May
2
Wed
2018
New Haven, CT: A Treatment Option for Relapsing Forms of MS @ Brazi's Italian Restaurant
May 2 @ 12:00 pm
Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
May 2 @ 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
3
Thu
2018
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
May 3 @ 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
May 3 @ 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
May 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Meetings are on the 1st Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information

May
4
Fri
2018
Norwalk, CT: Norwalk Support Group @ South Norwalk Library
May 4 @ 1:00 pm

Contact Erica at the number listed below

May
7
Mon
2018
Manchester, CT: Support Group @ Presbyterian Church of Manchester
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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

East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 7 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

May
8
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Darien, CT: Developing a Wellness Plan @ The Water's Edge at Giovanni's
May 8 @ 6:30 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Milford, CT: Understanding MRI: The Role in MS Diagnosis & Treatment @ Bin 100
May 8 @ 6:30 pm
May
9
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 9 @ 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 9 @ 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
10
Thu
2018
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
May 10 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

May
12
Sat
2018
Middletown, CT: MS Support group @ Wadsworth Glen
May 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

meets from 1-3 pm every second Saturday of the month

May
14
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 14 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

May
15
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
May 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

North Franklin, CT: Knowledge is Power @ Modesto's Restaurant
May 15 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Derek Smith
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

May
16
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 16 @ 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

New Haven, CT: Choosing with Confidence @ Tre Scalini
May 16 @ 12:00 pm
Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
May 16 @ 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

Waterbury, CT: Knowledge is Power @ Vasi's
May 16 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – David Greco
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Derby CT: On The Move @ Valley Diner
May 16 @ 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.

May
17
Thu
2018
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
May 17 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

May
19
Sat
2018
North Haven, CT: MS Support Group @ Amici's Tavern
May 19 @ 11:30 am

Come join our group where we have lunch as we discuss current medications, treatment, doctors, tests, and sometimes we gripe about the world of MS seen through our eyes. Each one of us are at different stages of MS, however, we support and love each group member. We laugh, cry, and yell at this disease that unites us all.