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Community and Internet Resources


Adaptive Technology/Products: Disability Specific:

Multiple Sclerosis


New Horizons Un-limited is not endorsing and assumes no responsibility in guaranteeing the products, services, programs or conditions as described. If you are interested in a resource listed below, call or contact the resource to verify the current situation. Evaluate the information, analyze your unique circumstances, use your best judgement and make your own decisions when using the information. Before making any change, consult your health care professional.

National
Regional Listings:   New England
State Listings:   VA    (Official USPS State Abbreviations)

National

New Sign Easy Open Vials is a company that has a new product: easy open vial containers. The vials can be opened and closed with one hand. They are available in different sizes and colors and their claim is they will not leak. For more information, visit the website or write Care Co Products, 1538 S. 139th St., Omaha, NE 68144, Phone 402 509-2830 or send e-mail using their on-line form.

MS Society Assistive Technology is a collaborative effort between Microsoft, Bayer Health Care Pharmaceuticals, and the Multiple Sclerosis Society. This site focuses on technologies available to assist individuals with MS maintain and maximize independence in their daily lives.

New Sign The Mobility Project is an online resource for people who use wheelchairs and other assistive technology for mobility. The site includes news, products & technology information and much more.

Regional Listings


New England Region

New Sign Kelly Packowski MS Foundation provides direct support to individuals and their families living with MS in the greater New England area. The Foundationís services include home modification, assistive technology, home health care and many others. For a grant application, call 1-866-576-7363 or download one from their website.


State Listings


Virginia

New Sign National Multiple Sclerosis Society-Hampton Roads Chapter While supporting the mission of the NMSS, this chapter also supports people in Hampton Roads Virginia living with MS. The chapterís services include financial assistance, transportation, equipment loans and college scholarships.


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