Government of New Brunswick
  • Description
  • Overview

    To assist New Brunswick residents diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS), the government offers a one time maximum grant of $2,500 to qualifying applicants, to help them access services not available in New Brunswick. The program will “match” the funds raised by the community and/or individual to a maximum of $2,500 per individual.

    Eligibility

    To qualify for the one time maximum grant of $2,500, applicants must:
    • Be a New Brunswick resident diagnosed with MS who has received services outside of New Brunswick on or after April 1, 2011, which are not covered by another provincial program.
    • Provide a letter, from an organization or third party indicating the amount of funds raised on behalf of the individual diagnosed with MS.
    • Provide documentation or a letter from the service provider indicating that the individual seeking financial assistance under the Program has been diagnosed with MS; has received the service and the date the service was provided

    Description

    Applications must be completed, printed and mailed to:

    NB Internal Services Agency
    MS Assistance Program
    Attn: Accounts Payable
    PO Box 6000
    Fredericton, NB E3B 5H1

    Or you can also drop off your completed application at the nearest Service New Brunswick office.

    It will take about 2-3 weeks for an approved applicant to receive his or her grant.

    Should you require further information on this program, please contact the NB Internal Services Agency at 1-888-487-5050 (select option 3) or NBISAPayables@gnb.ca.