: We act as a catalyst for change – we inform, support, empower and collaborate to provide the best ways to enable as many people as possible globally to follow the Overcoming MS Program and live well with MS.
Our impact: To deliver positive results in people’s physical and mental wellbeing and a belief in the impact of lifestyle on MS alongside medication.
Examples of our work include:
- Informing people about lifestyle changes that can impact MS – through our website, digital content, social media, our information programme including podcast and webinars and by sharing the books,
- Supporting people impacted by MS – through our global network of Circles, through the Live Well Hub, and by responding to queries on social media and via email.
- Researching to understand what is needed by our community.
Read more about our impact:
Overcoming MS Impact 2022
We reached a record 379,000 people from over 100 countries with our web content in 2022, contributing to our mission of enabling everyone with MS to achieve optimal health by taking control of their health and wellbeing, through making informed lifestyle choices. Read other key figures from 2022 below.