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.

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Our Mission                       Information Video

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.

The ALS Society of BC has three principal objectives:

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

Charitable Tax Number: 10670 8985 RR0001

Our Services and Programs  

Current News

Date: March 30th, 2016

During the Month of April, Peoples Drug Mart will donate $1 for every bottle of Webber Naturals, Jamieson Natural Sources or biomedic vitamins or supplement sold to the ALS Society of B.C.

Peoples Drug Mart is the title sponsor for the Walks for ALS in B.C. & the Yukon.

Date: March 29th, 2016

HeathLinc Medical Supply partners Cam Fleming (L) and Robert Boscacci (R) dropped by the ALS Society of BC office to donate $7,500 to support patient services programs provided by the ALS Society of BC.

Date: March 14th, 2016

Sunday Aprill 10th

3:30PM

Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, SFU Woodward's

109 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC 

Special Guest: Dr. Andrew Eisen

In photo: Donald Miyazaki PGA of BC Executive Director; Darla Duczek, Shirley Postnikoff, Wendy Toyer and Bill Kelly, President of the PGA of BC
Date: October 15th, 2015

10 year grand totals

  • 90,943 HOLES PLAYED!
  • 8 HOLES IN ONE!!
  • $1,177,580 RAISED TO SUPPORT PEOPLE LIVING WITH ALS!