Amyothophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of British Columbia

ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease) is a progressive neuromuscular disease in which nerve cells die and leave voluntary muscles paralyzed.

Every day two or three Canadians die of the disease.

Learn More About ALS

Donate Today
Ask Dr. Eisen
ALSBC Events
ALS Research

For care and to support a cure for ALS

Printer-friendly version


The ALS Society of BC is dedicated to providing direct support to ALS patients, along with their families, and caregivers, to ensure the best quality of life possible while living with ALS.  Through assisting research, we are committed to find the cause of, and cure for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).

The ALS Society of BC has three principal objectives:

  • To provide direct support to patients, their families, and caregivers.  This includes an equipment loan program.
  • To  raise funds for patient services & research, and
  • To increase public awareness and understanding of ALS

Charitable Registration Number:  10670 8985 RR0001       

2013 Annual Report


Current News

Date: January 20th, 2015

Alpha Rho Master, a Langley chapter of Beta Sigma Phi International, raised $1,388.85 for ALS Patient Care by hosting a 'Good Stuff Auction' at the home of Sheila and Al French.

Making the presentation to Dave Walman, member ALS Society of BC Patient Services Committee,  at Cloverdale Library were Maureen Bush, Sheila French (chairperson) and Judy Browne.

Date: January 7th, 2015

Win a trip for 2 to any destination West Jet Flies

Only 1,000 tickets printed

$20 per ticket

Valid until April 7, 2016. Draw will take place on Tuesday, April 7, 2015.

Some restrictions may apply.

Date: December 23rd, 2014

NOTICE IS GIVEN that the Annual Meeting of the members of the ALS Society of British Columbia (the “Society”) will be held  on Tuesday April 7th 2015 at 5:30PM at Seymour Golf & Country Club, 3723 Mount Seymour Parkway, North Vancouver BC.


• Receive the Financial Statements of the Society and the Auditor’s report for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014;

Upcoming Events