Feb
18
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Feb 18 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Feb
19
Tue
2019
Fort Smith, AR: Ozark Area MS Support Group @ Faith United Methodist Church
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm

Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month

Contact the organizer for further information

Feb
20
Wed
2019
Derby, CT: Derby MS Support Group @ Griffin Hospital
Feb 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
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.

Mar
1
Fri
2019
Tavares, FL: Pity Us Not MS Support Group of Central Florida @ Summit Chase Villas Clubhouse
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact the organizer for further information

Mar
2
Sat
2019
Peterborough NH: MS Self Help Group @ Monadnock Community Hospital > Bond Wellness Center
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A support group for all people living with MS, including their families, friends and care givers. Location: Conference room just inside the BWC main entrance. Registration is not required. Handicapped accessible. You are not alone – we understand! This recurring event meets monthly, year round, on the 1st Saturday of every month.

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.

Mar
6
Wed
2019
Greenlawn, NY: Reaching for That Silver Lining MS Support group @ Harborfields Public Library (small meeting room)
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm

Meets 1st Wednesday of the month

Contact the organizer for further details

Mar
10
Sun
2019
Manchester, CT: WAMS – Wellness and MS @ North United Methodist Church
Mar 10 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Please join us on Sunday March 10th where our discussion topic will be “Doing whatever it takes” to live well with MS including diet, lifestyle, and medications.

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

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Hartford, CT: Men’s Support Group @ Mandell MS Center
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm

Men only.

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

 

Mar
16
Sat
2019
Gulf Breeze, Fl: Gulf Breeze by the Sea MS Support Group @ Gulf Breeze Baptist Hospital (cafeteria)
Mar 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Does not meet in July or August

We are a positive thinking support group that holds friendly & informative meetings.  Friends & family are welcome.

Contact the organizer for further information

Mar
18
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Mar 18 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Mar
19
Tue
2019
Fort Smith, AR: Ozark Area MS Support Group @ Faith United Methodist Church
Mar 19 @ 6:30 pm

Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month

Contact the organizer for further information

Mar
20
Wed
2019
Derby, CT: Derby MS Support Group @ Griffin Hospital
Mar 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Mar
21
Thu
2019
Florence, AL: The Multiple Sclerosis Compass to Care @ Marriott Shoals (Florence-Decatur)
Mar 21 @ 5:35 pm – 8:30 pm

“THE COMPASS TO CARE”
Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team

A FREE educational program focused on empowerment through understanding the many aspects of living well with MS

(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)

———————————————————————
GUEST SPEAKER #1
Samuel F. Hunter, MD
Neurologist and MS Specialist

Will Discuss:
– What is MS? What are different types of MS?
– How to access the care and specialists you may need to address all aspects of living with MS
– How communication with one’s healthcare provider guides the
treatment plan that works for you and your care partner
– Accessing today’s online and direct community resources- what can help

(45 minute discussion + 30 minutes of Q&A)

———————————————————————
GUEST SPEAKER #2
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Presenting on: Staying Active- What I Can Do Today
– Live demonstrations and examples of exercises!
– An introduction to physical fitness in MS at any level
– The benefits of staying active
– Returning to strengthening exercises after a relapse
– Adaptive exercises you can incorporate into your daily life

(35 minute presentation + 12 mins of Q&A)

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DATE: Thursday, March 21st, 2019
5:35pm – Check-in
6:15pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

LOCATION:
Marriott Shoals (Florence-Decatur)
10 Hightower Place
Florence, AL 35630

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R.S.V.P. Required
Register ONLINE at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102.

Program limited to the MS patient plus a max of (1) guest.

Program supported by: Sanofi Genzyme

This program is provided by MS Views and News, a 501C3 not for profit organization. MS Views and News is MAKING an IMPACT on those affected by multiple sclerosis.

Mar
23
Sat
2019
Honolulu, HI: Multiple Sclerosis in Hawaii 2019 @ Prince Waikiki
Mar 23 all-day

It’s a one-day community health fair extravaganza!

Multiple sclerosis specialists will provide information, resources and research opportunities to a degree which has not previously been provided in the state of Hawaii. And it will be FUN!

Presentation Stations – Workshops – Vendor Booths – Wellness To Go – PRIZES – and so much more…

Huntsville, AL: The Multiple Sclerosis Compass to Care @ Huntsville Marriott at the Space & Rocket Center
Mar 23 @ 10:45 am – 1:30 pm

MS Views and News invites you to attend a free and informative educational event about multiple sclerosis in Huntsville, AL!

“THE COMPASS TO CARE”
Partnering with and Understanding a Comprehensive MS Healthcare Team

An educational program focused on empowerment through understanding the many aspects of living well with MS

(RSVP required to attend – Please see below)

———————————————————————
GUEST SPEAKER #1
Karen A. Hislop, OTR, ATP, CDRS, CLT
Occupational Therapist

Will Discuss:
– Assistive devices: Knowing when needed, and what to use
– Assistive device product demos

———————————————————————
GUEST SPEAKER #2
Jeffrey Segal, NSCA-CPT, CSCS, CPTS
Certified Personal Trainer and MS Exercise Specialist

Presenting on: Staying Active -What I Can Do Today
– Live demonstrations and examples of exercises!
– An introduction to physical fitness in MS at any level
– The benefits of staying active
– Returning to strengthening exercises after a relapse
– Adaptive exercises you can incorporate into your daily life.

———————————————————————
GUEST SPEAKER #3
Samuel F. Hunter, MD
Neurologist and MS Specialist

Will Discuss:
– What is MS? What are different types of MS?
– Addressing pain aspects of MS
– How to access the care and specialists you may need to address all aspects of living with MS
– How communication with one’s healthcare provider guides the
treatment plan that works for you and your care partner
– If facing limitations in your local community- Accessing today’s online and MS community resources- what can help

———————————————————————
DATE: Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
10:45am – Check-in
11:15am – Program Begins
Complimentary Lunch

LOCATION:
Huntsville Marriott at the Space & Rocket Center
5 Tranquility Base
Huntsville, Alabama 35805

———————————————————————
R.S.V.P. Required
Register ONLINE at: www.events.msvn.org
If you do not have internet access, please call please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102.

Program limited to the MS patient plus a max of (1) guest.

Program supported by: Sanofi Genzyme

This program is provided by MS Views and News, a 501C3 not for profit organization. MS Views and News is MAKING an IMPACT on those affected by multiple sclerosis.

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

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Apr
1
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Apr 1 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Apr
3
Wed
2019
Greenlawn, NY: Reaching for That Silver Lining MS Support group @ Harborfields Public Library (small meeting room)
Apr 3 @ 1:00 pm

Meets 1st Wednesday of the month

Contact the organizer for further details

Apr
5
Fri
2019
Tavares, FL: Pity Us Not MS Support Group of Central Florida @ Summit Chase Villas Clubhouse
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact the organizer for further information

Apr
6
Sat
2019
Peterborough NH: MS Self Help Group @ Monadnock Community Hospital > Bond Wellness Center
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A support group for all people living with MS, including their families, friends and care givers. Location: Conference room just inside the BWC main entrance. Registration is not required. Handicapped accessible. You are not alone – we understand! This recurring event meets monthly, year round, on the 1st Saturday of every month.

Apr
8
Mon
2019
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Apr 8 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Hartford, CT: Men’s Support Group @ Mandell MS Center
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm

Men only.

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