Don’t Miss Hot Chocolate on Thursday, March 12



Walk Because You Can - Walk to Defeat ALS®



Thank you for making our events a success. View our photos!

Read our ongoing series of 30 years of stories in 30 weeks


Be an ALS Advocate!
Click here to learn about how your stories can affect public policy with ALS Advocacy.


The ALS Association is dedicated to providing you and your family and friends the information, support and resources you need about ALS research. Read More

Click here to connect with the National ALS Registry through the CDC

Click here to see videos from our October, 2014 Research Conference


Patient Services

Our Patient Services directory can get you help where and when you need it.
Read More

OUR MISSION: Leading the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig’s Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.

What Does ALS Mean to You?

It wasn’t until 1939 that Lou Gehrig brought national and international attention to the disease when he abruptly retired baseball after being diagnosed with ALS.



The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter
321 Norristown Road - Suite 260, Ambler, PA 19002