Community Resources & Support

The ALS Center at UCSF works closely with many community organizations who provide resources and support to people living with ALS and their families.

We are a Certified Treatment Center of Excellence of the Golden West Chapter of The ALS Association. The Golden West Chapter offers personalized, professional care management services to families facing ALS, free-of-charge, and offer loan programs for durable medical equipment and alternative augmentative communications devices. You can find out more by visiting their website under "Local Care Services" or by contacting them by email ([email protected]) or by phone at t 1-866-750-2572.  

In addition, the Golden West Chapter offers many opportunities for support groups, educational webinars, and community outreach events. You can find out more by reviewing their calendar below or by visiting their website.