March Articles 2021

Abilities Virtual Expo

Access Disability Resources Virtually

"The Abilities Virtual Experience is back to connect you with the disability-focused resources your need from the comfort of your living room. Thanks to all for the great feedback from the first virtual show. We kept everything you loved and improved on everything you didn't. So settle in for more engagement, more interactivity and more accessibility! Are you registered yet? It's free"

Date: March 26th - 27th

Time: 7:00am - 3:00pm PDT

Register for free at:

www.abilities.com/virtual/vregister.html


MS Awareness Month

Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month – March 2021

"Every March is Multiple Sclerosis Awareness month, a time for sufferers, family members, and supporters to share information, sympathy, and camaraderie, drawing attention to this disease of the central nervous system.This month is all about raising awareness, educating wider society, fundraising, and getting behind those scientists that seek to advance our understanding of MS"

Get more info here:

More About MS: An Exploration of the MS Journey by CMSC Scholar

"Join Us for Our CMSC scholar 3rd Annual More About MS, a special educational program for people living with or affected by MS. This year’s program will be a hybrid program on (Date TBD), offering the live presentation in Orlando while streaming to MS patients wherever they may be"

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Msbucket Social Media

Facebook: www.facebook.com/iMSbucket
Youtube:   www.youtube.com/user/msBucketIQ/videos

**We have not been able to update our Facebook page in a few months due to technical difficulties. We are working on this and hope to have the matter resolved soon. Thank you for your patience.**

Previous Articles - January 2020

MS Resources

There are a variety of resources available to help address the financial impact of living with MS and help you plan for a future with MS -NMSS

1) Tips for people with MS and their partners: Planning for the future
2) Financial Planning
3) Financial Resources (listed by need)
4) Assistance Specifically for Persons Living with MS
5) Benefit Finders
6) Request Community Resources

Learn more at:

DME Equipment HElp


MSAA - Equipment Distribution Program

"Individuals with MS can experience difficulty with balance, coordination, fine motor skills, and mobility. The MSAA Equipment Distribution Program offers products designed to improve safety, mobility, activities of daily living; along with exercise/wellness opportunities. MSAA provides these products at no charge to individuals with MS who qualify for assistance"

Find out here:
https://mymsaa.org/msaa-help/assistive-equipment/



Grants and Programs

MSFocus Multiple Grants and Programs for MSers

1) Assistive Technology Program
2) Brighter Tomorrow Grant
3) Cooling Program
4) Computer Program
5) Emergency Assistance Grant
6) Health and Wellness Grant
7) Healthcare Assistance Grant

See more here:

MRI Help

MSAA MRI Access Fund

You may be eligible with payment/deductible for your MRI .

Find out how at:

In the News

Research News and Progress by the NMSS

1) We’ve come so far   
2) Recent progress and new leads    
3) Latest research news

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VA Benefits for MS

Multiple Sclerosis Centers of Excellence - VA Benefits
VA Benefits for Multiple Sclerosis: * Service-Connected Benefits for MS * Non-Service-Connected Benefits for MS * Prosthetic and Sensory Aids Service Program * Housing * Automobile * Clothing * Guide Dog * Orthotic and Prosthetic Services * Aid and Attendance
Extended Care: * Skilled Home Health Care * Home Health Aide Care * Respite Care
Additional Information: * VA Compensation * VA Pension * VA Benefits

Get details here:

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