Florida Chapter

The ALS Association Florida Chapter is fighting ALS on all fronts, or as we like to say, “Covering all the bases for people living with ALS in Florida."

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Centers and Clinics in Florida
The ALS Association Florida Chapter collaborates with some of the best ALS physicians and clinics across the United States to help ensure that people living with ALS have access to specialized care, based on best practices.
Support Groups
Support groups are a great resource for people to maintain control over their lives, to give and take the wisdom and experience that comes from living with a devastating illness.
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Register for the CEO Soak in Your Area

The CEO Soak is the next level of the Ice Bucket Challenge engaging corporate leadership to get soaked while raising money to benefit The ALS Association Florida Chapter. Executive leaders that commit to being a “Soakee” will raise awareness and funds for ALS patient care, research and advocacy – providing critical support to ALS families. 

• Participate in the 2021 South Florida CEO Soak (August 26th)!

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Join Our ALS Community

You can make a difference in the lives of people living with ALS. Help create a world without ALS by getting involved in the way that best suits YOU! When you fundraise with friends and family you take us closer to discovering a cure. 

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Walk to Defeat ALS

Walk to Defeat ALS

The Walk to Defeat ALS is the #1 way to unite and fundraise for those living with ALS. Each year, fundraising through the Walk drives bold and urgent innovation as we march together toward a cure for ALS.

Chapter Events

Thursday
Aug
12
2021
Florida Chapter
Caring for the Caregiver: Anticipatory Grief

"Anticipatory Grief" is the third "Caring for the Caregiver" webinar in our series this year.* Join us on Thursday, August 12, 2021 from 1:30-3:00 PM for this webinar discussion. Susan Blakeslee, Licensed Mental Health Counselor at VITAS Healthcare, will be presenting on anticipatory grief, a feeling of grief occurring before an impending loss. *The "Caring for the Caregiver Webinar Series" is sponsored by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America.

August 12, 1:30pm - 3:00pm ET
Thursday
Aug
26
2021
Florida Chapter
2021 South Florida CEO Soak

The South Florida CEO Soak is a corporate version of the Ice Bucket Challenge engaging corporate leadership to get soaked while raising money to benefit The ALS Association Florida Chapter. South Florida area executive leaders that commit to being a “Soakee” will raise awareness and funds for ALS patient care, research and advocacy – providing critical support to ALS families. It will all culminate at Tigertail Lake Recreational Center in Dania Beach where the "Soakee" will be soaked in their work attire.

August 26, 11:00am - 1:00pm ET
Saturday
Sep
18
2021
Florida Chapter
2021 Hope and Help Symposium

Join us for a virtual day of informative demonstrations and sessions for people living with ALS, caregivers, healthcare professionals, and supporters of the ALS community.

September 18, 7:30am - 5:30pm ET
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Volunteer
We depend on the efforts of many volunteers to support our many programs, including care services and fundraising activities. Please contact your local chapter directly.
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Get Involved
You can make a difference in the lives of people living with ALS. Help create a world without ALS by getting involved in the way that best suits YOU!
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Donate
Your generous donation will help find a cure for ALS, while providing care and support to families right here in your community.
Give a Reason for Hope
Your gift will help The ALS Association Florida Chapter support research to find a cure for ALS and provide much-needed services to people living with ALS and their families.

Chapter News

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