ALS Canada

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-248-2052
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-4257
Fax 905-248-2019
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Site Information
Located In Community Markham
Address & Map
3000 Steeles Ave E, Suite 200
Markham, ON L3R 4T9
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Intersection Woodbine Ave and Steeles Ave E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society
Former Name ALS Ontario (2013)
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered charity that supports Canadians living with ALS in Ontario and invests in research to make it a treatable, not terminal disease.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Tammy Moore, Chief Executive Officer; Email:
Alternate Executive Lisa Droppo, VP Client Services; Phone: 905-248-2052 ext 215; Email:
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services for patients and their families include: 
* information and referral 
* loan and funding assistance for assistive devices to patients registered with ALS Society 
* in-home visitation 
Other activities include: 
* increasing public awareness of ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease  
* support meetings held monthly in various communities, including in Halton, Hamilton and Niagara areas for patients, families, others with interest 
* connecting the ALS community and public to other societies across Canada  
* administering a national ALS Research Program  
* holding fundraising events including an annual walk and the Bombardier Plane Pull for ALS Canada
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility call for eligibility requirements for services
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Assistive Technology Expense Assistance ~ Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Other Details
Resources Publications, AV materials, books

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