Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association
Greater New York Chapter

Sponsor/Parent Agency:Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association
Address:42 Broadway, Suite 1724 New York NY 10004
Telephone(s):800-672-8857 212-619-1400
World Wide Web: http://www.als-ny.org


This organization is a self-help mutual support group for patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and their families, friends, and caregivers. The organization offers information regarding medications, treatments, and support group meetings, which can include educational speakers. Other services include home visits, equipment, and a listening library. Please call for specific meeting times and information.


Mon-Fri: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Eligibility Requirements:

Diagnosis of ALS. Resident of New York City, Long Island, Westchester and Rockland Counties, or Northern and Central New Jersey

Fees/Methods of Payment:Free. Donations accepted.
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchair accessible.

Services Offered:Health CareHome Health CareMutual Support GroupsSpecialized Information and Referral
Target Groups(By Need):Disabilities, People withFamilies / Friends of People with Disabilities