ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Progress

 

 

ALS Doesn't Stop, Neither Do We
Our chapter continues to provide free programs and services to support families affected by ALS.

 

ALS Doesn't Stop, Neither Do We

Our chapter continues to provide free programs and services to support families affected by ALS.

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2020 Hope and Help Symposium

The 2020 Hope and Help Symposium will be held virtually on Saturday, August 29, 2020 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Please register for the event here (registration is free). In order to attend the live speaker sessions on the day of the event, please also register for all the sessions you'd like to attend. Here is a step-by-step PDF guide on how to register for the event and join us on our virtual event platform on August 29th!

 
Hurricane Preparedness

For people living with ALS in this state, hurricanes can present a real challenge. We've assembled the following information and resources to help you and your family plan and prepare for this hurricane season at this link.

Florida Special Needs Registry

This registry allows people living with special needs in Florida to register with their local emergency management agency to receive assistance during a disaster. Click here to register.

 
 
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!

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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
 
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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.