The ALS Association Central & Southern Ohio Chapter serves 55 counties in the state of Ohio, serving individuals diagnosed with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease. Care Coordinators are located in several regions, including Cincinnati, Dayton, Bluffton and at our Chapter office located in Columbus. Their mission is to serve those living with ALS by providing consultations from diagnosis to death. Their services include consultations, information and resource referrals, support groups for patients and families, ALS Multidisciplinary Clinics at University of Cincinnati/Drake Rehab Center and OhioHealth Clinic in Westerville, durable medical equipment loan program, communication device loans, monthly newsletters, children's resources, healthcare in-services for professionals, and ongoing support for the community seeking information on ALS.
Support groups: Cincinnati (contact firstname.lastname@example.org); South (Centerville) and North (Tipp City) Dayton (contact email@example.com).
Butler, Clermont, Hamilton and Warren: contact Yvonne Dressman at 866.273.2572, ext. 112 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adams, Brown, Champaign, Clark, Clinton, Darke, Fayette, Greene, Highland, Miami, Montgomery, Preble: contact Whitney Taverna at 866.273.2572, ext. 111 or email@example.com.
Other counties: contact Columbus office (866.273.2572).