American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association –
The American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association is dedicated to the eradication of autoimmune diseases and the alleviation of suffering and the socioeconomic impact of autoimmunity through fostering and facilitating collaboration in the areas of education, public awareness, research, and patient services in an effective, ethical and efficient manner.
- To meet the informational needs of Americans from Uruguay to Alaska with diverse disabilities.
- To promote awareness of disability culture by building bridges of understanding among all people.
- To enhance our collective quality of life and access to freedom.
International Organization of Multiple Sclerosis Nurses –
The mission of the IOMSN is the establishment and perpetuation of a specialized branch of nursing in multiple sclerosis; to establish standards of nursing care in multiple sclerosis; to support multiple sclerosis nursing research; and to educate the health care community about multiple sclerosis; and to disseminate this knowledge throughout the world.
The ultimate goal of the IOMSN is to improve the lives of all those persons affected by multiple sclerosis through the provision of appropriate healthcare services and to make hope happen!
Living Like You –
If you’re on this website, you’re probably impacted by multiple sclerosis (MS) in one way or another. For those of you living with MS, we know that you are far more than just a person living with this disease. You’re a person living—with hopes and dreams that go far beyond the limitations and fears that MS may present at times.
Living Like You is here to empower and support those impacted by MS to live fuller lives. Our team of bloggers are real people with MS, facing similar triumphs and challenges, and finding unique ways to live fulfilling lives that can inspire a movement. Together they address important topics ranging from sex and parenthood to the benefits of handicapped parking badges, and new developments in the science around MS.
Multiple Sclerosis Association of America –
Mission Statement: The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is a leading resource for the entire MS community, improving lives today through vital services and support.
MS Australia –
MS Australia is the national voice for people with multiple sclerosis. We work in advocacy and communications, and collaborate with our stakeholders to benefit thousands of people affected by MS across the country.
MS International Federation –
The MS International Federation is a unique global network of MS organizations, people affected by MS, volunteers and staff from around the world. Our movement is made up of 49 MS organizations with links to many others.
Multiple Sclerosis Centers of Excellence –
The Multiple Sclerosis Centers of Excellence are dedicated to furthering our understanding of multiple sclerosis, its impact on Veterans, and effective treatments to help manage multiple sclerosis symptoms.
The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, known in the MS community as MS Focus, is a nonprofit
organization focused on providing free services that address the critical needs of people with MS and their families, helping them maintain the best quality of life.
The MS Society of Canada provides services to people with multiple sclerosis and their families and funds research to find the cause and cure for this disease. We have a membership of 17,000 and are the only national voluntary organization in Canada that supports both MS research and services. Since our founding in 1948, the core support of the MS Society has been from tens of thousands of dedicated individuals, companies and foundations in communities across Canada. The Society receives almost no funding from government.Multiple Sclerosis Society of Ireland –
“To enable and empower people affected by Multiple Sclerosis to live the life of their choice to their fullest potential”VisionMS Ireland has a vision of Irish society where all people affected by MS live positive and active lives in the community
We’re the MS Society – a community of people living with MS, scientists, campaigners, volunteers and fundraisers. We understand what life’s like with MS, and we support each other through the highs, lows and everything in between. And we’re driving research into more – and better – treatments. For everyone. Together, we are strong enough to stop MS.
My MS Team
The social network for those living with multiple sclerosis. MyMSTeam is a free social network that makes it easy for you to:
- get the emotional support you need from others like you, and
- gain practical advice and insights on managing treatment or therapies for multiple sclerosis
When you or a loved one are first diagnosed, it’s not uncommon to feel alone and uncertain of where to find the best information and people that can help you now. We believe in making it easy to find the best people around you to help you get the answers you need, and to find support from people who can truly relate. The main currency on our site is trust – the more you share in posts and your stories, the more questions you ask and answer, the more your support will be valued by other members.
MyMSTeam is the only social network where you can truly connect, make real friendships, and share daily ups and downs in a judgment-free place.
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health –
The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) is the Federal Government’s lead agency for scientific research on the diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not generally considered part of conventional medicine.
National Multiple Sclerosis Society –
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society exists because there are people with MS. Our vision is a world free of MS. Everything we do is focused so that people affected by MS can live their best lives as we stop MS in its tracks, restore what has been lost and end MS forever.
We are more than an organization. We are a movement. United in our collective power to do something about MS now and end this disease forever. The gathering place for people with MS, their family and loved ones, healthcare providers, volunteers, donors, fundraisers, advocates, community leaders and all those that seek a world free of MS. A place to connect and take action. In order to change the world, we mobilize all possible human and financial resources to achieve results.
National Organization for Rare Disorders –
NORD, a 501(c)(3) organization, is a patient advocacy organization dedicated to individuals with rare diseases and the organizations that serve them. NORD, along with its more than 260 patient organization members, is committed to the identification, treatment, and cure of rare disorders through programs of education, advocacy, research, and patient services.
United Spinal Association –
United Spinal Association is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life of all people living with spinal cord injuries and disorders (SCI/D), including veterans, and providing support and information to loved ones, care providers and professionals.
We believe no person should be excluded from opportunity on the basis of their disability. Our goal is to provide people living with SCI/D programs and services that maximize their independence and enable them to remain active in their communities.