In Strasbourg, France, Preparations are underway for World MS Day celebrations.

The health network alSacEP, in collaboration with local subsidiaries and patient associations, l’AFSEP and the MS section of the Association des Paralysés de France, are holding an event on the 25th May 2011 in the centre of information on MS, in Place Kléber. Doctors, pharmacists, carers and charity representatives will be at the centre throughout the day from 10am to 7pm. They will be sharing information on MS and its impact, current research and treatments available, and help that can be found at local health networks.

WMSD 2010 celebrations in Strasbourg

There will be refreshments available to buy; all money raised from sales will go towards the work of the alSacEP network and to the MS in Sport project. As well as medical information there will also be rollerskating, skateboarding and BMX demonstrations, which will start at 2pm.