Affordable Accessible Housing
When it comes to living well with MS, accessible affordable housing can be critical to maintaining independence and remaining engaged in the community. Whether seeking to renegotiate a mortgage, arrange home modifications, apply for rental vouchers, or explore affordable assisted living; navigating the maze of agencies and funding sources supporting these alternatives and services can be daunting. The Chapter's Affordable Accessible Housing Guide helps evaluate housing needs and better understand the range of housing options available to people living with MS.
- Affordable Accessible Housing Guide for Alaska (PDF)
- Affordable Accessible Housing Guide for Idaho (PDF)
- Affordable Accessible Housing Guide for Montana (PDF)
- Affordable Accessible Housing Guide for Washington (PDF)
Long Term Care and Housing Advocate
A Long Term Care and Housing Advocate can be made available to provide one-on-one telephone based assistance to people looking to explore their options related to Long Term Care and Housing. An Advocate can provide advice, tips, and strategies toward the goal of determining appropriate care and housing. An Advocate can offer resources, referrals and guidance along with emotional support through the process.
To find out more about this program, call the National MS Society at 1-800-344-4867 or email MSnorthwest@nmss.org.
Housing and Independent Living Referrals
If you would like additional referrals to help people living with MS live more independently at home and in the community, call an MS Navigator at 1-800-344-4867 and press option 1 or e-mail MSnorthwest@nmss.org.