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The ALS Association Western Pennsylvania Chapter


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Download our 2014 Annual Report

Welcome to the Western Pennsylvania Chapter

The Western Pennsylvania Chapter provides services and resources to persons living with ALS (PALS), their families, and caregivers in 31 counties in Central and Western Pennsylvania. If you're a person living with ALS, family member, or caregiver, visit our local care services page to learn more about the services and resources available in your area.  If you're a supporter, friend, or person interested in volunteering, please visit our Help Fight ALS page to learn how you can support the fight against Lou Gehrig's Disease.

Read more about our Chapter in our yearly newsletter: ALS Press

New Patient Registration

Have you or a loved one been recently diagnosed with ALS? We're here to help.
Complete a short survey by clicking the button below and someone from our care 
services department will be in contact with you.

Patient Registration

Need assistance right away? Contact us directly.


Registration is open! Sign up now for one of our events below:

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Stay Informed

Our Chapter offers a variety of ways to help you stay informed about the fight against ALS.  We offer two newsletters - one for PALS and caregivers, The ALS Bulletin...Keeping You Posted, and eConnections, for supporters, PALS, and volunteers - to share important information, event updates, and much, much more.

Subscibe Now!

Click here to sign up for eConnections

We thank you for an incredible 2014!

Click here to view all the pictures from the 2014 Pittsburgh and Johnstown Walks to Defeat ALS®!
Thank you all for such a successful year.
2014 Walk Crowd 

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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.


The ALS Association, Western Pennsylvania Chapter
(412) 821-3254 - 416 Lincoln Avenue - Pittsburgh, PA - 15209

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