Multiple Sclerosis Clinic

Patient Resources for MS Patients

Patient Resources for MS Patients

We understand that multiple sclerosis is not just a physical or emotional burden but can also cause financial burden. We have put together a list of resources that are available. They all have different eligibility factors so please be aware every resource is not available for every patient. Monies are funded at various times, so check for funding every few weeks. 

MS Society MS Navigator or 1-800-344-4867

  • The National MS Society MS Navigator Program offers several resources for patients, family, and caregivers through every step of MS whether it’s possible MS, newly diagnosed, or has had MS for many years. 
  • Assess newly diagnosed patients’ needs and emotional status, advise on employment, health insurance, and planning for the future. Connect patient to resources.
  • Offer financial assistance as well as connect patients to other resources when financial challenges arise that may prevent them from accessing DME, food, paying rent, mortgage or utilities, acquiring transportation, gas cards or home health care, home modifications, etc.
  • Provide individual evaluations of the type of insurance and different plans available to the patient as well as resources available if the patient doesn’t have insurance or has medical debt.
  • They also have resources available for family members, caregivers, and friends such as connecting them with support groups and assessing their self-care or validating their feelings. 

HealthWell Foundation or 1-800-675-8416
Assists with monthly premiums or copays.
Must have Medicare and meet income requirements.

PAN Foundation or 1-866-316-7263
Assists with medication copays.
Must have Medicare and meet income requirements.

Good Days or 1-877-968-7233
Assists with monthly premiums, copays, travel as well as connecting you with other available resources.
Must have Medicare or Military Insurance and meet income requirements.

Ability Found or 1-877-231-4567
Assists with mobility and adaptive equipment.
Must meet income requirements.

The Assistance Fund or 1-855-263-1772
Assists with monthly premiums, copays, travel and other incidental medical expenses.
Must meet income requirements.

Chanda Plan Foundation or 1-800-766-4255
Assists with providing acupuncture, massage, chiropractic, adaptive exercise and adaptive yoga.
Must be on disability and confined to a wheelchair.

Patient Advocate Foundation or 1-866-512-3861
Assists with medication copays.
Must have Medicare, Medicaid or Military insurance and meet income requirements.

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America or 1-800-532-7667
Assists with cooling products, assistive equipment and MRIs.
Must meet income requirements.

Multiple Sclerosis Foundation or 1-888-673-6287
Assists with cooling products, computers, assistive technology, adaptive exercise, travel expenses, healthcare costs, home care and other needs not met.
Must meet income requirements.

Assistive Technology Partnership or 1-877-713-4002
Assists with home modifications, assistive technology or other needs not met.
Depending on the type of funding there are different requirements.

Pharmaceutical Companies The drug manufacturers also have resources available, especially for patients with commercial insurance who do not qualify for some of these other resources. If you ever have any questions about the resources available please contact our office.