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

Call 860-714-4450

Dec
13
Wed
2017
East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Dec 13 @ 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.

Cromwell, CT: Learn together, move forward together @ Baci Grill
Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Joseph Guarnaccia, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Dec 13 @ 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

Rocky Hill, CT: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Dakota Steakhouse
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Mary Bailey, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Trumbull, CT: At Home with MS @ Trumbull Marriott
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm
Torrington, CT: Torrington Support Group @ VNS of Connecticut, Inc.
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Dec
14
Thu
2017
West Haven: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Dec 14 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Newington, CT Support Group @ Newing Senior and Disabled Center
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dec
16
Sat
2017
North Haven, CT: MS Support Group @ Amici's Tavern
Dec 16 @ 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.

Dec
19
Tue
2017
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Dec 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Dec
20
Wed
2017
Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Dec 20 @ 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

Derby, CT: Derby Support Group @ Griffin Hospital
Dec 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Derby CT: On The Move @ Valley Diner
Dec 20 @ 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.

Dec
21
Thu
2017
West Haven: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Dec 21 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Dec
25
Mon
2017
Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
Dec 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

Dec
26
Tue
2017
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Dec 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Hartford, CT: MS Support Group @ Mandell Center For Multiple Sclerosis
Dec 26 @ 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

Dec
27
Wed
2017
Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Dec 27 @ 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
Dec 27 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

Windsor, CT: On The Move @ Union Street Tavern
Dec 27 @ 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.

Dec
28
Thu
2017
West Haven: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Dec 28 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Jan
1
Mon
2018
Manchester, CT: Support Group @ Presbyterian Church of Manchester
Jan 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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

Jan
2
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Jan 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Jan
3
Wed
2018
Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Jan 3 @ 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