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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.

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  1. IN PERSON Financial Planning

    Social Security Disability Benefits: What You Need To Know

    Disability and legal experts in the application and appeals process at the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Disability Transition Strategies (DTS) team will discuss options and strategies and answer questions you may have about accessing benefits.

    Chicopee, MA 01013See Map
  2. IN PERSON Financial Planning

    Social Security Disability Benefits: What You Need To Know

    Disability and legal experts in the application and appeals process at the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Disability Transition Strategies (DTS) team will discuss options and strategies and answer questions you may have about accessing benefits.

    Stoughton, MA 02072See Map
  3. IN PERSON Financial Planning

    Social Security Disability Benefits: What You Need To Know

    Disability and legal experts in the application and appeals process at the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Disability Transition Strategies (DTS) team will discuss options and strategies and answer questions you may have about accessing benefits.

    Foxboro, MA 02035See Map
  4. IN PERSON Financial Planning

    Social Security Disability Benefits: What You Need To Know

    Disability and legal experts in the application and appeals process at the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Disability Transition Strategies (DTS) team will discuss options and strategies and answer questions you may have about accessing benefits.

    Waltham, MA 02451See Map
  5. IN PERSON Nutrition

    Couples Team Workout

    A 6-week workshop for couples (Person with a chronic illness and spouse/partner). Couples participate together to shape a strong, well-planned, positive, and meaningful future, with a focus on the needs of both people.

    Multiple Dates
    Worcester, MA 01608See Map
  6. 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.

  7. 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)

  8. ONLINE Financial Planning

    Adapting: Financial Planning for a Life with MS (.pdf)

    Addresses financial organization, planning, insurance options, employment concerns, and benefit issues important to people with MS and their families; provides information for the future and to meet financial challenges that often accompany life with MS. 72-pages. (This guide is a collaboration of the National Endowment for Financial Education, the National MS Society, and Paralyzed Veterans of America.)*published prior to the enactment of the ACA.

  9. ONLINE Employment

    Focus on Employment (.pdf)

    Covers disclosure, Americans with Disabilities Act, fatigue & cognitive issues on the job, and telework options. (last updated August 2007)

  10. ONLINE Employment

    Should I Work (.pdf)

    General overview of the employment issues that might concern people newly diagnosed. (last updated January 2012)

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