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Each of us has a story that can help increase awareness about MS, educate public officials, and drive change. Our collective voice is a powerful force, moving us toward a world free of MS.

As advocates, we work on behalf of and with people living with MS to help facilitate necessary programs and services. Until the day when we have solutions for everyone affected by MS and prevention for future generations, MS activists strive to advance important MS issues that:

  • Offer reasonable accommodations in the community for access and enjoyment.
  • Maximize individual choice & independence for people who require long-term support & services.
  • Reduce distances to care providers and increase the number of providers.
  • Increase investments in MS research.
  • Eliminate barriers to affordable care and therapies that slow MS disease progression.

Do you have questions about our advocacy program? Contact Simone Nichols-Segers at 512-340-2707 or email simone.nichols-segers@nmss.org

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Receive updates on federal, state and local policy impacting people affected by MS. Also, you'll receive an MS Action Alert when an issue or piece of legislation calls for your immediate attention; with a few clicks you can email your public officials about why a current issue is important to you.

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Meet Other Activists

Meet MS activists from all over the country. Learn how they got involved, what they're passionate about and how they drive change.

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