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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. IN PERSON Long-Term Care

    Meeting the Challenges

    Our free, five-week educational workshop series, developed by Marcia Finlayson, Ph.D., OT, OTR/L, was specifically created to help care partners feel more confident in their abilities to provide support and assistance to persons with MS, prepare for and manage challenges, and take care of their own health and well-being so that they can continue to provide support to their loved one with MS.

    Evanston, IL 60201See Map
  2. IN PERSON Long-Term Care

    Providing Quality Care Workshop

    Workshop for Nursing Home Staff

    Multiple Dates
  3. ONLINE Financial Planning

    Affordable Accessible Housing Guide

    This guide is a practical tool to help families living with MS evaluate their housing needs and better understand the range of housing options that are available to them, from home modifications to rental assistance to assisted living.

  4. Financial Planning

    Guidebook: Financial Planning for a Life with MS

    A helpful guide for planning finances

  5. Insurance

    MS and Disability - A Resource for Claims Professionals

    A helpful guide for claims professionals

  6. Insurance

    Private Disability Insurance Claims

    A guide to private disability insurance claims for people living with MS

  7. Insurance

    SSDI - Applicant Work History

    Worksheet to help people living with MS to gather all relevant information to make SSDI requests

  8. VIDEO Employment

    Career Crossroads

    This video program focuses on the legal rights of employees with MS and examines ways to mitigate the effects of MS on work performance. A self-study companion workbook is also available.

  9. ONLINE Live Fully, Live Well

    Live Fully, Live Well

    Managing your health and wellness is an integral part of "living well" with MS. Live Fully, Live Well is a comprehensive wellness program from the National MS Society and Can Do MS, designed for people living with MS and their support partners. Live Fully, Live Well covers topics affecting the whole family living with MS in order to strengthen relationships, increase understanding and promote improved health and quality of life.

  10. ONLINE Legal

    ADA and People with MS (.pdf)

    The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA): Protection for people with multiple sclerosis. (last updated in August 2012)