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May is ALS Awareness Month
Be the light that shines on someone living with ALS.
May is ALS Awareness Month

Be the light that shines on someone living with ALS.

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The Florida Chapter supports people living with ALS and their loved ones through services and education. We leave no stone unturned in search for the cure of this progressive neurodegenerative disease.
 
Coronavirus Statement As of 3/18/2020

With the developing news regarding COVID-19, we want to take a moment to share how The ALS Association is addressing the concern about our programs and events.
 
‣ Please be assured that the work of the ALS Association will continue.

‣ Our first priority is the safety and well-being of people with ALS, their families, caregivers and our staff.

‣ Chapter staff will be working remotely and still available to our constituents daily.

‣ We anticipate that some activities may need to be canceled, modified or rescheduled; we will communicate with you directly regarding changes to upcoming plans, so please watch your email.

‣ You can find the latest updates about our activities on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.

For the most recent information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The ALS Association recommends that you reference the websites for Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and state and local health authorities. 

For specific information about symptoms you may be experience or questions about personal exposure as someone living with ALS or as a caregiver, please contact your physician directly.

Thank you for your patience as we manage this rapidly shifting situation.


Annual Client Satisfaction Survey

The ALS Association Florida Chapter is interested in learning about your experience with the care and services you have received from the Chapter and the ALS Multidisciplinary Clinics in Florida. Your feedback is important to help us identify opportunities for improvement to serve you better. This short survey will take you approximately 5-10 minutes to complete. Thank you for participating in this survey!


 
Our Mission
To discover treatments and a cure for ALS, and to serve, advocate for, and empower people affected by ALS to live their lives to the fullest.
 
Get Involved With Us
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.

Walk to Defeat ALS®

More than 10 walks take place in communities across the state of Florida each year.  The Walk to Defeat ALS draws people of all ages and athletic abilities coming together to honor a loved one with the disease, to remember those who’ve passed and to show their support for the cause. Register today for a walk near you!

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Florida Ride to Defeat ALS

Join us for a destination endurance event to #ChallengeALS that offers something for everyone! Participate in a 62 mile ride, a 25 mile ride, or a 10 mile ride. You'll experience all of the beautiful scenery and challenging terrain that the bike trails in Winter Garden Station have to offer!

Register Today

Host your own event to support our Chapter

Hold a golf tournament, run a marathon, or donate your birthday to raise funds that will help create a world without ALS.

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Celebrate a Loved One with ALS

Pay tribute to a friend or loved one affected by ALS. Each tribute is a personalized online fund designed to honor or memorialize someone special. Your Community of Hope fund creates a lasting legacy.

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Resources

Whether you’re newly diagnosed, navigating your journey with the disease, caring for a person with ALS, or researching the cure, there are resources to support you.

Let us help you and your family cope with the day-to-day challenges of living with ALS.

For People with ALS

Learn about our grant program, upcoming scientific meetings, and opportunities to collaborate.

For Researchers

Caring for someone with ALS is hard work. We offer resources and support to help you.

For Caregivers
 
 
Stay Connected With Us

Sign up to receive the latest news in ALS and learn how you can continue making a difference in the search to treat and cure this disease.

 
You Can Help Create A World Without ALS

Your gift will help The ALS Association support research to find a cure for ALS and provide much-needed services to patients and their families. By becoming a part of The ALS Association family and making your gift today, you will help sustain hope in thousands of people affected by ALS.