The ALS Association

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ALS Association Chapters

The ALS Association chapter is a multi-faceted grass-roots organization that carries out The ALS Association's mission and strategic goals at the community level. The chapter - with supporting services from the National Office - actively pursues The Association's goals by providing a wide range of services for people living with ALS, their caregivers, families and friends as well as professional health care providers throughout the service area. Each ALS Association chapter offers programs that can include many of the following:

  • Patient education programs
  • Support groups
  • Telephone information/referral service
  • Equipment loan programs
  • Augmentative communication device programs
  • Respite programs
  • Programs of information and support for caregivers and family members
  • Referrals to ALS clinics and physicians
  • Support nationally-directed research programs
  • Local and nationally-directed advocacy programs

Find Your Chapter by State

Not a Chapter in your area?

Information and referral services are also provided through The ALS Association's National Office.

Information and Referral Service toll-free number:

(800) 782-4747
Monday through Friday
7:30am to 4:00pm (Pacific Time)
or email

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