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    Services

    1. Third-Party Services: Financial Wellness Webinar Series

      The National Disability Institute hosts a regular webinar series on important financial wellness topics for persons with disabilities. Tune in to their website to view recordings of past episodes and stay tuned for future topics.

    2. Ask an MS Navigator

      The Society's MS Navigators help identify solutions and provide access to the resources you are looking for. Call 1-800-344-4867 or see "More info" to contact us online.

    3. Pharmaceutical Financial Assistance Programs

      A list of pharmaceutical and non profit financial assistance programs to assist with the costs of MS medications.

    Resources

    1. 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.

    2. Documents: MS Bridge

      Assistance for patients with specific needs resulting from MS, including assistance for medication costs, medical devices and services, as well as education and counseling.

    3. Websites: US Dept. of Health & Human Services

      The HHS Family of Agencies works to protect the health of all Americans and provides essential human services through partnerships with state, tribal, and local agencies and grantees.

    4. Websites: Mortgage Assistance

      Assistance, counseling and additional resources for dealing with your mortgage

    5. Websites: United Way

      As many as one-third of working Americans do not earn enough money to meet their basic needs. Wages have not kept pace with the rising cost of housing, healthcare, and education and currently, 40 million Americans are working in low-paying jobs without basic health and retirement benefits. For families walking a financial tightrope, unable to save for college, a home, or retirement, United Way is here to help.

    6. Society Resources: Scholarship Program

      MS shouldn’t stand in the way of an education. The National MS Society’s scholarship program exists to help highly qualified students who have been diagnosed with MS or who have a parent with MS achieve their dreams of earning a college education. Support offered is more than just financial; the Society facilitates connections between the scholars, offering peer support, volunteer and mentoring opportunities.

    7. Curing MS: How Science Is Solving Mysteries of Multiple Sclerosis (book)

      Dr. Weiner is at the cutting edge of MS research and drug development, and he describes in clear and illuminating detail the science behind the symptoms and how new drugs may hold the key to “taming the monster.” In Curing MS, Dr. Weiner teaches us the “Twenty-one Points” of MS, a concise breakdown of the knowns and unknowns of the disease; tells stories from the frontlines of laboratories and hospitals; and offers a message of hope that a cure can—and will—be found.

    8. Living with Progressive Multiple Sclerosis: Overcoming the Challenges (book)

      This concise and practical overview educates patients about diagnosis, disease-modifying therapies, managing difficult symptoms, and coping strategies.

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