"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.
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.
"Stress Management and Self-Care" is the fourth and last "Caring for the Caregiver" webinar in our series for this year.* Join us on Thursday, November 17, 2021 from 2:00 - 3:30 PM for this webinar discussion. Yalily Smith, LCSW, Owner of The Traveling Therapist LLC will discuss stress management and self-care for caregivers in the ALS community. *The "Caring for the Caregiver Webinar Series" is sponsored by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America.
The Ride to Defeat ALS is a one-day endurance event designed to appeal to every level of rider. We offer the Metric Century ride (approx. 62 miles), a 25 mile ride, and a 10 mile ride.
Every participant can count on support from start to finish with rest stops, SAG vehicles, and the safety team. Upon completing the tour, riders are welcomed back by cheering crowds and finish line festivities that include entertainment, a lunch and much more.