Mar
29
Thu
2018
Hartford, CT: Powerful Tools for Caregivers @ Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital - 2nd Floor Auditorium
Mar 29 @ 10:00 am – Apr 26 @ 12:30 pm

A six-week educational program designed to provide caregivers the tools for taking themselves. Through six 2 1/2 hour sessions held on a weekly basis, caregivers learn to reduce stress, improve self-confidence, better communicate feelings, and locate helpful resources. Attendees learn how to increase their ability to make decisions and balance their lives. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

Apr
5
Thu
2018
Hartford, CT: Powerful Tools for Caregivers @ Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital - 2nd Floor Auditorium
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – May 3 @ 12:30 pm

A six-week educational program designed to provide caregivers the tools for taking themselves. Through six 2 1/2 hour sessions held on a weekly basis, caregivers learn to reduce stress, improve self-confidence, better communicate feelings, and locate helpful resources. Attendees learn how to increase their ability to make decisions and balance their lives. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

Apr
12
Thu
2018
Hartford, CT: Powerful Tools for Caregivers @ Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital - 2nd Floor Auditorium
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – May 10 @ 12:30 pm

A six-week educational program designed to provide caregivers the tools for taking themselves. Through six 2 1/2 hour sessions held on a weekly basis, caregivers learn to reduce stress, improve self-confidence, better communicate feelings, and locate helpful resources. Attendees learn how to increase their ability to make decisions and balance their lives. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

Apr
23
Mon
2018
Smithtown, NY: Free Spirits MS Social Group @ The Millennium Diner
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am

Meets every Monday & Friday of every week

Contact the organizer for further information

Rochester, NY: Greece Support Group – 4th Mondays @ Greece United Methodist Church
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Support group for people living with MS.

East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Apr 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
Apr 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

Buffalo, NY: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ The Protocol
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Michael Dunn
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

East Islip, NY: Navigating MS @ Irish Coffee Pub
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm
Staten Island, NY: The Importance of a Proven Treatment @ Mario's Restaurant
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm
Cheektowaga, NY: Cheektowaga Care Giver’s Support Group @ NMSS Chapter Office
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Apr
24
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

East Patchogue, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Chachama Grill
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Myassar Zarif
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Hartford, CT: MS Support Group @ Mandell Center For Multiple Sclerosis
Apr 24 @ 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

Wappingers, NY: Falls Self Help Group – Evening @ Perkins Restaurant
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Staatsburg, NY: Self Help Group @ Pleasant Plains Presbyterian Church
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for people living with MS.

Staten Island, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Patrizia's of Brooklyn
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Allan Perel
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Auburn, NY: Auburn/Cayuga Co. Support Group @ Finger Lakes Mall Community Room
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm

Open to all clients, their families & friends.

Meetings are the 4th Tuesday of each month.

Please contact the organizer for further information.

Southington, CT: Navigating MS @ Testa's Banquet Facility
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm
Apr
25
Wed
2018
Hartford, CT: Connecticut State MS Action Day @ Capitol Building
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm

Two buses will run to and from the Capitol on Wednesday with stops in Colechester, Tolland, East Hartford, Westport, Waterbury, North Haven, and New Britain. Limited parking will also be available at the Capitol and adjoining Legislative Office Building.

East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Apr 25 @ 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

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Apr 25 @ 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

Bronx, NY: Importance of Adherence and Long Term Management @ Pasquale Rigoletto Restaurant
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Stephen Kanter, PT
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

New London, CT: MS Support Group @ Lawrence & Memorial Hospital
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

New York, NY: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Sparks Steak House
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Alan Mazurek
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED