If you're a person with ALS or you care for one, we're here to help. We'll connect you with the local resources you need, including equipment loans, grants to help with ALS-related expenses, and access to ALS clinics and clinical trials.
QUALITY OF LIFE REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM
Begining February 1, 2022
To apply for The ALS Association Central & Southern Ohio Chapter 2022 Quality of Life Reimbursement Grant, You must reside in the Chapter Territory (Please click here to view of the Chapter Territory Map), AND be registered with the Chapter, (To register please call 866.273.2572 or email: email@example.com).
If you meet the above listed criteria, you can download the Quality of Life Reimbursement Grant Application (link below), OR complete the application by contacting your Care Services Coordinator, or Carleen at the Chapter office: 866.273.2572, ext 110 OR firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will be notified by email or phone within 5 business days after your application has been received by the Chapter if you qualify for the Chapter Quality of Life Reimbursement Grant.
PLEASE DO NOT SEND RECEIPTS. Receipts can not be accepted until your grant application is approved.
RESOURCES FOR PEOPLE WITH ALS
COMMUNICATING WITH BARB
DIETARY GUIDELINES FOR ALS
GETTING NEW WHEELS
GUIDE FOR FAMILIES ON OBTAINING GOVERNMENT BENEFITS
PATIENT GUIDE TO DIAPHRAGM PACING
PROCESS FOR OBTAINING A COMMUNICATION DEVICE
POWER WHEELCHAIR TIPS
RESPIRATORY CARE FOR ALS
SOCIAL SECURITY RULES-ADDRESSING PRESUMPTIVE DISABILITY
THE OHIO BENEFIT BANK
CARE COORDINATOR SUPPORT
EDUCATION & EXCHANGE GROUPS
VIRTUAL E&E WEBINAR SLIDES
ESPECIALLY FOR KIDS & TEENS
EQUIPMENT LOAN PROGRAM
Jamie Brown was blindsided by a diagnosis that turned her world upside down. What she thought was an aggravated shoulder injury was a sign of ALS. Gradually, ALS diminished her ability to enjoy walking, gardening, and water aerobics. In this video, she shares her personal journey with ALS.
GRIEF AND LOSS RESOURCES
ACTIVITIES FOR GRIEFWORK
AFTER CAREGIVING: PICKING UP THE PIECES
BOOKS FOR CHILDREN
COPING WITH LIFE CHANGES
COUNT ON GRIEF
GRIEF AND BEREAVEMENT
NATURAL GRIEF RESPONSES
SHATTERING 8 MYTHS ABOUT GRIEF
THE GRIEVING PROCESS
THE MOURNER'S BILL OF RIGHTS
WHEN GRIEF DOESN'T GO AWAY