Aug
16
Thu
2018
Fort Collins, CO: Men with MS Group @ Raintree
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Men with MS only.

Fort Collins,CO: Fort Collins Self-Help Group @ United Way
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cortez, CO: Cortez Self-Help Group @ Cortez Health Department
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
17
Fri
2018
Florence, CO: MS Self-Assist & Social Group @ Carl's Jr
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Newtown, CT: Learn together, move forward together @ Sal e Pepe
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Mary Bailey, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Denver, CO: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Brio Tuscan Grille
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Jill Olson
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Aug
18
Sat
2018
Arvada, CO: Caregivers Support Group @ Spirit of Christ Catholic Community
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/COWYNMSSFriendsAndFamily

North Haven, CT: MS Support Group @ Amici's Tavern
Aug 18 @ 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.

Aug
20
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Aug 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Aug
21
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Fort Collins, CO: MS Self-Help Group @ United Way
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

People with MS and their significant other.

Aug
22
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Aug 22 @ 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.
Aug 22 @ 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 London, CT: MS Support Group @ Lawrence & Memorial Hospital
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

Windsor, CT: On The Move @ Union Street Tavern
Aug 22 @ 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.

Englewood, CO: Lets Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Fort Collins, CO: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Hibachi Japanese Steakhouse
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – William Shaffer, MD

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
23
Thu
2018
Fort Collins, CO: Breakfast Social @ Village Inn
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

For people with possible MS and families.

West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Aug 23 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Colorado Springs, CO: Caregiver Support Group @ HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Sponsored by HealthSouth Rehab Hospital for caregivers, family members and host home providers.

New Haven, CT: Healthy Living @ Tre Scalini Ristorante
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Farmington, CT: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Cugino's Restaurant
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Peter Wade
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Mystic, CT: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Go Fish
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Derek Smith
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Fort Collins,CO: Fort Collins Self-Help Group @ United Way
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Colorado Springs, CO: MSA Benefit Concert & Fair @ Hillside Gardens
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

There will be several local musicians, actors and artists putting on a fantastic variety show, as well as games, contests, give-aways, food and drink. This event is family free and will have accessible seating and parking. Tickets include an entry into the Grand Prize, and upgrade tickets are available. Kids under 8 are FREE. Discounts for seniors and students.

This benefit show is to raise funds for the Multiple Sclerosis Alliance organization. Anything they raise for MS, whether it be through donation, fundraising, or general awareness in the community, stays right here in southern Colorado and goes to local clients for services, assistance, and anything else that comes up.

The Multiple Sclerosis Alliance of Southern Colorado is a group dedicated solely to assisting clients with the mission to provide programs, services, and resources to people with Multiple Sclerosis to help them improve the quality of their life and achieve greater hope, health, and independence.