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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. ONLINE Financial Assistance

    Websites: United Way

    As many as one-third of working Americans do not earn enough money to meet their basic needs. Wages have not kept pace with the rising cost of housing, healthcare, and education and currently, 40 million Americans are working in low-paying jobs without basic health and retirement benefits. For families walking a financial tightrope, unable to save for college, a home, or retirement, United Way is here to help.

  2. IN PERSON Exercise

    MS Acquatics Class: Tulsa

    A swimming exercise program offered in Tulsa through St. John Health Club. Participants receive help with funding their attendance; the program promotes strength and works towards preventing or minimizing symptoms.

    Multiple Dates
    Tulsa, OK 74104See Map
  3. ONLINE Employment

    Websites: Hire Disability Solutions

    The mission of Hire Disability Solutions is to help people with disabilities obtain employment. Hire Disability Solutions seeks persons living with MS and their caregivers to fill work-at-home positions.

  4. VIDEO Treating MS

    Shift in Doctor <-> Patient Relationship (video)

    Explores the factors people must consider when making treatment and lifestyle decisions, including when to begin treatment, the role information overload can play in decision making, and how to weigh the benefits and risks of a treatment or lifestyle decision. Excerpt from 2013 North American Education Program.

  5. IN PERSON Nutrition

    Teleconference Series: Nutrition and MS

    This teleconference covers good diet and nutrition for people living with MS.

    (recorded: 12 Jan 2009; time/size: 1h09m07s/16.6MB)

  6. ONLINE Social gatherings and networking

    Connecting with Others Living with MS (.pdf)

    Outlines resources available from the National MS Society that can help you connect with others who share similar life experiences with MS. Choose from one-on-one conversations, group/social settings or online resources for your peer connections.

  7. TELEPHONE Live Fully, Live Well

    Society Services: Family Matters

    MS happens to families, not just to individuals. Family members experience similar emotions when adapting to MS in their lives as the person with MS -- fear, guilt, anger, denial, grief, and anxiety.

    The National MS Society is here to help navigate the challenges of living with MS with a personalized response to your unique needs. Our MS Navigators are standing by to answer your questions and access information about options available to you.

  8. ONLINE Symptom Management

    Gait or Walking Problems (.pdf)

    Walking problems and how they can be addressed. (last updated May 2010)

  9. ONLINE Symptom Management

    Vision Problems (.pdf)

    Current therapy for MS-related eye disorders. Discusses low-vision aids. (last updated November 2008)

  10. IN PERSON Exercise

    Third-Party Services: The Oklahoma City Lighthouse

    This state-of-the-art 100,000 square-foot facility is sure to have what you are looking for to help you live a healthy, energetic life. Ask about special rates for individuals with multiple sclerosis; see Lisa or Matt at the Lighthouse for more information.

    Oklahoma City, OK 73120See Map

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