ALS Support in New Mexico

ALS New Mexico is your trusted local resource for ALS support in the state of New Mexico. ALS, also known as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord, leading to muscle weakness, paralysis, and ultimately respiratory failure. At ALS New Mexico, New Mexico’s only local ALS organization, we are dedicated to providing compassionate support, valuable resources, and a sense of community for individuals and families impacted by ALS throughout New Mexico.

Comprehensive ALS Support Services

ALS New Mexico provides a wide range of local support services in New Mexico to meet the individual needs of those living with ALS and their families. From assisting with medical equipment and supplies to care coordination services and offering financial aid through grant programs, we are here to help alleviate the challenges associated with ALS. Our local team is committed to providing comprehensive care and support to enhance quality of life and promote independence for those living with ALS in New Mexico.

Local Support Groups for ALS Families in New Mexico

Living with ALS can be overwhelming, but you are not alone. ALS New Mexico offers New Mexico’s only local support groups where individuals and families impacted by ALS can connect with others facing similar challenges. These support groups provide a safe space to share experiences, exchange information, and offer mutual encouragement and support. Whether you're a patient, caregiver, family member, or friend, our local New Mexico support groups offer a sense of belonging and companionship throughout your journey with ALS.

Empowering Education and ALS Resources

Education is key to understanding and managing ALS. ALS New Mexico offers valuable educational resources and information to help individuals and families navigate the challenges of living with ALS. We have home and daily living guides accessible to ALS families, local New Mexico support meetings, and more, we empower individuals with knowledge and support to make informed decisions and enhance their quality of life.

Local Military Veteran ALS Support Services

Military veterans diagnosed with ALS face personal challenges, compounded by their service-related experiences, and veterans are twice as likely to be diagnosed with ALS compared to the general population. ALS New Mexico recognizes the critical need for specialized support in New Mexico tailored to the specific needs of these brave individuals. We are committed to providing local comprehensive military veteran assistance, including access to specialized care, and assistance reaching navigating Paralyzed Veterans to America. Our goal is to ensure that military veterans living with ALS in New Mexico receive the support, resources, and recognition they deserve for their sacrifices in service to our country.

About ALS New Mexico: Supporting ALS Families Locally in New Mexico

ALS New Mexico is committed to being more than just an ALS organization, we strive to create a community where ALS individuals and their families can find support and compassionate understanding, locally. Through our shared dedication to our New Mexico ALS families, we offer empowered support, comprehensive care services, and resources that are vital for those living with ALS. We facilitate an environment tailored to the support of our ALS community, while infusing the spirit of New Mexico culture into everything we do. As New Mexico’s only ALS organization, with an emphasis on compassionate, empathetic care, these values are at the heart of our mission at ALS New Mexico.

Advocacy for ALS Awareness and Research Locally in New Mexico

Advocacy is crucial to raising awareness about ALS and driving progress in research and treatment. ALS New Mexico advocates for increased funding for ALS research, supports policy changes to improve access to care and services, and raises awareness about the needs of individuals and families affected by ALS in New Mexico and beyond. Through advocacy in New Mexico, we can assist ALS families to find better support, understanding, and help fund research for a cure.

Join Our Local New Mexico ALS Support Community Today

If you or a loved one are seeking support for ALS in New Mexico, you've come to the right place. ALS New Mexico is here to help you navigate the challenges of living with ALS, connect with others facing similar experiences, and access valuable resources and support services tailored to you. Join our ALS support community today and take the first step towards finding comfort, companionship, and hope in the journey with ALS. We are located in Albuquerque, and offer support and other resources for our New Mexico residents, as we are the only New Mexico ALS organization.

Contact us or visit our website to learn more about our local New Mexico support groups, ALS resources, military support, and other support services—as well as information on how you can get involved. Together, we can make a difference in the lives of those affected by ALS in New Mexico, and provide compassionate support along the way.