Jan
20
Sat
2018
North Haven, CT: MS Support Group @ Amici's Tavern
Jan 20 @ 11:30 am

Come join our group where we have lunch as we discuss current medications, treatment, doctors, tests, and sometimes we gripe about the world of MS seen through our eyes. Each one of us are at different stages of MS, however, we support and love each group member. We laugh, cry, and yell at this disease that unites us all.

Jan
22
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jan 22 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Greensboro, NC: Aquatics Exercise Group @ Spears YMCA
Jan 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 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.

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
Jan 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

Morehead City, NC: Carteret County Self-Help Group @ Golden Corral
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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.

Jan
23
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Jan
24
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jan 24 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Yoga Therapy classes at Sacred Rivers Yoga help those with MS to improve balance, focus, concentration, and breathing, as well as aid in stress reduction. We have been awarded a grant from the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation to offer FREE chair yoga for the benefit of individuals that are affected by MS. Sacred Rivers Yoga has been offering the classes with the help of the MSF on a weekly basis since 2006. Join us on both Monday and Wednesday mornings at 10:45 am for our Yoga Therapy Chair class with Michele Mathews. If you are interested or would like information, please call 860.657.9545 or visit www.sacredriversyoga.com

Greensboro, NC: Aquatics Exercise Group @ Spears YMCA
Jan 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 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.

Winston Salem, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Bleu Restaurant and Grill
Jan 24 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Mark Janicki
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Jan 24 @ 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

Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Jan 24 @ 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.

Greensboro, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Ruth's Chris Steak House
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Mark Janicki
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

New London, CT: MS Support Group @ Lawrence & Memorial Hospital
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

Windsor, CT: On The Move @ Union Street Tavern
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

On The Move events are for MS patients in their 20s and 30s.

Meetings are on the 4th Wednesday of each month.

You must RSVP by the Monday before the meeting.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Greensboro, NC: MS Men’s Group @ St. Francis Episcopal Church
Jan 24 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 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. This group is for men only.

Jan
25
Thu
2018
West Haven: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Jan 25 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Cromwell, CT: Navigating MS @ Baci Grill
Jan 25 @ 11:30 am

Speaker – Mary Bailey
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Raleigh, NC: Finding Balance @ Winston's Grille
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm
Jan
26
Fri
2018
Greensboro, NC: Aquatics Exercise Group @ Spears YMCA
Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 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.

Vernon, CT: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Beni's Restaurant Bar & Banquet
Jan 26 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Amy Neal
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Jan
29
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jan 29 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Greensboro, NC: Aquatics Exercise Group @ Spears YMCA
Jan 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 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.

Jan
30
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Jan 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Hartford, CT: MS Support Group @ Mandell Center For Multiple Sclerosis
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm

If you would like to attend call or text Stacy at 860-502-5973, Ashley at 203-583-0169, or email stacystp@comcast.net.

NO MEETING ON October 31st

Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 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.