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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. ONLINE Complementary and Alternative Medicines

    Acupuncture and MS: The Basic Facts (.pdf)

    An exploration of what is known and not known about this complementary therapy by Alan Bowling, MD, PhD and Tom Stewart. (last updated 2004)

  2. ONLINE Support and Self Help Groups

    Online Groups

    Online groups bring people together on a regular basis for mutual support, education and camaraderie. groups have different purposes and goals. Groups may focus on support, advocacy, education, or be more social in nature. Some groups also serve specific populations, such as young adults, carepartners, or people who are newly diagnosed.

  3. Mobility & Accessibility

    The Pittsburgh Wheelchair Exchange

    functions as a loan closet

  4. VIDEO Symptom Management

    Managing Symptoms in MS: Vision (video)

    MS Learn Online is the National MS Society's online educational webcast series. This video features Nancy Holland, EdD, RN, MSCN, who discusses the types of vision problems associated with multiple sclerosis and strategies for managing the symptoms

  5. Employment

    Understanding Multiple Sclerosis and the Challenges of Employment for Professionalsl

    "Understanding Multiple Sclerosis and the Challenges of Employment for Professionals" presented by Christina Forster, MA, CRC, Employment Services Manager for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

  6. ONLINE Knowledge is Power

    Knowledge Is Power

    Knowledge Is Power is a free, in-home educational series for people newly diagnosed with MS and their families. This comprehensive program provides up-to-date facts about many aspects of MS. (Available in Spanish.)

  7. 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.

  8. ONLINE Financial Assistance

    Long Term Care Insurance

    Long term care insurance may help pay for care in your own Home, in an Assisted Living Facility or a Nursing Home

  9. IN PERSON Social and Emotional support

    Lotsa Helping Hands

  10. Mobility & Accessibility

    Able Mobility

    is here to help YOU with YOUR unique mobility needs