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Multiple Sclerosis Veterans Benefits

 

The VA provides health care services to Veterans with MS from the time of diagnosis throughout their life, whether or not they have a service-connected or non-service connected status.   If an individual had symptoms of MS in the military, or within seven years after honorable discharge, he or she may be eligible for service-connected disability.  If this is the case, the Veteran should complete the Veterans Application for VA Compensation  and/or VA Pension available online (http://www.va.gov) or at his or her local medical center.  Veterans Service Organizations (VSO), such as the Paralyzed Veterans of AmericaDisabled American VeteransVeterans of Foreign Wars, and United Spinal Association are good support resources.

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What are my VA Benefits for MS includes information on prosthetics, home improvement grants, prescriptions, mental health, aid/attendance, respite
Foreign Medical Program Benefits for Veterans with VA-rated service-connected conditions who are residing or traveling abroad
Physical Disabilities Board of Review Were you medically-separated from the US military between September 11, 2001 and December 31, 2009?

Related Links
 Benefits Fact Sheets
 Veterans Benefits Administration home page
 Veterans Health Administration home page
 VA Public and Intergovernmental Affairs home page
 Physical Disabilities Board of Review 
 VA MS Disability Questionnaire for Service Connection
  

Caregiver Benefits - Respite CareHome Healthcare Services,  Aid and Attendance support and Caregiver Resources 

 

 

Updated: March 2016