The ALS Association's mission is to lead the fight to cure and treat ALS through global, cutting-edge research, and to empower people with Lou Gehrig's Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.
The Alzheimer's Association aims to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
The Southeast Florida Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association provides support and educational services to over 200,000 Floridian Alzheimer's patients, families, and caregivers in Broward, Miami-Dade, Martin, Monroe, Palm Beach, St. Lucie, and Okeechobee counties.
The American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) is the medical specialty society representing physicians practicing in the field of Pain Medicine. As a medical specialty society, the Academy is involved in education, training, advocacy, and research in the specialty of Pain Medicine.
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) is the leader in setting standards and promoting excellence in sleep medicine health care, education and research.
The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) exists to eliminate brain tumors through research and to meet the needs of brain tumor patients and their families.
The American Chronic Pain Association facilitates peer support and education for individuals with chronic pain and their families so that these individuals may live more fully in spite of their pain, and raises awareness among the health care community, policy makers, and the public at large about issues of living with chronic pain.
The mission of the American Diabetes Association is to prevent and cure diabetes, to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes, and to lead the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fight for those affected by diabetes.
The American Epilepsy Society is one of the oldest neurological professional organizations in this country. The Society seeks to promote interdisciplinary communications, scientific investigation and exchange of clinical information about epilepsy.
The American Lyme Disease Foundation, Inc. is dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease and other tick-borne infections. The Foundation plays a key role in providing reliable and scientifically accurate information to the public, medical community and government agencies about tick-borne diseases and their effects on human health and quality of life.
The American Pain Society is a multidisciplinary community that brings together a diverse group of scientists, clinicians and other professionals to increase the knowledge of pain and transform public policy and clinical practice to reduce pain-related suffering.
The American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc. was founded in 1961 to "ease the burden and find a cure" for Parkinson's disease. Headquartered in New York, the organization focuses its energies on research, patient support, education and raising public awareness of the disease.
American RSDHope's mission is to provide hope, help, information, and comfort to patients with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome (RSDS/CRPS) and their loved ones.
The American Stroke Association is a division of the American Heart Association that focuses on reducing risk, disability and death from stroke through research, education, fund raising and advocacy.
The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is the leading national organization serving and representing individuals, families and professionals who are touched by a life-altering, often devastating, traumatic brain injury (TBI).
BrainAndSpinalCord.org's mission is to be the most reliable, timely and complete resource on the internet for Closed Head Injury and other debilitating diseases. These injuries can be devastating, causing physical and emotional distress.
The Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Foundation consists of members who are concerned about the complexity of issues surrounding this fatal brain disease. Our mission is to support families and loved ones touched by CJD.
The Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to serving all people with dystonia and their families.
The mission of The Facial Pain Association (formerly The Trigeminal Neuralgia Association) is to serve as an advocate for patients living with neuropathic facial pain, including trigeminal neuralgia, by providing information, encouraging research and offering support.
The GBS/CIDP Foundation International focuses on providing information and support for patients, family members, and healthcare professionals working with or impacted by Guillain-Barre Syndrome and/or Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy.
The mission of the International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) is to provide global educational information, services and support to those affected by ET, and to health care providers, while promoting and funding ET research.
The Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness of the Lewy body dementias (LBD), supporting patients, their families and caregivers, and promoting scientific advances. The Association's purposes are charitable, educational, and scientific.
The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to enrich the quality of life for everyone affected by multiple sclerosis(MS). Our wide array of programs brings ongoing support and direct services to people with MS and their families throughout the United States.
The Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA) is the only national volunteer health agency dedicated solely to the fight against myasthenia gravis.
The National Aphasia Association (NAA) is a nonprofit organization that promotes public education, research, rehabilitation and support services to assist people with aphasia and their families.
National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) is a leader in the brain tumor community, bringing together the best of research and patient services to be a comprehensive resource for patients, families, caregivers, researchers, and medical professionals.
The National Headache Foundation exists to enhance the healthcare of headache sufferers. It is a source of help to sufferers' families, physicians who treat headache sufferers, allied healthcare professionals and to the public.
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is a collective of passionate individuals who want to do something about MS now - to move together toward a world free of multiple sclerosis. MS stops people from moving. We exist to make sure it doesn't.
The mission of the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) is to improve the quality of care for people with Parkinson's disease through research, education and outreach.
The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to improving public health and safety by achieving understanding of sleep and sleep disorders, and by supporting sleep-related education, research, and advocacy.
National Stroke Association is the only national organization in the United States that focuses 100% of its efforts on stroke. National Stroke Association achieves its mission to lower the incidence and impact of stroke by developing compelling community outreach programs, calling for continued improvement in the quality of stroke patient care, and educating both healthcare professionals and the general public about stroke.
The Neuropathy Association is the leading national non-profit organization serving the peripheral neuropathy community. We provide support and education, advocate for patients' interests, and promote research into the causes of and cures for peripheral neuropathy.
The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF) is working for the nearly one million people in the US who live with Parkinson’s disease (PD) by funding promising research to find the causes of and a cure for PD while supporting people with Parkinson’s, their families and caregivers through educational programs and support services.
TraumaticBrainInjury.com's mission is to be the leading internet resource for education, advocacy, research and suport for brain injury surviviors, their families, and medical and rehabilitation professionals.