Feb
22
Thu
2018
Las Vegas, NV: Multiple Sclerosis Relapse Symptoms: Understanding Your Treatment Choices @ Bonefish Grill
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 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.

Feb
23
Fri
2018
Greensboro, NC: Aquatics Exercise Group @ Spears YMCA
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

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.

Greensboro, NC: Aquatics Exercise Group @ Spears YMCA
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

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

Morehead City, NC: Carteret County Self-Help Group @ Golden Corral
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

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

Kernersville, NC: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ J. Pepper's Southern Grille
Feb 27 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Giles Crowell, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

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

Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Fayetteville, NC: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Sammios
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Erin Wolfe
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Hickory, NC: MS and Your Immune System – An Overview @ Fourk
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm
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

Greensboro, NC: Aquatics Exercise Group @ Spears YMCA
Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

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

Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Feb 28 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

New London, CT: MS Support Group @ Lawrence & Memorial Hospital
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

Windsor, CT: On The Move @ Union Street Tavern
Feb 28 @ 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.

Greensboro, NC: MS Men’s Group @ St. Francis Episcopal Church
Feb 28 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge. This group is for men only.

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

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Asheville , NC: MS Community of WNC Awareness Group @ West End Bakery & Café
Mar 1 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The MS Community of WNC Awareness Group’s mission is to develop an inspirational and positive community consisting of individuals, families and caregivers in western North Carolina affected by multiple sclerosis along with supportive professionals, volunteers and neighbors. We educate and empower with opportunities and resources that will enhance quality of life while strengthening relationships. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Bristol, Ct: Multiple Sclerosis Support & Wellness Group @ Chapter 126 Sports & Fitness
Mar 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
Mar 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Meetings are on the 1st Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information