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Providing support and services for people and families living with ALS.

Research

Funding high-quality research that offers the most promise to slow down ALS or even stop it.

Advocacy

Advocating for policy that will have a meaningful impact on people living with ALS today and in the future.

News and Events

News

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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Research funding letter-writing campaign

If ALS is a cause you care about, you can learn more about how to get involved and email your MP directly. Together our voices are stronger. Read More

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A community connected

Now available: 2017 Annual Report to the community Read More

Event

#ALSPepperChallenge

From ice cold buckets of water to red hot peppers, this new viral challenge is turning up the heat for ALS research around the world. Read More

On the blog

Young mother of three adapts to life with ALS

For many people, the holidays are a special time for making memories and spending quality time with friends and loved ones. For 29 year-old mother... Read More

Holiday Gift Ideas

Looking after a family member or close friend who is living with ALS is a precious act of love and devotion. It is often a... Read More

An author’s “silent rebellion” against ALS

Prior to 2009, Zehra Madenli was an active college student, studying Fashion Management at George Brown College in Toronto. She was talkative and outgoing, and... Read More

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