Many people living with MS rely on government programs—for access to health care, disability benefits, and other services. The National MS Society and MS activists nationwide work to ensure those services are beneficial, accessible, and fair. Our efforts focus on the following programs and many more:
If you’re having trouble getting what you need from a government program or other service, check out our self advocacy tools. Self advocacy means speaking up for oneself. This includes all the basics about how to advocate for yourself, plus principles and practical tips to help you succeed.
Finding answers and making decisions relies on having the right information at the right time. That’s what MS Navigator provides- answers to your questions and access to information about all of the options available to you.
The Society’s MS Navigators are highly skilled professionals-equipped to respond to your needs. Whether you are a person with MS, a family member, or are concerned about someone with MS, the National MS Society is your partner- helping you find the information and resources you need.
We’re here to help you navigate the challenges of MS with a personalized response to your unique needs during standard business hours: Monday-Friday. Please call 1-800-344-4867 for personalized service, up-to-date information, and practical resources and referrals.