Skip to main content

Support Groups

Support Groups

Support Groups

  • Click the link above to see the list of SPF Ambassadors near you

  • First Tuesday of each month, 6:30pm-8:00pm EST
    The Neurological Disorders Support Group Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month by Zoom video conferencing. See the Events Calendar for details:
    If you have any questions, please contact Lidia Timm at or by phone at (734) 936-3087.

  • MDA monthly Support Group – Nashville, TN

    First Tuesday of each month
    Contact Steve at (an SPF member who participates in the group)

  • AlphaOne Support Group – Bangor, ME

    Meeting the first Thursday of each month from 5:00pm – 7:00pm
    Meeting for people with spinal cord injuries and diseases. Always looking for speakers, and family & friends are also welcome!
    For questions, call (800) 300-6016.

  • Ataxia monthly Support Group – Norristown, PA (near Philade

    2nd Saturday of the month
    Mercy Suburban General Hospital. Organized by Liz Nussear, an SPF member. Contact

  • Ataxia quarterly Support Group – Charlotte, NC

    December, March, June and September
    Co-chaired by Cece Russell, a member of the SPF. Contact

  • « Saturday Social » hosted by Michael Isber in Ontario. This group was started years ago by Tara Ames Rose (Ambassador in BC). It it open to all of Canada. There is also a Facebook group for the Saturday Social.

  • Canada's Ataxia Support Group

    « Ataxia Support Group of Canada ». It is hosted by Susan Harding out of Ottawa and is open to all of Canada. Susan is part of the NAF. There is also a Facebook group for the Ataxia Support Group of Canada.

  • Do you have ALS or PLS and have a military background?

Our Impact since our inception...

  • Dollars Raised

    Over 12,000,000 dollars for research!

Thank you to our generous sponsors.