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Find Resources and Support

The Society offers many programs and services to help people affected by MS live their best lives. Find resources in your area to learn, connect, and get support.

  1. ONLINE Financial Assistance

    Financial Assistance Programs

    This nationwide program is comprised of a range of initiatives that support independence, safety, health and quality of life for people living with MS. This program offers guidance and resources to help contain the financial impact of MS.

  2. ONLINE Financial Assistance


    The Society’s Scholarship Program helps highly qualified students who have been diagnosed with MS, or who have a parent with MS, achieve their dreams of going to college.

  3. ONLINE Financial Assistance

    Veterans with Multiple Sclerosis

    The National MS Society is collaborating with the Department of Veteran’s Affairs MS Centers of Excellence to support improved care and support services for veterans with multiple sclerosis and their families.

  4. IN PERSON Financial Assistance

    State of Connecticut Department of Social Services

    The Department of Social Services (DSS) offers a wide variety of services for Connecticut residents. These include health care coverage, independent living services, housing, long-term care, energy assistance, and food and nutrition aid. For a complete list of programs that address the specific needs of families, people with disabilities, children and the elderly, please visit the Department of Social Services website.

  5. IN PERSON Financial Assistance

    United Way 2-1-1

    United Way 2-1-1 is a one-stop connection to the local services that address the needs of individuals and families in Connecticut. By dialing 2-1-1 from anywhere in the state you will be connected with trained call specialists who assess needs and provide referrals to community agencies. 2-1-1 is available 24 hours a day every day of the year. Multilingqual assistance and TDD access is also available.

  6. TELEPHONE Financial Assistance

    Financial Assistance

    The Connecticut Chapter is committed to enhancing the quality of life for people with MS by helping members obtain needed items or services through our financial assistance program. The Financial Assistance Program offers guidance and support to help people with MS understand their options.