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Our Vision:

A World Without Ataxia.

Ensuring no one experiences Ataxia alone, until no one experiences Ataxia, period.

Our Mission

To accelerate the development of treatments and a cure while working to improve the lives of those living with Ataxia.

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National Ataxia Foundation

Clinical Trial Phases

Let’s chat about Clinical Trial Readiness with a focus on Ataxia. Clinical trials ensure that treatments are safe and effective before they gain approval for Read More…

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Mary M.

Most of my career I lived in Texas and worked as a secretary.  After I retired, I moved to Maryland to be closer to relatives.  I’m Read More…

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Norman Heryford

I have Ataxia and encephalitis; Spinocerebellar Atrophy (SCA) was “identified” from a MRI in 1990.   The SCA is an evolving situation, from stumbling, to walker, Read More…

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Sep 22, 2021 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm
VIRTUAL JHU Ataxia Carepartners Support Group Meeting

This is a support group meeting for caretakers of loved ones with ataxia.   For access information or more information contact: Donna DeLeno Neuworth, Ataxia Center Health Educator Johns Hopkins University, Department of Neurology Read More…

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Sep 23, 2021 06:00 pm - 07:30 pm
VIRTUAL Spouses and Partners of Loved Ones with Ataxia Support Group Meeting

6pm Eastern Time This new group is for spouses and partners without Ataxia who have a spouse or partner with Ataxia. This is our spot to learn from one another, vent, have fun, and discuss topics important to us! For meeting access information join our Facebook Group For additional information about the group contact Read More…

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Sep 24, 2021 01:00 pm - 02:30 pm
HYBRID Western North Carolina Ataxia Support Group Meeting

Come join our next Western North Carolina Ataxia Support Group meeting at 1:00 pm EST. Meeting Location:  Foster SDA Church, 375 Hendersonville Rd., Asherville, NC 28803 We hope to see you there! For access information contact Jodie Kawa at Phone #: 828-384-8414E | mail: Join our Facebook Group: Read More…

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Sep 24, 2021 02:00 pm - 03:30 pm
VIRTUAL Chicago Ataxia Support Group Meeting

Join us for our virtual meeting at 2pm Central Time! For the Zoom meeting access information contact Julia Pantoga at Phone #: 414-899-5195 | E-mail: Read More…

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