FAQs

How much does a tablet cost?

Free! The tablets are covered by Dontmsme. If your support group needs a tablet, please reach out to us at Dontmsme@yahoo.com and we will get you set up.

If my support group is not in Houston, can we still get a tablet?

Yes… maybe! Dontmsme is currently serving Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. We are adding new states as we grow, please keep checking back. Or email us to let us know you’re interested.

How do I find a support group?

To find a support group in your area, as well as information on how to become a support group leader, visit the National MS Society‘s page on joining a local support group.

Who/What is a support group leader and how do I become one?

A support group leader is someone who leads and organizes support groups.  To find a support group in your area, as well as information on how to become a leader, visit the National MS Society.

What is Periscope?

Periscope is a social media tool used to connect people throughout the world. It is the platform that we are currently using to broadcast the support groups and other MS events. More information can be found on their site.

How do I watch the live-stream?

Create an account with Periscope using a Twitter account or a phone number – this is a one-time step. Follow your support group (e.g., Dontmsmesgrland) – also a one-time step. Tune in! If you’re struggling with Periscope, more detailed information and instructions can be found on their site.

Didn’t find what you were looking for?

Please don’t hesitate to email us.