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Wisconsin Chapter Sponsored ALS Support Group Information

Milwaukee Area ALS Support Group:

Provides information and support for individuals with ALS, their family, friends and caregivers. 

Facilitator:  Megan Kilps, MSW
For more information contact the Chapter Patient Services Line:  (414) 817-1541 or email

Date:  Second Saturday of each month  (August and December groups are held at different location)Time:  11am-1pm (light refreshments)
Where:  Froedtert Memorial Hospital
, Conference NT2009
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue,
Parking:  Use parking structure off of Wisconsin Avenue on 92nd Street
Disabled Parking available

  **NOTE**  The support group will now be meeting in a new room location within Froedtert.  We will now be meeting in room  NT2009.  This room is located on the main floor of Froedtert West--- From the parking structure entrance,head straight past the information/lobby and chapel area  and the outside courtyard area.  You will see an overhead sign "Conference Room"---the conference room NT2209 will be on your right hand side past a small waiting area. 


Milwaukee Area ALS Caregiver Support Group

This is a special time for individuals in a caregiving role; full-time, part-time or even long distance,to meet, share with and learn from others who understand.  The group meets over dinner in an informal setting which gives everyone a chance to relax and share.  If you haven’t come to a group before and would like more information or have questions, please call our Patient Services line at 414-817-1541 or email

Date:  Fourth Thursday of each Month (No meeting in December)
Time:  7pm 

Where:  This group meets at a different restaurant or location each month.  Click here for a list of locations.  They are available in the Chapter newsletter, on the website and provided at each meeting.  Emails are also sent out prior to each group for individuals to RSVP.  If you would like to be included on the caregiver group email list please send an email to: 


Fox Valley Area ALS Support Group

Provides information and support for individuals with ALS, their family, friends and caregivers. 

For more information contact the Chapter Patient Services Line at (414)817-1541 or Diane Fergot MSW, Support Group Facilitator at (920)231-6809 or

Date:  Third Tuesday of each month (No meeting in January)
Time:  6:30pm-8:00pm
(light refreshments)
Where:  All Saints Lutheran Church
Highway 21, one mile West of Highway 41 in
Parking:  General parking in lot   Disabled parking spaces available


Northwestern WI (Chippewa Falls)
ALS Support Group

Northwest Wisconsin ALS Support Group
Date: Second Thursday of every month, 3 pm - 5 pm
Place: Chippewa Valley Bible Church
           531 E. South Ave  Chippewa Falls, WI

Contact Deb at 715-271-7257 or email


Duluth-Superior Area ALS Support Group

Date:  Fourth Tuesday of every month from 1 – 2:30pm

Place:   First Street Clinic
            420 East 1st Street
            Aurora Room: 3rd Floor
Parking ramp is on 1st Street on the West side of the building.  Skywalk to building is on 2nd level.

Next meeting is Tuesday, January 26 
For questions or to RSVP call 1-888-672-0484 or email





The ALS Association Wisconsin Chapter
3333 N. Mayfair Road, Suite #213
Wauwatosa, WI 53222

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