Aug
22
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Aug 22 @ 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

Frederick, MD: The Importance of a Proven Therapy @ Dutch's Daughter
Aug 22 @ 11:30 am

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Lutherville-Timonium, MD: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Liberatore's Ristorante
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Bruce Rabin
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Aug 22 @ 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
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

Windsor, CT: On The Move @ Union Street Tavern
Aug 22 @ 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.

Olympia, WA: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Anthony's Home Port
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm

Speakers – Stacy Donlon, MD

Pilar Grayson, CNE

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Aug
23
Thu
2018
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Aug 23 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

New Haven, CT: Healthy Living @ Tre Scalini Ristorante
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Edmonds, WA: Sno-Flakes Support Group @ Edmonds Unitd Methodist Church (Wesley Room)
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm

Meets on the 4th Thursday of each month.

Contact the organizer for further information.

Farmington, CT: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Cugino's Restaurant
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Peter Wade
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Mystic, CT: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Go Fish
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Derek Smith
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

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.

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meets the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month

People with MS & their care partners are welcome

Aug
28
Tue
2018
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Aug 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Hagerstown, MD: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Hoffmans All American Grill
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Boyd Dwyer
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Hartford, CT: MS Support Group @ Mandell Center For Multiple Sclerosis
Aug 28 @ 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

Aug
29
Wed
2018
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Aug 29 @ 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

Bowie, MD: Listen. Learn. Live life with MS @ Jerry's Seafood
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Sangjin Oh
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Contact the organizer to register

Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Aug 29 @ 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

Aug
30
Thu
2018
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Aug 30 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Vancouver, WA: Let’s CHAT About Healthy Living @ Lapellah Restaurant
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Lynnwood, WA: Navigating MS @ Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle North Lynnwood
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

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.

Arlington, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Stillaguamish Senior Center
Sep 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Meetings are not held on major holidays.

If you are a new attendee we need a Support Group RSVP. Please contact the facilitator.

  • Learn coping strategies related to caregiving experience.
  • Relate to other caregivers in a safe environment for emotional support, friendship and peer support.
  • Learn about Community and other supportive resources