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

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Raised for ALS Research


Our research program fuels global collaboration to expedite the discovery of treatments and a cure.

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People Served This Year

Care Services

Our team of professional Care Coordinators provide expert advice and assistance for people living with ALS, free of charge.

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Actions Taken


We focus on educating, advocating, and mobilizing all members of Congress in a bipartisan fashion to benefit people with ALS. 

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Featured Event Walk ALS Chicago

Walk ALS is the official Walk event for ALS United and is the #1 way to unite in the fight against ALS.

Walk ALS Chicago | Saturday, June 1st @ Cantigny Park, Wheaton

Walk ALS Chicago Kick-Off | Tuesday, March 19th @ Cantingy Park, Wheaton

Join us Saturday, March 2nd at 10:00am for our highly regarded Caregiver Boot Camp.

ALS United Greater Chicago’s Boot Camp program is designed to inform about the role of a caregiver, how to use common pieces of medical equipment, and it provides an opportunity to ask questions to be prepared to assist a loved one living with ALS.

Caregiver Boot Camp

News & Stories

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Embracing Legacy, Igniting Hope with ALS United Greater Chicago

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Support Courage and Community – Meet Susan

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Exploring the Stages of ALS

Stay up-to-date on ALS research, upcoming events, and how ALS United Greater Chicago is helping patients in your community.