Feb
21
Wed
2018
Derby CT: On The Move @ Valley Diner
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Support Group for individuals in their 20s and 30s with MS.

RSVP is required by the Monday before each gathering.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Feb
22
Thu
2018
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Feb 22 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Vancouver, WA: Finding Balance @ Lapellah Restaurant
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm
Edmonds, WA: Sno-Flakes Support Group @ Edmonds Unitd Methodist Church (Wesley Room)
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm

Meets on the 4th Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Middleboro, MA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Barrett's Fireside Grill
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Maria Dayaw
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Issaquah, WA: Navigating MS @ Holiday Inn Seattle-Issaquah
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm
Feb
23
Fri
2018
Chestnut Hill, MA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Seasons 52
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Maria Dayaw
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Feb
25
Sun
2018
Marlboro, MA: Wings – MS Support Group @ Middleboro Lodge of Elks #1274
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am

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

Feb
26
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Feb 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Spokane, WA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ The Davenport Grand Hotel
Feb 26 @ 8:15 am

Speaker – Steven Pugh
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

Ansonia, CT: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Lulu Pazzo Italiano
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Joseph Guarnaccia
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Foxboro, MA: “But You Look So Good” MS Self Help Group @ Boyden Library
Feb 26 @ 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.

Milford, MA: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Prezo Grille
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Salvatore Napoli
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Clarkston, WA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Tomato Brothers
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Steven Pugh
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Feb
27
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Spokane, WA: Navigating MS @ The Davenport Grand Hotel
Feb 27 @ 6:00 am
Bellevue, WA: Finding Balance @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Feb 27 @ 12:00 pm
Hartford, CT: MS Support Group @ Mandell Center For Multiple Sclerosis
Feb 27 @ 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

Pittsfield, MA: A Patient’s Perspective @ Mazzeo's Ristorante
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Stacey Panasci, PA-C
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Burlington, MA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Tuscan Kitchen
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Ann Cabot
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Stamford, CT: Creating a Plan for Your MS @ Madonia Restaurant
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm

This is a Disease State lecture, this lecture will not focus on any one specific treatment, instead it will focus on what happens in MS, and some general goals of treatment. The speaker will be Dr. Sharon Stoll of Yale. Complimentary dinner will be provided.

Feb
28
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Feb 28 @ 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
Feb 28 @ 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.
Feb 28 @ 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