Massachusetts Chapter

Providing Care for Today, Supporting Hope for Tomorrow.

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Local Programs

Local Programs

Care Services: Navigating this disease can be difficult and seem overwhelming at times. Our Care Services Coordinators assist in lessening that burden by providing supports and services through a myriad of programs to persons living with ALS, and their families, who register with our Chapter.

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Research

Research

Learn more about how The ALS Association contributes funding to 169 active ALS research projects, 33 in Massachusetts alone!

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state advocacy
In addition to participating in federal advocacy efforts, we are fighting for you on Beacon Hill.

Local Events

Thursday
Jun
16
2022
Massachusetts Chapter
CEO Soak: Boston

Boston, MA.

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Sunday
Aug
21
2022
Massachusetts Chapter
ASICS Falmouth Road Race

Falmouth, MA.

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Sunday
Sep
11
2022
Massachusetts Chapter
Western MA Walk to Defeat ALS

The peaceful woods of Look Memorial Park in Florence, Massachusetts will once again be home to our 2022 Western MA Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday, September 11, 2022! 

We can't wait to walk with you - will you join us? 

Sunday
Sep
18
2022
Massachusetts Chapter
Massachusetts Ride to Defeat ALS

Wayland, MA.

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Sunday
Sep
18
2022
Massachusetts Chapter
Worcester Walk to Defeat ALS

We are thrilled to be having our 2022 Worcester Walk to Defeat ALS at Worcester's brand new Polar Park, home of the Worcester Red Sox (WooSox), on Sunday, September 18, 2022!

Once we kick off the event with our opening ceremonies, walk or roll our 1-mile course right on the baseball field. Afterwards, join us for a delicious lunch at the concession stands, offering a smattering of classic ballpark food and drink!

Sunday
Oct
16
2022
Massachusetts Chapter
Boston Walk to Defeat ALS

We are so excited to announce our new venue for the 2022 Boston Walk to Defeat ALS. UMass Boston will be our new home and we know you will love it!

The cityscape-backed ocean views at the UMass Boston Campus Center will be the stunning NEW backdrop for our 2022 Boston Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday, October 16, 2022! We can't wait to walk with you - will you join us?

Sunday
Oct
23
2022
Massachusetts Chapter
North Shore Walk to Defeat ALS

We are so excited to partner again this year with Endicott College for our 2022 North Shore Walk to Defeat ALS on Sunday, October 23, 2022! We can't wait to walk with you - will you join us? 

Join Our ALS Community

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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Fundraising and Awareness
Each year, The ALS Association Massachusetts Chapter holds several fundraising events to raise awareness and funds that help provide invaluable services to people living with ALS. 
Volunteer
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.
Donate
Donate
Your generous donation will help find a cure for ALS, while providing care and support to families right here in your community.
Get Involved
Get Involved
Support your neighbors affected by ALS by getting involved in Massachusetts – learn how you can make a difference locally here.