Other ALS Links

The ALS Association, North Carolina Chapter
4 N. Blount St., suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27601
Toll Free 1-877-568-4347 or 919-755-9001 (fax: 919-755-0910).  You may request copies of the monthly e-newsletter at info@alsnc.org  for information about the Chapter’s grant programs, fundraising events, and more.  Click here to see the Chapter’s annual report.

ALS Association.  “The only not-for-profit voluntary health agency dedicated solely to the fight against ALS.”
(You may register to view the “Living With ALS” manuals online at http://www.alsa.org/als-care/resources/publications-videos/manuals/.)

Muscular Dystrophy Association, ALS Division.
Links to ALS Facts, MDA/ALS Centers, ALS Newsletter, Living with ALS, Research, Chat, and Videos.

The Jim “Catfish” Hunter Foundation
Tommy Harrell, President: 252-426-5145
Post Office Box 47
Hertford, North Carolina 27944

Living with ALS Health Group.  (” An avenue for persons living with ALS and their caregivers to communicate with the ALS community immediately, to share information, ideas, support and fellowship. ”  People who wish to post messages are asked to join the group, on Yahoo.com.)

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892
NINDS Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Information Page

NC Health Info
Access to web sites of local health services, providers and programs serving residents of North Carolina. Through its connection with MEDLINEplus, a service of the National Library of Medicine  and the National Institutes of Health, users of the site can get information about conditions, diseases and wellness, and find web sites of local health services, programs and providers throughout North Carolina.

Eligible veterans, or family and friends of eligible veterans, are asked to call VA study coordinators, toll-free, at:
1-877-DIAL-ALS (1-877-342-5257), or write to:
ALS Registry (152), VAMC, 508 Fulton Street, Durham, NC 27705.

ClinicalTrials.gov.  A “registry and results database of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world.”