Quality of Life Grants: 2nd Cycle 2009: Caring and Coping
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association, Alabama Chapter
This Quality of Life grant will help to expand Patient Services for persons with ALS through its support groups located in 7 venues throughout the state. The goals of the project are to increase the number of patients served in Alabama, and to expand outreach in counties currently under-represented by ALS patients, and to identify patients and educate more healthcare professionals about ALS and the support services available through ALSA - AL and its partners. Grant funds will help to support staff travel for support groups. This grant was funded through a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Award # 1U59DD000388).
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