Our website is intended to offer comprehensive information about ALS/MND, about the ALS Society of Manitoba, information for people with ALS/MND and their caregivers, health care professionals, donors, media, and the general public. It is our hope that this site be a source of meaningful information, a site that connects people both from within and outside the ALS/MND community and a site that users visit regularly. Be sure to let us know if there is a way to improve this site, and make it more user friendly. We want to know! Call us at: (204) 831-1510 or e-mail: HOPE@alsmb.ca
Webinars and Education
LAST FREE WEBINAR: The impact of an ice bucket: How Canadians’ generosity from the Ice Bucket Challenge is making a difference. February 28, 2018 at 11 a.m. CST. Presented by Dr. David Taylor, VP, Research at ALS Canad. Learn about how funds from the Ice Bucket Challenge were invested in Canada and what the expected impact will be for ALS research.
The ALS Treatment Pipeline. November 30, 2017, 3:00 p.m.– 4:00 p.m. CST. A webinar by Neurologists for Canadians affected by ALS. Presented by the Canadian ALS Research Network. Sponsored by the ALS Canada Research Program.
2018 Manitoba Caregiver Recognition Day
April 3, 2018. On the first Tuesday of April, Manitobans come together to recognize family members, friends, neighbours, and other significant people who take on a caring role to support someone with a diminishing physical ability, a debilitating cognitive condition or a chronic life-limiting illness. Known as Manitoba Caregiver Recognition Day, this special day encourages to pay tribute and recognize the valuable contribution of family caregivers to our lives and our community as a whole. Click here to read more.