If you are seeking information or assistance regarding specific breathing conditions, these links may be helpful.
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 is the only national not-for-profit voluntary health organization dedicated solely to the fight against ALS.
International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations includes 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 is the nation’s largest independent publicly- supported nonprofit organization devoted to the treatment and elimination of ALS.
Muscular Dystrophy Association provides support for people living with ALS, as well as about 40 other neuromuscular diseases.
American Speech-Language Hearing Association is the parent organization of professionals who work with individuals with communication impairments.
International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication is an information and referral organization for individuals concerned and/or working with communication disorders.
Rehabilitation Engineering Society of North America is an interdisciplinary association that addresses research, development, dissemination, integration, and utilization of knowledge in rehabilitation and assistive technology.
Ride for Life is a volunteer organization founded by ALS patients, caregivers, and those who care about people living with ALS.