Our Chapter offers a full range of
services to guide and assist you as you learn more about ALS. Scroll
down for a quick overview. And please use the navigation panel on the
left to find pertinent information for people who are newly diagnosed,
caregivers, family members, friends and healthcare workers. Our staff is
available Monday through Friday to answer any questions you may have. Contact Us
People newly diagnosed may find this video helpful. But don't rely on the video alone. Call us. We are here to help. You are not alone.
Support Groups provide a safe environment to learn more about ALS, share
tips on living with ALS and meet people who will accompany you on the
journey. We offer support groups for patients as well as groups for caregivers. Visit our Support Group page for a complete list of places and times, or view our Chapter Event Calendar.
questions about successfully living with ALS can be answered by a visit
with one of our Care Services Staff. To schedule a home visit,
Lisa Schoonover at 509-834-0433 for Central Washington and Montana. Toll Free: 866-236-7442
Oliver Ross at 888-943-3024 for Alaska, 360-733-5222 for North Sound Region
NaDean Watkins at 877-201-3610 for Spokane and Idaho
Anne Eichmeyer at 206-909-2131 for King County
Caryn Wise at 253-254-8909 for South Sound and Olympic Peninsula
If you have ALS, please sign up! "The
goal of the National ALS Registry is to collect information to help
scientists learn more about ALS.To get the best information, it is
important to get as many PALS as possible to take part."
National Registry is an important and valuable tool for researchers,
scientists and other specialists in the field. Help us help you!
Once you've signed the Registry, your local care services team would like to know! Please fill out this quick survey.
Vans for Sale
We can't guarantee to sell it, but we do provide another place besides craigslist to post a picture of your wheelchair accessible van. Or maybe you need a van? Click on the van for more info.
of speech generating devices are available. For more information please contact Anne Eichmeyer at 206-909-2131
Durable Medical Equipment Loans
Medical Equipment can be very expensive. So before you buy, check to
see if we have it! The Evergreen Chapter has equipment to loan FREE OF
CHARGE to ALS patients. To inquire about available equipment please
Anne Eichmeyer at
206-909-2131 for Seattle Metro, King County Region
Caryn Wise at 253-254-8909 for South Sound, Olympic Peninsula
Lisa Schoonover at 509-834-0433 for
Central WA and Montana.Toll free: 866-236-7442
Oliver Ross: 360-733-5222 for the North Sound Region and 888-943-3024 for Alaska
Nadean Watkins at 877-201-3610 for Eastern WA and Idaho
encourage everyone to be prepared in the event of an emergency. Our PALS
and families need to take specific precautions that will ensure calm
heads prevail if a disaster occurs. Please follow the links below to
webpages that spell out in detail every possible thing you can do to be
prepared. Evergreen Chapter Disaster Plan