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Care and support evidence

People with MS often need support to stay independent, and essential support is often provided by family and friends.

We look at the evidence on the needs and barriers of people with MS receiving this essential support. And what provisions are in place for friends and family offering support to someone with MS and what more needs to be done.

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End the Care Crisis

We know the social care system in England is in crisis. 1 in 3 people living with MS aren’t getting the support they need with essential everyday activities like washing, dressing and eating.

In this report, we move beyond the statistics. People affected by MS share what social care really means to them and their families.

Download our end the care crisis report