ALS of Utica
Is always fatal & always cruel. No one should have to suffer alone! You can help make a difference!
ALS of Utica is dedicated to raising awareness and improving the quality of life of patients battling ALS in Oneida and Herkimer Counties. ALS of Utica was founded by Sherry DePerno in March of 2003 and is approved by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All of the board and committee members are volunteers and receive no money for their time and dedication. ALS of Utica is committed to providing patients and families a guide to: - Maneuver a diagnosis of ALS - To inspire them to believe that their life does not have to be over, just different than planned. - Assurances that technology and nutrition can help to live longer, fulfilling lives. - Provide skills by which families and friends can raise money for pALS - Along with knowing that no one will embark on this journey alone We are on hand to give emotional and financial support all while preserving the dignity of each patient. We serve Oneida and Herkimer counties in New York State.