Respite Care Program, MS
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, National Capital Chapter
Who We Are
The Respite Care program offers limited financial help for services that enhance the safety and independence of people with MS and/or provide emotional, physical and financial relief to their family caregivers. The program may cover such expenses as personal emergency response systems, chore services, supplies and short-term home care.
Offers funding for services not covered by insurance or other community programs. Examples are housecleaning, emergency response system, incontinence supplies, respite stay in assisted living or nursing home facility; adult day center participation, or nutrition supplement (Boost or Ensure).
Service area covers the following counties in Maryland: Prince George, Montgomery, st. Mary's, Calvert and Charles.