We're dedicated to providing you and your loved ones with the information, support and tools you need free of charge.
Assistance to Newly Diagnosed
Information and assistance for people recently diagnosed with ALS or recently referred to The ALS Association.
Consultation on the use of equipment, home adaptations and computer-enhanced communication devices, as well as an equipment loan pool.
Providing support to family members and caregivers through programs such as Care Connection, support groups, caregiver and survivor support.
Resources, Referrals, and Education
Linking families to appropriate resources to help them navigate the complex system of health, social, legal and financial services.
We work with the world's best ALS physicians and clinics to make sure people living with ALS have access to the best specialized care no matter where they live. Our Certified Treatment Centers of Excellence and Recognized Treatment Centers provide people living with ALS with compassionate care in a supportive, family-oriented atmosphere.
My ALS Journey™
ALS follows no predictable path and adheres to no set timeline. Planning ahead helps to alleviate some of the chaos of change, but how do you know what to plan for or what questions to ask? My ALS Journey™ is an interactive, web-based tool that allows people living with ALS to take control of their journey with the disease.
Help Change Laws and Policies
The ALS Association is at the forefront of local and national public policy, working to improve the lives of people living with ALS and their caregivers.