Feb
21
Thu
2019
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Feb 21 @ 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
Feb 21 @ 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.

Durham, NC: Evening Self-Help Group @ John F. Kennedy Towers, conference room
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Jacksonville, NC: Onslow County Self-Help Group @ Onslow Memorial Hospital Education Building
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Feb
22
Fri
2019
Greensboro, NC: The Importance of a Proven Treatment @ Proximity Hotel
Feb 22 @ 11:30 am

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Feb
25
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Feb 25 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Trumbull, CT: Yoga for MS @ Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA
Feb 25 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

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

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

People with MS & their care partners are welcome

Morehead City, NC: Carteret County Self-Help Group @ Golden Corral
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Feb
26
Tue
2019
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Winston-Salem, NC: You, Me & The Lord Too MS Support Group @ Cornerstone Baptist Church
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am

Meets on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month

Concord, NC: The Importance of a Proven Treatment @ Union Street Bistro
Feb 26 @ 5:30 pm

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

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

Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Feb
27
Wed
2019
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Feb 27 @ 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.
Feb 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

Kernersville, NC: Newly Diagnosed and Minimally Affected Self-Help Group @ Main Street United Methodist Church
Feb 27 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

New London, CT: MS Support Group @ Lawrence & Memorial Hospital
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

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

Winston Salem, NC: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ River Birch Lodge
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Richard Sater
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Feb
28
Thu
2019
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Feb 28 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Raleigh, NC: Lets Talk MS, Featuring Above MS @ Seasons 52
Feb 28 @ 11:30 am

Pre registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

Bristol, CT: Yoga for Everyone @ Chapter 126
Feb 28 @ 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.

Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Cardiac Conference Room
Feb 28 @ 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.

Huntersville, NC: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Dressler's Restaurant
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Douglas Jeffery

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER