What We Do, Fighting ALS Together

ALS United Rocky Mountain symbolizes the hopes of people everywhere that Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis will one day be a disease of the past, conquered by the dedication of thousands who have worked ceaselessly to understand and eradicate this perplexing killer.

Until that day comes, ALS United Rocky Mountain relentlessly pursues its mission to help people living with ALS and to leave no stone unturned in the search for a cure for this progressive neurodegenerative disease.

Innovative ALS Research and Care Services

ALS United Rocky Mountain stands at the forefront of combating Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), a challenge we undertake with unwavering dedication. Our multifaceted approach includes providing comprehensive care services to those affected by ALS, spearheading public education to raise awareness, advocating for policy changes to foster research and health care improvements, and funding groundbreaking research to find a cure. We are committed to improving the quality of life for individuals living with ALS through our programs designed for safety, communication, and emotional support. Our efforts in research aim not just to uncover new treatments but to ensure a future where ALS can be effectively diagnosed, treated, and ultimately prevented. As a pillar of support within the ALS community, we champion the cause of those battling this disease, striving to make ALS a disease of the past.

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Care Services

We embrace thousands of those stricken with the disease with the world's most comprehensive program of care and services. ALS United Rocky Mountain is committed to enhancing those living with ALS quality of life through the many cost free programs we offer to individuals and families affected by ALS. We understand the value of those with the disease being able to communicate, function safely in their home, and travel to ALS Clinics for comprehensive evaluation and treatment. Our programs are designed to meet these essential care needs as well as the emotional needs of those in our community and caregivers.

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ALS United Rocky Mountain focuses on state and federal advocacy for research, health & long-term care, and caregiver support. The ALS Community's involvement in advocacy has led to increased federal funding for ALS research at the NIH and federal funding for ALS research through the Department of Defense.

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We prioritize funding the most promising research endeavors and actively cultivate innovative partnerships spanning government, industry, academia, and other nonprofit organizations. Additionally, we invest in emerging talent, nurturing your scientists to drive innovation.

Some of the things we're working on:

  • 3 potential new ALS antisense drugs
  • Key advances in wearable sensor and brain computer interface technology
  • New treatment approaches in clinical trials
  • Research Discoveries
Rockies Game with ALS Heroes on the field

Public Education & Awareness

Through public outreach, media relations, social media, and the Internet we continually raise awareness about ALS and search for a cure. Our website is a vital source of information for those battling ALS and for people looking for the latest news and information about the disease. We provide an opportunity for anyone touched by this devastating disease to gather and connect with others through our many community-outreach events. We have achieved expanded awareness in Major League Baseball, Major and Minor League Hockey, and through effective interaction with news media. ALS United Rocky Mountain is a member of ALS United which is the largest ALS group to serve the United States of America.