May
22
Tue
2018
Lynnfield, MA: Creating a plan for your MS @ Spinelli's Lynnfield
May 22 @ 6:00 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

May
23
Wed
2018
Burlington, MA: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Tuscan Kitchen
May 23 @ 12:00 am

You and a Care Partner are invited to an event where you and other members of the community will hear Dr. Ann Cabot discuss Lemtrada, a prescription infusion treatment for relapsing MS. Event Code: PEP-04816

East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 23 @ 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
May 23 @ 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.

Burlington, MA: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Tuscan Kitchen
May 23 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Ann Cabot
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
May 23 @ 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
May 23 @ 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
May 23 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

Windsor, CT: On The Move @ Union Street Tavern
May 23 @ 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.

May
24
Thu
2018
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
May 24 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Edmonds, WA: Sno-Flakes Support Group @ Edmonds Unitd Methodist Church (Wesley Room)
May 24 @ 1:00 pm

Meets on the 4th Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Chestnut Hill, MA: Knowledge is Power @ Seasons 52
May 24 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Ellen Lathi
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

May
27
Sun
2018
Marlboro, MA: Wings – MS Support Group @ Middleboro Lodge of Elks #1274
May 27 @ 11:00 am

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

May
28
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 28 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
May 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

Foxboro, MA: “But You Look So Good” MS Self Help Group @ Boyden Library
May 28 @ 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.

May
29
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
May 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Hartford, CT: MS Support Group @ Mandell Center For Multiple Sclerosis
May 29 @ 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

Branford, CT: The Importance of a Proven Treatment @ Eli's on the Hill
May 29 @ 6:30 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Danbury, CT: Multiple Sclerosis Through the Life Span @ Chuck’s Steakhouse
May 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Get answers, gain knowledge, and find support. Dinner for attendee plus one guest.

May
30
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 30 @ 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.
May 30 @ 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

May
31
Thu
2018
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
May 31 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Fall River, MA: Knowledge is Power @ Cove Restaurant and Marina
May 31 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Syed Rizvi
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Jun
1
Fri
2018
Seattle, WA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Ivar's Seafood House
Jun 1 @ 1:00 pm

Speakers – Steven R. Hamilton, MD
Pilar Grayson, CNE
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE