Read our brief guide to benefits you might be entitled to.
Your local MS Society branch will also have information and may be able to help you find assistance with filling in forms.
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is a benefit that can help cover the extra costs you may face if you need help doing everyday tasks or find it difficult to get around outside your home.
Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) is a benefit paid if your ability to work is limited by ill health or disability.
If you think that the decision about your benefit claim is wrong, it is well worth appealing.
The government is replacing Disability Living Allowance (DLA) with a new benefit, Personal Independence Payment (PIP), for people aged 16 to 64.