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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 Employment, Insurance and Financial Planning

    Department of Welfare

  2. IN PERSON Live Fully, Live Well

    The Affordable Accessible Housing Guide for Pennsylvania

    The Affordable Accessible Housing Guide for Pennsylvania

  3. IN PERSON Employment, Insurance and Financial Planning

    Health Care Reform Resources

  4. IN PERSON Employment, Insurance and Financial Planning

    Social Security Administration

  5. TELEPHONE Financial Planning

    Central PA Chapter Financial Assistance Program

    If you are living with MS and find that you are struggling financially and can't afford some of the items or services you need to live more comfortably and independently, we have a limited financial assistance program.

  6. TELEPHONE Employment

    MS Works

    Employment issues can be a major concern when dealing with the unpredictably of MS symptoms. The uncertainty can be isolating, but you are not alone. Through MSWorks there is an extensive support system to help keep you working with MS. The program offers many services such as, but not limited to, career exploration, skills and interests assessments, career counseling and guidance, explanation of legal rights, referrals to local and government agencies, and much more

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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)

  10. 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.

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