Jul
21
Sat
2018
Gulf Breeze, Fl: Gulf Breeze by the Sea MS Support Group @ Gulf Breeze Baptist Hospital (cafeteria)
Jul 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Does not meet in July or August

We are a positive thinking support group that holds friendly & informative meetings.  Friends & family are welcome.

Contact the organizer for further information

Jul
23
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jul 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Jul
26
Thu
2018
Dickinson, ND: Creating a Complete Picture @ The Press Box at Player's Bar and Grill
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

An MS Dinner program for MS Patients and Caregivers discussing different treatment options.

Jul
30
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Jul 30 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Aug
1
Wed
2018
Greenlawn, NY: Reaching for That Silver Lining MS Support group @ Harborfields Public Library (small meeting room)
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm

Meets 1st Wednesday of the month

Contact the organizer for further details

Aug
3
Fri
2018
Tavares, FL: Pity Us Not MS Support Group of Central Florida @ Summit Chase Villas Clubhouse
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact the organizer for further information

Aug
4
Sat
2018
Peterborough NH: MS Self Help Group @ Monadnock Community Hospital > Bond Wellness Center
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A support group for all people living with MS, including their families, friends and care givers. Location: Conference room just inside the BWC main entrance. Registration is not required. Handicapped accessible. You are not alone – we understand! This recurring event meets monthly, year round, on the 1st Saturday of every month.

New Britain, CT: CT BANDS AGAINST MS @ St. Jean Baptiste Society
Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm

LIVE BANDS RAFFLES FRESH FOOD FROM THE GRILL ! FAMILY FRIENDLY NO COVER DOORS OPEN AT 1 PM.
LOOK FOR US ON FACE BOOK UNDER St Jean Baptiste Society, Inc. Under events.

Aug
6
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Aug 6 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Aug
13
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Aug 13 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Hartford, CT: Men’s Support Group @ Mandell MS Center
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm

Men only.

What is said at men’s group stays at men’s group.

 

Aug
18
Sat
2018
Gulf Breeze, Fl: Gulf Breeze by the Sea MS Support Group @ Gulf Breeze Baptist Hospital (cafeteria)
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Does not meet in July or August

We are a positive thinking support group that holds friendly & informative meetings.  Friends & family are welcome.

Contact the organizer for further information

Aug
20
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Aug 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Aug
21
Tue
2018
Fort Smith, AR: Ozark Area MS Support Group @ Faith United Methodist Church
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm

Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month

Contact the organizer for further information

Aug
27
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Aug 27 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Sep
1
Sat
2018
Peterborough NH: MS Self Help Group @ Monadnock Community Hospital > Bond Wellness Center
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A support group for all people living with MS, including their families, friends and care givers. Location: Conference room just inside the BWC main entrance. Registration is not required. Handicapped accessible. You are not alone – we understand! This recurring event meets monthly, year round, on the 1st Saturday of every month.

Sep
3
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Sep 3 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Sep
5
Wed
2018
Greenlawn, NY: Reaching for That Silver Lining MS Support group @ Harborfields Public Library (small meeting room)
Sep 5 @ 1:00 pm

Meets 1st Wednesday of the month

Contact the organizer for further details

Sep
6
Thu
2018
Augusta, GA: BALANCE- Living Well with Multiple Sclerosis @ Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
Sep 6 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

MS Views and News Invites you to attend an MS educational event in Charlotte, NC!

“BALANCE”
An Educational Experience Addressing the Many Aspects of Living Well with MS

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Special Guest Speaker #1:
Mitzi Williams, MD
Neurologist at Multiple Sclerosis Center of Atlanta

Will Discuss:
– An overview of multiple sclerosis (MS); increasing understanding for you and your care partner
– Understanding the impacts of early treatment upon diagnosis
– Symptom management- managing and addressing common MS symptoms to improve your daily life
– Extending your healthcare team to meet all your needs; developing a team that works for your individualized needs

52 minutes

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Special Guest Speaker #2:
Rebecca Rahn, PA-C, MSCS
MS Certified Physician Assistant and Assistant Director at MS Center of Augusta

Will Discuss:
– The emotional impacts of living with MS on the individual and the family unit
– Managing daily life challenges and demands emotionally
– A discussion on change and what it means to you

38 minutes

* Combined Q&A with Rebecca Rahn and Mitzi Williams, MD – following both talks

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Special Guest Speaker #3:
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Will Discuss:
– Staying active and living well
– Exercise and movement at any level to improve strength and flexibility
– An inspiring talk focusing on living well with MS and what you can do today

35 mins + Q&A

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Date: Thursday, September 6th, 2018
5:40pm – Check-in
6:15pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

Location: Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
2 Tenth Street
Augusta, GA 30901
* PARKING to be paid by MS Views and News *
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PLEASE Register (RSVP) Online at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102

Program limited to the MS Patient plus a max of (1) guest
No children permitted under the age of 16 unless this is a child that has MS

Program Supported with an educational grant from: Celgene and Sanofi Genzyme

Exhibitors: Teva, Sanofi Genzyme, and MS Views and News

Sep
7
Fri
2018
Tavares, FL: Pity Us Not MS Support Group of Central Florida @ Summit Chase Villas Clubhouse
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact the organizer for further information

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

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Hartford, CT: Men’s Support Group @ Mandell MS Center
Sep 10 @ 6:00 pm

Men only.

What is said at men’s group stays at men’s group.

 

Sep
12
Wed
2018
Melville, NY: THE COMPASS TO CARE: Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team @ Melville Marriott
Sep 12 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

MS Views and News invites you to attend a free educational program on multiple sclerosis in Melville, NY!

“THE COMPASS TO CARE”
Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team

(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)
Interactive Q&A to follow after the presentations!

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SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER #1:
Stephen Newman, MD
Neurologist

Will Discuss:
– What is a comprehensive healthcare team in relation to MS?
– How and when to extend your healthcare team to meet all your needs
– Participating in shared decision making with your healthcare team
– Finding a plan that works for you

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SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER #2:
Cherie C. Binns RN, BS, MSCN
Multiple Sclerosis Certified Nurse

Will Discuss:
– Recognizing MS relapse and options that help in recovery
– How communication with one’s healthcare team guides the treatment plan that works for you and your care partner
– Incorporating a multidisciplinary team into your plan of care; getting YOUR needs met

* INTERACTIVE Q&A TO FOLLOW, after both presentations! *

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DATE: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
5:40pm – Registration
6:20pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

LOCATION: Melville Marriott
1350 Walt Whitman Rd – Melville, NY 11747

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R.S.V.P. Required
PLEASE Register (RSVP) Online at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102

Program limited to the MS Patient plus a max of (1) guest
No children permitted under the age of 16 unless this is a child that has MS

With program support from: Sanofi Genzyme and Celgene

Exhibitors: Teva, Sanofi Genzyme, and MS Views and News

Sep
15
Sat
2018
Gulf Breeze, Fl: Gulf Breeze by the Sea MS Support Group @ Gulf Breeze Baptist Hospital (cafeteria)
Sep 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Does not meet in July or August

We are a positive thinking support group that holds friendly & informative meetings.  Friends & family are welcome.

Contact the organizer for further information

Sep
17
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Sep 17 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.