Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

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The links below will connect you with MS Society programs and external community resources to help you find the support you need to manage and cope with multiple sclerosis.

If you are unable to find what you need, please don’t hesitate to contact an MS Navigator by phone 1 (844) 859-6789 or by email at

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Caregiver Information, Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

The MS Society recognizes the incredible contribution made by caregivers and is committed to supporting them through providing information on financial and legal issues, as well as other valuable resources and information. Visit the webpage below to join the MS Society Caregiver Network and receive... Read More

  • Caregivers and Families

Employment Publications, Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

The MS Society of Canada has two publications which speak to issues of employment and work for people affected by MS and allied diseases, including the employee/person living with MS and their employer. A Guide to Employment and Income Support (2006) MS in the Workplace: An Employer's Guide (2006) For... Read More

  • Employment

Peer Support Program

The MS Society is pleased to offer a telephone/internet peer support program for individuals living with MS. You may be newly diagnosed, you may have a specific question, or maybe you are dealing with an issue related to your MS. Sometimes the best person to talk to is someone who also has MS. Volunteers... Read More

  • Peer Support

Someone Like Me, Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Someone Like Me is an online community for youth impacted by MS that provides innovative resources and activities to share stories and connect with other youthÑsomeone like you. Read posts from bloggers, participate in forums, and access information on managing the physical, emotional and social aspects... Read More

  • Youth Programs

Legal and Self-Advocacy Support from the MS Society

The MS Society of Canada aims to improve quality of life for people living with MS by increasing access to legal and advocacy supports. While services vary by region, the MS Society is continually developing a range of services that will benefit people living with MS who often face advocacy and/or legal... Read More

  • Financial Assistance
  • Advocacy & Legal

Advocacy - AB & NWT Division

Through providing information, support, and other resources, advocacy services in the Alberta and Northwest Territories Division assist individuals experiencing MS to identify, navigate, and access a wide variety of programs and opportunities. Information Please find below information about 1) help... Read More

  • Volunteering & Fundraising
  • Information Services
  • Financial Assistance
  • Education
  • Advocacy & Legal

Community Recreation and Wellness Programs - AB & NWT Division

The following organizations offer adapted programming and/or specialized programs for persons living with MS. Please contact one of the providers listed below for program details. Please note: Dates and times are subject to change. If you are a person living with MS , we would like to hear from you... Read More

  • Social Gatherings & Recreation
  • Information Services
  • Health and Wellness

Education/Workshops - AB & NWT Division

Individuals Affected by MS The MS Society provides and hosts presentations and education throughout Alberta & Northwest Territories for individuals affected by MS. Education programs provide the opportunity to increase knowledge about MS, symptoms, symptom management, research, complementary and alternative... Read More

  • Education

Friendly Visiting - AB & NWT Division

All MS Society Chapters and offices throughout Alberta & Northwest Territories offer the Friendly Visiting Volunteer Program for people living with MS who reside in a continuing care facility. The Friendly Visiting Volunteer Program is designed to provide support, increased awareness of community resources... Read More

Quality of Life Equipment Provision Program - AB & NWT Division

Quality of Life Equipment Provision Program  The MS Society of Canada (MS Society) offers Quality of Life (QoL) Grants to people diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS). These grants support the purchase of equipment (QoLE) and air conditioners (QoLAC) that enhance quality of life. QoLE Grants are considered... Read More

  • Financial Assistance
  • Assistive Devices & Medical Supplies

Self-Help and Community Support Groups - AB & NWT Division

Self-Help and Community Support Groups Self-Help and Community Support Groups provide people affected by MS with an opportunity to discuss common issues related to MS, including strategies for how to cope better with the disease. The groups offer emotional support, information and practical help through... Read More

  • Social Gatherings & Recreation
  • Peer Support
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