The Jim “Catfish” Hunter Chapter of the ALS Association
4 N. Blount St., 2nd floor
Raleigh, NC 27601
Toll Free 1-877-568-4347 or 919-755-9001 (fax: 919-755-0910). You may request copies of the newsletter, “The Catfish Connection.” Information about the Chapter’s grant programs, fundraising events, and more.
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
Edenton Area ALS Support Group
When: 3rd Monday of every month / 1:00 p.m.
Where: Vidant Chowan Hospital – Education Building
211 Virginia Rd., Edenton, NC
Facilitator: Sherry Harrell
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.
NATIONAL REGISTRY OF VETERANS WITH AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS.
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.