Sep
19
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Sep 19 @ 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.
Sep 19 @ 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

Hartford, CT: Exploring A Treatment for Relapsing MS @ Carbone's
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

 

 

Milford, MA: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ Prezo Grille and Bar
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Derby CT: On The Move @ Valley Diner
Sep 19 @ 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.

Sep
20
Thu
2018
Springfield, MA: MS Support Group-Mercy Medical Center @ Mercy Medical Center
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

We meet to not share new happenings but also our successes. Of course we include our funny stores & laughs. All are welcome

West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Sep 20 @ 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: Yoga for Everyone @ Chapter 126
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm

A Yoga Class designed for all ages, abilities and body types. Through the practice of yoga, one is empowered to benefit physically, mentally and spiritually by gaining strength, dignity and grace. One only needs their breath and an open mind to have a successful practice. Meets Every Thursday at 1 pm. All equipment provided.

North Adams, MA: Monthly MS Support Group Meeting @ MS Support Foundation Office
Sep 20 @ 4:00 pm

Berkshire Resource Center d/b/a as MS Support Foundation provides education, support and resources for those individuals affected by multiple sclerosis, as well as families and healthcare providers who are dedicated to improving the lives of those afflicted. We hold a monthly support group meeting every third Thursday of the month at 85 Main Street, Suite 202, Main Street, North Adams, MA. 01247

Waterbury, CT: A Treatment Option for Relapsing Forms of MS @ Diorio Restaurant & Bar
Sep 20 @ 6:15 pm
Sep
21
Fri
2018
Foxborough, MA: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Skipjack's
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Salvatore Napoli
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Sep
23
Sun
2018
Simsbury, CT: Walk MS Simsbury @ Simsbury Performing Arts Center
Sep 23 all-day

https://secure.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Walk/CTNWalkEvents?pg=entry&fr_id=29751

Simsbury, CT: Free Adaptive Cycling Clinic/Ride @ Iron Horse Trike & E-Bike
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Pre-registration is required

All Equipment including Helmets Provided

Hand Cycles, recumbent Trikes, Power assist cycles & tandem cycles and more to try on the trail

Marlboro, MA: Wings – MS Support Group @ Middleboro Lodge of Elks #1274
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am

Monthly meeting for MS patients, family, friends and caregivers. Meditation will be this month’s topic

Sep
24
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Sep 24 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Trumbull, CT: Yoga for MS @ Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA
Sep 24 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

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

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

People with MS & their care partners are welcome

Foxboro, MA: “But You Look So Good” MS Self Help Group @ Boyden Library
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company.

Sep
25
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

North Haven, CT: A Treatment Option for Relapsing Forms of MS @ Ludal Restaurant
Sep 25 @ 12:00 pm
Hartford, CT: MS Support Group @ Mandell Center For Multiple Sclerosis
Sep 25 @ 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

Sep
26
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Sep 26 @ 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

Salem, MA: Coffee and Conversation Support Group @ Jaho Coffee & Tea
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

YOU are invited to get together for a relaxed mid-morning break! People with MS and their friends and family are encouraged to meet  and connect with others in the area who are living with MS.

Refreshments  are available for purchase or you can just join us for conversation! No need to register, we will have a large, open table.

Questions: please contact Amber at 800-344-4867, option 2, ext 87127.

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Sep 26 @ 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

Norfolk, MA: Self-Help Group @ Norfolk Public Library
Sep 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company! Does not meet July & August.