Jan
22
Mon
2018
Foxboro, MA: “But You Look So Good” MS Self Help Group @ Boyden Library
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company.

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

West Boylston, MA: A Different. Perspective on Relapsing MS @ The Draught House at The Manor
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm

If you or a loved one has relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS), please join us to learn more about relapsing MS from the care partner’s point of view. You’ll also hear from someone living with relapsing MS and learn about an oral treatment option.

Worcester, MA: But You Look So Well Group @ YWCA of Central Mass
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company.

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

Salem, MA: Coffee and Conversation Support Group @ Jaho Coffee & Tea
Jan 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

YOU are invited to get together for a relaxed mid-morning break! People with MS and their friends and family are encouraged to meet  and connect with others in the area who are living with MS.

Refreshments  are available for purchase or you can just join us for conversation! No need to register, we will have a large, open table.

Questions: please contact Amber at 800-344-4867, option 2, ext 87127.

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

Norfolk, MA: Self-Help Group @ Norfolk Public Library
Jan 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company! Does not meet July & August.

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

Contact the organizer for furter information

Wellesley, MA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Papa Razzi
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Joshua Katz
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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.

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

Jan
26
Fri
2018
Milford, MA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Prezo Grille
Jan 26 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Maria Dayaw
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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
28
Sun
2018
Marlboro, MA: Wings – MS Support Group @ Middleboro Lodge of Elks #1274
Jan 28 @ 11:00 am

Monthly meeting for MS patients, family, friends and caregivers. Meditation will be this month’s topic

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.

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

Jan
31
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jan 31 @ 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.
Jan 31 @ 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

Feb
1
Thu
2018
West Haven: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Feb 1 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Bristol, Ct: Multiple Sclerosis Support & Wellness Group @ Chapter 126 Sports & Fitness
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us for support, talking & connecting from 2-3 P.M.
3-4 P.M. is a one hour gentle wellness class focusing on building & improving strength, flexibility, coordination & mobility.

North Haven, CT: Yale MS Center Support Group @ Yale MS/Interventenial Immunology Center, Ste 2b
Feb 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Meetings are on the 1st Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information

Feb
5
Mon
2018
Manchester, CT: Support Group @ Presbyterian Church of Manchester
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Meets the 1st Monday of each month except June, July & August