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The ALS Association, MN/ND/SD Chapter, Minneapolis,

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Address: 333 N Washington Ave
Minneapolis, 55401  
United States
Fax: 612-672-9110
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 850
Number of People Being Served: 550
EIN: 41-1756085
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Mission Statement


Our mission is to lead the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou GehrigÂ’s Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.

Description


ALS, commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, is a degenerative disease that causes total paralysis inevitably causing death within 2-5 years after diagnosis. Our service area is Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Superior, WI. We offer free services to help people with ALS increase their quality of life and to fund research for a cure. Below is a list of our services. - Volunteer Program for People with ALS - Hrbek-Sing Communication & Assistive Device - Jack Norton Family Respite Care - Durable Medical Equipment Loan Pool - Patient/Family Consultation and Support - Special Events to Raise Funds - Education Resources - Support Groups - Newsletter - Advocacy - Research

ALS, commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, is a degenerative disease that causes total paralysis inevitably causing death within 2-5 years after diagnosis. Our service area is Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Superior, WI. We offer free services to help people with ALS increase their quality of life and to fund research for a cure. Below is a list of our services. - Volunteer Program for People with ALS - Hrbek-Sing Communication & Assistive Device - Jack Norton Family Respite Care - Durable Medical Equipment Loan Pool - Patient/Family Consultation and Support - Special Events to Raise Funds - Education Resources - Support Groups - Newsletter - Advocacy - Research

Mission Statement: Our mission is to lead the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou GehrigÂ’s Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.

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Program Type:


Health Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes