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Multiple Sclerosis

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

733 Third Ave. 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10017

website:  www.nmss.org
voice: 1-800-344-4867

The National MS Society is a collective of passionate individuals who want to do something about MS now—to move together toward a world free of multiple sclerosis. MS stops people from moving. We exist to make sure it doesn't. We help each person address the challenges of living with MS through our 50-state network of chapters. The Society helps people affected by MS by funding cutting-edge research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional education, and providing programs and services that help people with MS and their families move their lives forward.



 

Tech Act Projects in each state for information and referral with reference to assistive technologies.

website:  www.resna.org/taproject/at/statecontacts.html

The Technical Assistance Project was funded to provide assistance to the AT Act Grantees to assist them reduce barriers and increase access to assistive technology (AT) devices and services for consumers with disabilities of all ages. This project will also provide technical assistance in the areas related to universal design, state procurement actions, and funding of AT.



 

University of Washington Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (MSRRTC)

Box 356490
University of Washington, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Seattle, WA 98195

website:  msrrtc.washington.edu/
voice: 1-888-634-6778
fax: (206) 685-3244
Email: msrrtc@u.washington.edu

The UW Department of Rehabilitation Medicine's Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (MSRRTC) is an interdisciplinary center cutting across several disciplines including rehabilitation medicine, neurology, rehabilitation psychology, rehabilitation counseling, and speech and language pathology. The Center's research initiatives have included projects dealing with the management of depression, function, pain, and disease course in people with MS. Currently, the Center is conducting a comprehensive program of research in the areas of outcomes measurement, improved medical and community interventions, and improved employment outcomes for people with MS.



 
 
 


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