Category Archives: Personal Independence Payment

Last chance to complete our Choices survey!

Hi everyone, Tomorrow we’ll be closing our Choices leaflet survey, so if you would like help us shape them please do complete our short survey! The questions are about complementary therapies, Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and cannabis and MS. Please be … Continue reading

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Take part in our quick survey

Hello, There is still time to take part in our latest survey…we would like to know your thoughts about our Helpline opening hours. We are reviewing whether there is demand for us to extend our hours to provide a service through … Continue reading

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Helpline opening hours survey

Hi everyone, We wanted to let you know about our latest survey…we would like to know your thoughts about our Helpline opening hours. Currently the MS-UK Helpline is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and is available via the … Continue reading

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National support and information about multiple sclerosis

Hi everyone, As it is MS Awareness Week, I just wanted to let you know about our national services that we offer here at MS-UK to supporting anyone affected by multiple sclerosis. In my role at MS-UK I work on … Continue reading

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Would you like to chat online to a member of our Helpline team?

We have been using an online live chat system for some time now and it has shown to be popular. Certainly for those who may not feel in a position to pick up the telephone for whatever reason, and for … Continue reading

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Phil and Rachel’s story…

Phil Hawkridge from Brightlingsea, Essex, was diagnosed with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis in 1992. In this blog, his wife Rachel talks about getting support from the MS-UK Helpline with PIP forms… ‘My husband attends Josephs Court, so we knew that … Continue reading

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MS-UK webchat service: Help at the touch of a button!

Sometimes picking up the phone to talk about MS can be difficult and sometimes you may need an instant response to a query, so emailing may not feel quite right either. Our web chat may well be the answer. Our … Continue reading

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