Feb
24
Sun
2019
Marlboro, MA: Wings – MS Support Group @ Middleboro Lodge of Elks #1274
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am

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

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

Foxboro, MA: “But You Look So Good” MS Self Help Group @ Boyden Library
Feb 25 @ 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.

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

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

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

Salem, MA: Coffee and Conversation Support Group @ Jaho Coffee & Tea
Feb 27 @ 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.
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

Norfolk, MA: Self-Help Group @ Norfolk Public Library
Feb 27 @ 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.

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.

Salt Lake City, UT: The Importance of a Proven Treatment @ The Little America Hotel
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm

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

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.

Mar
2
Sat
2019
Newton, MA: Educational Update @ Boston Marriott Newton
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm

Pre-registration is required

Contact the organizer to register

A light Fare will be served

Join us for  two informational sessions & hear from Boston’s leading doctors in the fields of Alzheimer’s & MS research

Alzheimer’s program 10 A.M. to 11:30 A.M.

MS Program: 1 P.M. to 2:30 P.M.

Mar
4
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Mar 4 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Trumbull, CT: Yoga for MS @ Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA
Mar 4 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

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

Mar
5
Tue
2019
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Mandell MS Center
Mar 5 @ 5:00 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.

Mar
6
Wed
2019
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Mar 6 @ 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.
Mar 6 @ 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

Mar
7
Thu
2019
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Mar 7 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information