May
8
Wed
2019
Fairfield, CT: Fairfield MS Support Group @ The Carolton Rehab First Rehabilitation
May 8 @ 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

May
9
Thu
2019
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
May 9 @ 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
May 9 @ 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
May 9 @ 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.

May
11
Sat
2019
Middletown, CT: MS Support group @ Wadsworth Glen
May 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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

May
13
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 13 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Trumbull, CT: Yoga for MS @ Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA
May 13 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

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

Granby, CT: Granby Support Group @ Granby Senior Center
May 13 @ 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
May 13 @ 6:00 pm

Men only.

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

 

May
14
Tue
2019
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
May 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

May
15
Wed
2019
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 15 @ 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.
May 15 @ 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
May 15 @ 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
May 15 @ 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.

May
16
Thu
2019
West Haven, CT: Vetrans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
May 16 @ 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
May 16 @ 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.

May
18
Sat
2019
North Haven, CT: MS Support Group @ Amici's Tavern-Temporarily closed due to fire Contact the organizer
May 18 @ 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.

May
19
Sun
2019
Manchester, CT: WAMS – Wellness and MS @ North United Methodist Church
May 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Please join us on Sunday May 19th where our discussion topic will be Stress Reduction – Crafting for Mindfulness and Well being. We will provide a coloring craft for the evening.

May
20
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Trumbull, CT: Yoga for MS @ Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA
May 20 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

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

May
21
Tue
2019
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
May 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Mandell MS Center
May 21 @ 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.

Please contact the organizer to insure support group is being held

May
22
Wed
2019
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 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

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

Contact the organizer for furter information