Help and hope for people with Lou Gehrig’s Disease.

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

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Wendy Abrams Achieves Humanitarian Award 


We are proud to announce that the The International Alliance of ALS / MND Associations has awarded Wendy Abrams, the Les Turner ALS Foundation's Executive Director, with the 2014 Humanitarian Award. She 
has been recognized for her service of more than three decades to the local and international ALS communities. Congratulations Wendy!

Holiday Hours

The Les Turner ALS Foundation office will be closed December 24 - 26, resuming regular business hours on Monday, December 29. We will close again on December 31 and January 1, resuming regular hours on Friday, January 2. 

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