Maryland Support Groups and Charities

EDS Wellness

EDS Wellness is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization promoting health education, integrative healthcare, and wellness strategies for living well with hypermobility syndromes, such as Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS), and related conditions through the publishing of print and digital media resources and materials, including seminars, webinars, conferences, wellness coaching and patient advocacy.

EDS Wellness provides education on various movement, nutrition, and mind-body techniques by collaborating with healthcare practitioners and like-minded organizations, to improve the quality of life and overall well-being of individuals living with EDS and other chronic, often invisible illnesses.

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Tri-State EDS Support Group (MD, WV, VA)

Tri-State EDS Support Group (MD, WV, VA) We will meet on the third Thursday of each month from 6-8pm on the campus of WV University Healthcare at the Dorothy McCormack Center Conference room off of exit I-81/exit 14 in Martinsburg, WV (conveniently located between Hagerstown, MD and Winchester, VA). Please find us on Facebook at If you have any questions or concerns you can reach our local leader, Ashton Nesmith-Kochera via e-mail at

We would love to have you join us if you are located Frederick/Hagerstown, MD/ Eastern Panhandle, WV / Winchester, VA areas!


The Maryland EDS Support Group meets quarterly with social get-togethers in between. This amazing group of EDSers and those who love us learn how to live better with our condition(s) as we share resources, welcome dynamic speakers, support members, and educate communities. We would love to welcome you and your loved ones join us. Please contact Shani or Heather at for more information or to be added to our email list…or you may watch for meeting announcements on The Ehlers-Danlos Society’s message board.

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