ALS Society of Canada
Founded in 1977, the ALS Society of Canada (ALS Canada) works with the ALS community to improve the lives of people affected by ALS through support, advocacy and investment in research for a future without ALS. We are a registered charity that receives no government funding – all of our services and research are funded through the generosity of our donors.
Through the ALS Canada Research ProgramThis link opens an external tab or browser window., we fund peer-reviewed research grants, foster collaboration and build capacity within Canada’s ALS research community, and participate in new areas of research where we are well-positioned to have an impact.
Within OntarioThis link opens an external tab or browser window., ALS Canada has a role similar to that of the provincial ALS societiesThis link opens an external tab or browser window. providing services and support to help meet the needs of people living with ALS.
Through advocacyThis link opens an external tab or browser window. federally and provincially within Ontario, ALS Canada gives voice to the collective experience of people living with ALS to help drive program and system changes for the ALS community.