Oct
16
Mon
2017
Cromwell, CT: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Baci Grill
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Peter Wade
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Waterbury, CT: Support Group @ The Village at East Farms
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Plainville, CT: Support Group @ Wheeler Clinic
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
17
Tue
2017
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Oct
18
Wed
2017
East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Oct 18 @ 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.

Wallingford, CT: Learn together, move forward together @ The Library Wine Bar and Bistro
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm

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

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Oct 18 @ 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
Oct 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Branford, CT: Support Group @ James Blackstone Memorial Library
Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Waterbury, CT: Support Group @ Joseph Jaynes Building, Function Room
Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Derby CT: On The Move @ Valley Diner
Oct 18 @ 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.

Oct
19
Thu
2017
West Haven: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Oct 19 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Oct
20
Fri
2017
North Haven, CT: MS Support Group @ Amici's Tavern
Oct 20 @ 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.

Oct
21
Sat
2017
North Haven, CT: MS Support Group @ Amici's Tavern
Oct 21 @ 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.

Oct
23
Mon
2017
East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Oct 23 @ 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
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

Oct
24
Tue
2017
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Oct
25
Wed
2017
East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Oct 25 @ 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.
Oct 25 @ 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
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

Windsor, CT: On The Move @ Union Street Tavern
Oct 25 @ 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.

Oct
26
Thu
2017
West Haven: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Oct 26 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Oct
28
Sat
2017
Mystic-Groton, Ct: Relapsing MS educational event about Ocrevus @ Mystic Marriott Hotel
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am

Learn more about treating MS from an MS Expert – Dr Albert Marano

Oct
30
Mon
2017
East Hartford, CT: MS Chair Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Oct 30 @ 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.

Oct
31
Tue
2017
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450