Nov
20
Mon
2017
East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Nov 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Twice a week Yoga class taught by instructors who are sensitive to the limitations that you may have and encourage you to only do what you can safely.
The class is open to everyone, but if you have MS, it is paid for through a grant with the MS Foundation. The facility is not wheelchair accessible. There is a chair lift that requires the ability to transfer from a wheelchair and take one or two steps.
Call 860-657-9545 for a registration form.

Danbury, CT: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Chuck's Steakhouse
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – David Greco, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Waterbury, CT: Support Group @ The Village at East Farms
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Windsor, CT: A Patient’s Perspective @ Vito's By The Water
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Peter Wade, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Plainville, CT: Support Group @ Wheeler Clinic
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Honolulu, HI: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This program will provide insights into multiple sclerosis and its symptoms, and discuss how to recognize them. Participants will also learn how to identify a relapse and discover some relapse treatment options that are available.

Nov
21
Tue
2017
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Nov
22
Wed
2017
East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Nov 22 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Twice a week Yoga class taught by instructors who are sensitive to the limitations that you may have and encourage you to only do what you can safely.
The class is open to everyone, but if you have MS, it is paid for through a grant with the MS Foundation. The facility is not wheelchair accessible. There is a chair lift that requires the ability to transfer from a wheelchair and take one or two steps.
Call 860-657-9545 for a registration form.

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Nov 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
Nov 22 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

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

Nov
23
Thu
2017
West Haven: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Nov 23 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Nov
27
Mon
2017
East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Nov 27 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Twice a week Yoga class taught by instructors who are sensitive to the limitations that you may have and encourage you to only do what you can safely.
The class is open to everyone, but if you have MS, it is paid for through a grant with the MS Foundation. The facility is not wheelchair accessible. There is a chair lift that requires the ability to transfer from a wheelchair and take one or two steps.
Call 860-657-9545 for a registration form.

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
Nov 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

Nov
28
Tue
2017
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Nov 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Hartford, CT: MS Support Group @ Mandell Center For Multiple Sclerosis
Nov 28 @ 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

Newington, CT: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Wood-N-Tap
Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Mary Bailey, MD
PRE-REGISTRTION IS REQUIRED

Nov
29
Wed
2017
East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Nov 29 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Twice a week Yoga class taught by instructors who are sensitive to the limitations that you may have and encourage you to only do what you can safely.
The class is open to everyone, but if you have MS, it is paid for through a grant with the MS Foundation. The facility is not wheelchair accessible. There is a chair lift that requires the ability to transfer from a wheelchair and take one or two steps.
Call 860-657-9545 for a registration form.

North Haven, CT: Learn together, move forward together @ Ludal Italian Restaurant
Nov 29 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Joshua Hasbani, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Nov 29 @ 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

Nov
30
Thu
2017
West Haven: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Nov 30 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Dec
1
Fri
2017
Norwalk, CT: Support Group @ South Norwalk Library
Dec 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dec
4
Mon
2017
Manchester, CT: Support Group @ Presbyterian Church of Manchester
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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

East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Dec 4 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Twice a week Yoga class taught by instructors who are sensitive to the limitations that you may have and encourage you to only do what you can safely.
The class is open to everyone, but if you have MS, it is paid for through a grant with the MS Foundation. The facility is not wheelchair accessible. There is a chair lift that requires the ability to transfer from a wheelchair and take one or two steps.
Call 860-657-9545 for a registration form.

Dec
5
Tue
2017
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450