National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Southern New York Chapter
2 Gannett Drive (Suite LC)
White Plains, New York 10604
Contact Person: Debby Bennett
Phone Number: (914) 694-1655
Fax Number: (914) 694-1656
Web address:
Number of Yrs in Service: 60 years
To end the devastating effects of Multiple Sclerosis


Disabilities Served:

Hearing Impaired   Visually Impaired  
Emotional / Psychiatric   Traumatic Brain Injured  
Developmental Disabilities   Physical Disabilities x
Learning Disabilities   Autism  
Medically Fragile    
Other Disabilities:


Ages Served:

0 to 5   22 to 65 x
6 to 21   65 and over x

Recreation Services Provided:

Arts   Team Sports  
Biking   Tennis x
Camps   Theater  
Dance   Videography  
Horseback Riding x Wheelchair Sports x
Martial Arts (T'ai Chi)   Writing  
Music   Yoga x
Social   Swimming x
Other Recreation:


Education Services Provided:

Early Intervention   High School  
Pre-School   Post Secondary  
Elementary/Middle School   Pre-Vocational  
Professional   Assessments  
Other Education:


Transportation Services Provided:

Public   Travel Training  
Private x    
Other Transportation: Medical Transportation


Housing Services Provided:

Group Homes   Supported Apartments  
Other Housing:


Legal / Support / Advocacy Services Provided:

Guardianship   Assessments  
Pooled Trusts   Disability Rights Advocacy x
Supplemental Needs Trust   Disability Support Groups x
School Advocacy   Sexuality Awareness Counseling  
Other Legal / Support / Advocacy Services: Educational programs including:
Legal Day, Financial Planning, Self Help Group

Medical Services Services Provided:

Clinical Services x Nutrition Counseling  
Dental   Psychiatric Psychological Services  
Adaptive Technology   Speech Therapy  
Occupational Therapy   Physical Therapy  
Other Medical Services: Affiliation with with MS Comprehensive Care Centers

Vocational Services Services Provided:

Diagnostic Vocational Evaluation   Sheltered Employment  
Vocational Training   Supported Employment  
Pre-Vocational Training   Competitive Employment  
Vocational Counseling      
Other Vocational Services:
                   Community Day Services Provided:
Day Habilitation   Drop In Centers  
Day Treatments   Psychosocial  
    Pre Employment  
    Supported Education