How you can get ready for ALS Awareness Month

The countdown is on! ALS Awareness Month kicks off June 1 and this year it’s all about bringing us together online so that we can continue to build community and create visibility, even while we distance physically. Because even though the world is different right now, one thing hasn’t changed – WHY you want to […]

ALS Research Update, May 2020

Welcome to the May 2020 ALS Research Update. During these times of uncertainty, it’s reassuring to know that ALS research developments continue around the globe. This month you’ll learn about progress researchers have made in advancing new treatment strategies; developing laboratory models to better understand ALS; and learning how ALS develops and progresses in the […]

Meet Steven, aka Superman, Batman, or the Hulk

Steven Gallagher knows what he’ll be doing on June 21 this year – but the big question is whether he’ll be doing it as Superman, Batman, the Hulk or another superhero. Marvel or DC Comics? Gallagher doesn’t discriminate – he just knows that superheroes are a powerful and inspiring embodiment of what he’s facing right […]

Your Walk, your way: Getting ready for June 21

UPDATE: Starting June 3, we will be hosting Live Well Wednesdays, special mini events via livestream where you can learn a new skill, have fun with your family, and connect with the ALS community: June 3: Yoga for all ages & stages June 10: Cooking Class June 17: Art class: DIY Walk t-shirts During each […]

COVID-19 Update

Thanks to our engaged community who serve on our Board, Councils and Committees, we are staying informed and we’ve been able to make timely and effective changes to our programs so we can continue to provide community-based support services at a distance. To help people affected by ALS during the COVID-19 crisis, ALS Canada Regional […]