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Plane Pull 2019

September 21, 2019

This fall, your team of up to 12 people will race against the clock by attempting to pull a 37,000-pound plane for 100 metres. Think your team has what it takes? Read More

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Download Our ALS Fact Sheet

Let your local candidates know that you care about a future without ALS and that they should too. Download this fact sheet that outlines key ways the government can help to create a future with access to proven ALS therapies. Read More


2018 Research Funding

ALS Canada announced a total of $1.7 million in research funding, made possible thanks to donor generosity and partnerships with provincial ALS Societies. Read More

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Because of you

2018 Annual Report to the community Read More

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ALS Research Update | August 2019

What’s happening in the world of ALS research at this point in the year? Read about the progress researchers have made in developing new and... Read More

Mother and son hold on to precious time left together

Five years ago, when the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge went viral in 2014, Mario knew very little about ALS, and had no idea how it... Read More

From ice bucket to bucket list: how Margot is coping with ALS

Margot Algie heard about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in 2014 through friends and had no idea that only one year later, she would be... Read More