Calendar

May
26
Tue
2020
Sequim, WA: Sequim MS Support Group @ Olympic Medical Imaging Center-Sequim
May 26 @ 2:00 pm

Meets on the Last Tuesday each month

Clarion, PA: MS Connection Support Group @ First Presbyterian Church
May 26 @ 6:00 pm
Greensburg, PA: MS Connection Support Group @ Area Restaurant
May 26 @ 6:00 pm
Mechanicsburg, PA: MS Connection Support Group @ Health South Rehab Hospital
May 26 @ 6:00 pm
Pleasant Gap, PA: MS Connection Support Group @ Health South Nittany Valley Rehab
May 26 @ 6:00 pm
Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
May 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.

New York, NY: But You Look So Well @ NYU MS Care Center
May 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

But You Look So Well

A time limited group with a specific focus on adjusting to the changes that MS may bring for individuals living with MS who do not use assistive devices and whose symptoms are not easily observed by others.

Weekly group: Tuesdays from 6:30 – 8 p.m.

Dates and times are subject to change.

You can RSVP for this event online.

Newtown, PA: The Wellness Group @ The Wellness Solution Centers
May 26 @ 6:30 pm
Palm Harbor, FL: MS Self-Help Support Group @ Lutheran Church of the Ressurectionn
May 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Fort Collins, CO: MS Self-Help Group @ United Way
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

People with MS and their significant other.

Harlingen, TX: MS Support Group @ Harlingen Public Library
May 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
North Canton, OH: North Canton & Southern Summit MS Support Group @ ACME Fresh Market
May 26 @ 7:00 pm

Meets 4th Tuesday each month in the face space room

Contact the organizer for more information

 

May
27
Wed
2020
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 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

West Milford, NJ: Squeaky Wheels MS Self Help Support Group @ West Milford township Library
May 27 @ 12:00 pm
New York, NY: Coping with MS: Rose Messina Family Support Group Series
May 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Coping with MS: Rose Messina Family Support Group Series

A new group for people living with MS and/or their family members are also encouraged to attend.

2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month, 12:30 – 2:00 p.m.

Dates and times are subject to change. 

You can RSVP for this event online.

Freehold, NJ: MS Minglers Self Help Support Group @ Kershaw Commons
May 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
May 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
May 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.

East Liverpool, OH: Making Strides MS Support Group @ Peter Metrovich Community Center
May 27 @ 5:00 pm

Meets 4th Wednesday each month No Meetings in January & February

Contact the organizer for more information

 

Winslow, ME: MS Support Group @ Winslow Public Library
May 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Meets the Last Wednesday @ 5 pm

Boulder, CO: MS Support Group @ Calvary Bible Church
May 27 @ 4:00 pm

Meets 4th Wednesday @ 4 pm

Meadville, PA: MS Meadville Support Group @ One Vernon Place
May 27 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 4th Wednesday of each Month

Rochester, NY:Brighton Not MSing Around Self-Help Support Group @ Greater Rochester Neurology Associates
May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Williamsport, PA: MS Connection Support Group:Live Your Best Life @ River Valley Regional YMCA
May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm