As of September 1, 2023, fifteen chapters, currently members of the ALS Association will legally separate from the organization. This includes the Greater Chicago Chapter.
Fighting for a cure and helping people with ALS live their lives to the fullest.
Everything we do advances the search for effective treatments and cures for ALS
Join the Fight Against ALS
One-time or monthly donations help us provide free services to people battling ALS throughout our 67 county service territory.
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!
Join this nationwide movement by walking for those affected by ALS. Walk to spread awareness and hope with your team.
Run, Cycle or Swim
Combine your passion and commitment to finding a cure for ALS while achieving physical challenges by participating in athletic events.
Featured Event Educational Symposium
Save the date - Wednesday, October 18th - for the return of our Educational Symposium.
Le Jardin, Cantigny Park | 10am - 2pm
Join a Support Group
Persons living with ALS, their family members, friends and caregivers are welcome to attend the support groups. The groups are an opportunity to meet others, learn about new information and resources, and provide or receive support and encouragement