Our Care Services
ALS United Connecticut offers a full range of services to guide and assist you as you learn more about ALS. Here you will find pertinent information for patients, caregivers, family members, friends and healthcare professionals.
Our organization is dedicated to providing patient and family support, and increasing public awareness regarding ALS. We offer a comprehensive array of services for ALS patients, family members and caregivers. When appropriate, we also make referrals to other agencies and groups offering supportive services.
A sampling of services provided free of charge:
On-Staff Care Services Managers
Our licensed social workers offer individual support and to assess needs, suggest equipment, connect with local resources and help families plan.
Call Us to Get Started: (203) 874-5050
ALS Clinics, Centers and Physicians
We work with ALS multidisciplinary clinics, centers and individual neurologists in Connecticut and other states.
We offer short rides through Coordinated Transportation Solutions (CTS) to provide transportation for people living with ALS in CT. Van rentals for longer trips are also available.
Equipment Loan Program
We partner with vendors across the state to assist in maintaining and delivering The Chapter’s most frequently requested loaner durable medical equipment.
We provide family caregiver-focused support groups, Care Connections guidance, and referrals.
We facilitate support groups for people living with ALS, caregivers, family members, and friends. More specific groups are also available.
Care Assist Grants
Through our small grant program, we can help offset some of the financial burdens for those living with ALS.
Resources for family members and friends who have lost a loved one to ALS.
Resources for Military Veterans
Information and resources about care and benefits for military veterans.