ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) Association promotes awareness
and understanding of ALS by providing up-to-date information and educational
materials to the ALS community.
ALS Association of Greater New York Chapter the only
national not-for-profit voluntary health organization dedicated solely to the
fight against ALS.
International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations over 50
national patient support and advocacy groups from 40 different countries.
International Ventilator Users Network links ventilator
users with each other and with health care professionals interested in
mechanical ventilation and home care.
Les Turner ALS Foundation the nation’s largest independent
publicly supported nonprofit organization devoted tot he treatment and
elimination of ALS.
Muscular Dystrophy Association provides support for ALS, as
well as about 40 other neuromuscular diseases.
Nathaniel H. Kornreich Technology Center a not-for-profit
assistive technology, demonstration, education, and evaluation center that is
dedicated to promoting the full participation and independence of children and
adults with disabilities in school, at work, at home and in the community.
American Speech-Language Hearing Association the parent
organization of professionals working with individuals with communication
International Society for Augmentative and Alternative
Communication an information and referral organization for individuals
concerned and or working with communication disorders.
Rehabilitation Engineering Society of North America
interdisciplinary association that addresses research, development,
dissemination, integration and utilization of knowledge in rehabilitation and
ALS March of Faces a patient/caregiver governed and
operated nonprofit organization, dedicated to heightening public awareness of
ALS and advocating on issues that concern and/or benefit people with ALS.
ALS Survival Guide dedicated to all people suffering from
ALS or Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis – excellent resource for information about
the disease and for accessing the general ALS community.
Ride for Life a volunteer organization founded by ALS
patients, caregivers and those who care about people living with ALS.