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|General Agency Information|
|Name:||National Multiple Sclerosis Society|
|Alternate Name(s):||Northern California Chapter|
|Address:||2589 Scott Blvd.|
Santa Clara, CA 95050
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday-Friday, 8-5|
|Description:||The National MS Society, Northern California Chapter provides a variety of programs, services and information for persons living with multiple sclerosis, their friends and families, and health care professionals engaged in our shared movement toward a world free of MS. We are committed to helping Northern Californians address the challenges of living with MS.|
|Programs:||Information Resource Center
provide referrals to various professional services in your local community.
Direct Financial Assistance
The Northern California Chapter's Financial Assistance Program offers guidance, leverage and resources to help minimize the financial impact of MS.
coordinate social, economic, and health care resources to meet individual needs and prevent costlier care.
Employment & MS
Resource for information on retention, disability benefits, and insurance issues.
bring people together who share a common life experience for support, education, and mutual aid.
A great source of support and you can reach out to them through connecting with a volunteer peer counselor.
Resources to assist people in dealing with the emotional aspects of MS, including self-help groups, counseling groups, workshops, and other programs geared toward supporting the quality of life for people living with MS.
|Meetings:||Self-help group for individuals with MS. Please call leader for location, dates/time and more information. Estefana 831-406-9127 or Jon 831-332-5265.|
|Publications:||Momentum, online magazine|
|Volunteer Info:||Volunteering opportunities range from volunteering at special events to office work. Whatever your preference and skill level, we have something for you. Dedicated volunteers help to make the National MS Society successful.|
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|Areas Served:||California (Northern)|
Health Related Support Groups
|This record last modified December 29, 2014|