Aug
23
Wed
2017
Bala Cynwyd, PA: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Pescatore
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This program will provide insights into multiple sclerosis and its symptoms, and discuss how to recognize them. Participants will also learn how to identify a relapse and discover some relapse treatment options that are available.

Chicago, IL: Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Multiple Sclerosis Support Group @ Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 2nd floor Heyworth Room
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

For more information contact the RIC Volunteer office at 312-238-6026

New York, NY: Coping with MS: Rose Messina Family Support Group Series
Aug 23 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Coping with MS: Rose Messina Family Support Group Series

A new group for people living with MS and/or their family members are also encouraged to attend.

2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month, 12:30 – 2:00 p.m.

Dates and times are subject to change. 

You can RSVP for this event online.

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

This class takes traditional yoga postures and techniques and adapts them to be done while seated in a chair or while utilizing a chair for support. This is a great alternative for someone who may have trouble getting up and down off of the ground, someone recovering from an injury, or someone who uses a wheel chair. However, this gentle practice is open to everyone.

Instructor Bio: Michele Matthews is a 200 hour teacher training graduate from Sacred Rivers Yoga, and is also reiki 2 certified. She has been teaching chair yoga therapy since 2013. Michele is passionate about bringing yoga to those whom it may be otherwise inaccessible to.

*this class is held at a handicap accessible location

New York, NY: Empower Yourself with Rehabilitation and Exercise @ The Axis Project
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm

Speaker – Herb Karpatkin, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Newport Beach, CA: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Canaletto Ristorante Veneto Newport Beach
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This program will provide insights into multiple sclerosis and its symptoms, and discuss how to recognize them. Participants will also learn how to identify a relapse and discover some relapse treatment options that are available.

Virginia Beach, VA: Southside Group @ Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Bakersfield, CA: Bakersfield Breakfast Self-Help Group @ Lorene's Coffee Shop
Aug 23 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Sierra Vista, AZ: Sierra Vista Self-Help Group @ Country House Café
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm
Statesboro, GA: A Treatment Option for Relapsing Forms of MS @ 40 East Grill
Aug 23 @ 5:30 pm
Columbus, OH: MS From All Angles – Nutrition @ Smith & Wollensky
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Aaron Boster
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Evansville, IN: Navigating MS @ Biaggi's Italian Restaurant
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

New York, NY: Learn together, move forward together @ Sarabeth's
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Featured Speaker – Lana Zhovtis, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Newark, DE: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ La Casa Pasta
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Jay Dave
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Old Bridge, NJ: MS From All Angles – Nutrition @ Grand Marquis
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Allan Perel
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Rochester, NY: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Benucci's Italian Greece
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Robert Fishman
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Tampa, FL: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Bahama Breeze
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Jean-Raphael Schneider
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

West Bloomfield, MI: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Huerto Restaurant
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Mark Silverman
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Butler, PA: Learn together, move forward together @ Rachel's Roadhouse
Aug 23 @ 6:15 pm

Featured Speaker – Kara Deal, PA-C
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Aug 23 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Allentown, PA: MS Empowerment Connections Group @ Good Shepherd Health Technology Center
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Chapel Hill, NC: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Weathervane Restaurant at Southern Season
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Erin Wolfe
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Deptford, NJ: Friends with MS Connections Group @ Deptford Library
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Enola, PA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Visaggio's Restaurant
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Gary Thomas
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

King of Prussia, PA: A Treatment Option for Relapsing Forms of MS @ Seasons 52
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm