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    Services

    1. 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.

    2. Pharmaceutical Financial Assistance Programs

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

    3. National Scholarship Program

      MS shouldn’t stand in the way of an education. This is why 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 going to college.

    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. Websites: Texas Dept. of Housing & Community Affairs

      The Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs operates a toll-free rental and utilities assistance helpline. TDHCA can assist you in locating the billing assistance program agencies in your area, including summer utility assistance.

    3. Websites: Public Utility Commission of Texas

      The Public Utility Commission of Texas offers information on low-income assistance programs, emergency disconnection rules, and more.

    4. Websites: Texas State Tax Exemptions for People with Disabilities

      Information on state tax exemptions available for those living with disabilities.

    5. Websites: Network of Care (Alamo Service Connection)

      The Alamo Service Connection, an Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC), connects seniors, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and caregivers to services and resources in Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Frio, Gillespie, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Medina, and Wilson counties.

    6. 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.

    7. Websites: Mortgage Assistance

      Assistance, counseling and additional resources for dealing with your mortgage

    8. Documents: Affordable Accessible Housing

      We offer a guide to help families living with MS evaluate their housing needs and better understand the range of options available to them.

    9. 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.

    10. Websites: Network of Care (Lower Rio Grande Valley)

      The Area Agency on Aging of the Lower Rio Grande Valley and the Aging and Disability Research Center (ADRC) provides a comprehensive, Internet-based resource for the elderly and people with disabilities, as well as their caregivers and service providers.

    11. Websites: Network of Care (Tarrant Cares)

      Tarrant Cares is an online information service for seniors/adults with disabilities, their families, caregivers, and support agencies. This resource provides countless solutions for issues your family may be facing.

    12. 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.

    13. Websites: 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.

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