Oct
17
Wed
2018
Montrose, CO: Montrose MS Friends Social Group @ Denny's
Oct 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Oct 17 @ 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

Astoria, OR: MS Self-Help Group @ Clatsop Retirement Village
Oct 17 @ 12:00 pm

Group for people living with MS of all ages and family members. Meeting times and locations may change. Please call or email the group prior to attending to confirm the meeting date and location. PLEASE NOTE: some groups do not meet every month of the year, or during the holidays.

Stanley, WI: Chippewa County Stanley Self-Help Group @ Alberta May's Restaurant
Oct 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS and their friends and family.

Bloomington, IN: Bloomington Self Help Group (Ivy Tech) @ Ivy Tech Community College
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm
Kailua, HI: MS Talk Group @ Kailua Seventh-Day Adventist Church
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Meets the third Thursday of each month

Oct
18
Thu
2018
Fort Collins, CO: Breakfast Social @ Village Inn
Oct 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

For people with possible MS and families.

Loveland, CO: Loveland Breakfast Social @ Perkins
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Colorado Springs, CO: Caregiver Support Group @ HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Sponsored by HealthSouth Rehab Hospital for caregivers, family members and host home providers.

Albuquerque, NM: Living Well With Multiple Sclerosis @ North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center - Community Room
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Self-help group for individuals living with MS.

Bristol, CT: Yoga for Everyone @ Chapter 126
Oct 18 @ 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.

Apple Valley, MN: Burnsville/Apple Valley MS Group @ Perkins Restaurant
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm
Lynnwood, WA: Family Caregiver Support Group @ Verdant Community Wellness Center
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 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
North Adams, MA: Monthly MS Support Group Meeting @ MS Support Foundation Office
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm

Berkshire Resource Center d/b/a as MS Support Foundation provides education, support and resources for those individuals affected by multiple sclerosis, as well as families and healthcare providers who are dedicated to improving the lives of those afflicted. We hold a monthly support group meeting every third Thursday of the month at 85 Main Street, Suite 202, Main Street, North Adams, MA. 01247

Anderson, IN: Anderson Self Help Group @ Mounds Mall
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm
Durham, NC: Evening Self-Help Group @ John F. Kennedy Towers, conference room
Oct 18 @ 6:00 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.

Fort Collins, CO: Men with MS Group @ Raintree
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Men with MS only.

Terre Haute, IN: Wabash Valley/Terre Haute Self Help Group @ Vigo County YMCA
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm
Wheeling, WV: Fight MS Group @ Fellowship Hall, Wheeling Church of Christ
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help group for individuals with MS.

Brainerd, MN: Brainerd MS Group @ Access North
Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.

Alexandria, LA: Self-Help Group: Alexandria @ The Rapides Parish Library
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm
Auburn, IN: Auburn / DeKalb County Self Help Group @ DeKalb Memorial Hospital, Medical Arts Building
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm
Fort Collins,CO: Fort Collins Self-Help Group @ United Way
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jacksonville, NC: Onslow County Self-Help Group @ Onslow Memorial Hospital Education Building
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 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.

Ames, IA: Ames MS Group @ Ames Public Library
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm

Connect with others who understand MS. Enjoy lively discussions, learn valuable information and ways to cope with challenges, have fun and be inspired. Find a group in your community that’s right for you.