Connecticut

Dec
9
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Dec 9 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.
Trumbull, CT: Yoga for MS @ Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA
Dec 9 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

A gentle, slow-paced yoga class for people with MS.

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

People with MS & their care partners are welcome

Hartford, CT: Men’s Support Group @ Mandell MS Center
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm

Men only.

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

 

Dec
10
Tue
2019
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Dec 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Milford, CT: Getting to Know Mavenclad @ Bin 100 Restaurant
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Jeffrey Gross

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Dec
11
Wed
2019
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Dec 11 @ 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

Farmington, CT: Multiple Sclerosis Support Group @ The MS Center at UCONN Health Outpatient Pavilion, 3 East Lg Conf. Rm
Dec 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn more abut MS and what resources are available to youas you connect wih your peers.  All are welcome

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Dec 11 @ 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

Cromwell, CT: Understanding Your MS @ Baci Grill
Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Fairfield, CT: Fairfield MS Support Group @ The Carolton Rehab First Rehabilitation
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm

Monthly MS Support zgroup. Open to any person with MS, their friends, their families &/or caetakers; as well as medical professionals and students. For information: 203-367-2422
Or send an email to: FairfieldMSsg@gmail.com

Dec
12
Thu
2019
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Dec 12 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Manchester, CT: Getting to Know Mavenclad @ Manchester Country Club
Dec 12 @ 12:30 pm

Speaker – Derek Smith

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Cardiac Conference Room
Dec 12 @ 1:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Dec
14
Sat
2019
Middletown, CT: MS Support group @ Wadsworth Glen
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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

Dec
16
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Dec 16 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Trumbull, CT: Yoga for MS @ Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA
Dec 16 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

A gentle, slow-paced yoga class for people with MS.

Dec
17
Tue
2019
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Dec 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Dec
18
Wed
2019
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Dec 18 @ 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.
Dec 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 MS Support Group @ Griffin Hospital
Dec 18 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Derby CT: On The Move-Limited to People in Their 20’s & 30’s-Pre-registration is required @ Valley Diner
Dec 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.

Dec
19
Thu
2019
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Dec 19 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Dec
21
Sat
2019
North Haven, CT: MS Support Group @ Amici's Tavern-Temporarily closed due to fire Contact the organizer
Dec 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.

Dec
23
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Dec 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.