Hope and help for people with ALS.

Since 1977, the Les Turner ALS Foundation has been Chicagoland's leader in patient services, research, and education for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and other motor neuron diseases (MND).

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Holla for ALS

Join the Les Turner ALS Foundation’s Young ProfessionALS Group (YPG) at its annual Holla for ALS Casino Night fundraiser on Saturday, October 16 at the Swissotel Chicago. Tickets are now available for a night of dancing, prizes and table games such as Roulette, Craps, Texas Hold ‘Em Poker and Blackjack. To purchase tickets online, click here.

Celebration of Life

Join the Les Turner ALS Foundation at its annual Celebration of Life to remember our loved ones lost to ALS. Families and friends are welcome to attend. RSVPs are required by Friday, October 23. Learn more.


ALS Walk for Life


Les Turner Symposium on ALS and NeuroRepair


The 5th Annual Les Turner Symposium on ALS and NeuroRepair will take place on Monday, November 16 at the Prentice Women’s Hospital. Join us as we celebrate research, patient care and education. The Symposium will feature keynote speaker, Kevin Eggan, PhD Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology at Harvard University along with Les Turner ALS Researchers and Clinicians.

There is no charge, but RSVP is required by November 2 as space is limited. Register today! Click here for more information:


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