Our Mission

To unite the ALS community in our collaborative approach to foster bold research initiatives, advance national and state advocacy efforts, and provide comprehensive care and support to individuals and families affected by ALS.

At ALS United Chicago, our mission is clear - to come together as a community in combating ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) through innovative research, active advocacy, and comprehensive care. Our dedication to creating a supportive environment for individuals and their families dealing with ALS drives us forward. By fostering strong research initiatives, we aim to uncover groundbreaking treatments and, ultimately, a cure for ALS. Our advocacy work at national and state levels seeks to elevate the voice of the ALS community, ensuring their needs and stories are heard by policymakers. Comprehensive care and support are the bedrock of our approach, providing crucial services and resources to those affected by ALS. From clinical services to support groups and adaptive equipment, we strive to address all aspects of living with ALS, ensuring individuals and their families have the support they need at every step. By uniting in our efforts, we believe we can make a significant impact in the fight against ALS.