You are not alone – 100,000 Canadians have multiple sclerosis. Whether you have been recently diagnosed with MS or have been living
with the disease for some time, you will find information and resources
in this section that relate to the MS Society of Canada’s
mission “enabling people affected by MS to enhance their
quality of life”. This important work is carried out by the
numerous and committed volunteers and staff in Client Services
at the Society.
What does Client Services refer to?
The main, or primary, clients of the MS Society of Canada are
people who are:
- Living with a diagnosis of MS
- Waiting for a diagnosis with respect to MS
- Close to a person with MS, such as family and friends
- Caregivers to a person with MS, who may also include family
In addition to serving its primary clients, MS Society volunteers
and staff also provide information and support to health professionals,
employers, institutions and students.
Based upon needs and available resources, the MS Society of
Canada’s units, chapters, divisions, and national office
provide Client Services that encompass:
Our goal in Client Services is:
“To provide programs and services to those affected
by multiple sclerosis to achieve the highest possible quality
of life while living with the daily challenges that MS presents.”
The MS Society is ready to offer as
much or as little help as you may need within its range of
services. Contact your local MS Society chapter or one of the
division offices. Visit
In Your Community to find the nearest MS Society office.
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