To Unite and Empower the ALS Community
Everything we do advances the search for effective treatments and cures for ALS
Join the Fight Against ALS
Enthusiastic volunteers are key to our success! Volunteers can contribute in many ways - through their time, knowledge, skills and leadership.
You can host an event to help support the ALS community and push towards a treatment and a cure. It's easy to get started!
December Volunteer of the Month: Janet Brown
A heartfelt Thank You to our invaluable volunteers who enable us to give help and hope to those whose lives have been touched by ALS. Each month one outstanding volunteer or group of volunteers who go above and beyond is recognized for this honor.
Irene Mitossis is participating in the Walk in Seaside in honor of her mom, Dimitra. Dimitra was diagnosed with ALS two years ago, at the age of 53. Irene wanted to show her mom how many people loved and supported her throughout the journey, so she created Team Nektarios.
ALS United Mid-Atlantic hosts Resource/Support Groups to provide an opportunity for patients, caregivers, families and friends to be mutually supportive, exchange practical information, and share their experiences. All resource groups are free of charge for patients, caregivers and family members.