PATIENT RESOURCES

 


Stroke

 

 
American Heart Association
National Center
7272 Greenville Avenue
Dallas, TX 75231
1-800-AHA-USA-1
www.americanheart.org  
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AHA – Fresno Division  
7425 N. Palm Bluffs Ave., Suite 100
Fresno, CA 93711
559-435-5246  phone
 559-435-5286  fax
 
American Stroke Association
National Center
7272 Greenville Avenue
Dallas, TX 75231
1-888-4-STROKE
www.strokeassociation.org
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Epilepsy

 

 
Epilepsy Foundation of America
8301 Professional Place
Landover, MD 20785
800-332-1000
www.epilepsyfoundation.org  
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Northern California Chapter
5700 Stoneridge Mall Road #295
Pleasanton, CA 94588-2852
800-632-3532
 
Greater Los Angeles Chapter
5777 West Century Boulevard #820
Los Angeles, CA 90045-9007
800-564-0445


 

Neuromuscular

 

Muscular Dystrophy Association
National Headquarters
3300 E. Sunrise Drive
Tucson, AZ 85718
1-800-572-1717
www.mda.org
MDA – Fresno Division
1943 North Gateway Boulevard #101
Fresno, CA 93727
559-453-9822 phone
559-453-9829 fax
 
ALS Association
National Office
27001 Agoura Road, Suite 250
Calabasas Hills, CA 91301-5104
818-880-9007 phone
818-880-9006 fax
www.alsa.org 
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ALS - Greater Bay Area Chapter
565 Commercial Street, 2nd floor

San Francisco, CA 94111
800-209-0433 phone
415-904-2573 fax
fightals@alsabayarea.org
 
ALS - Greater Sacramento Chapter
2717 Cottage Way, Suite 8
Sacramento, CA 95825
916-979-9265 phone
916-979-9271 fax
lou@alssac.org
                            
 
ALS – Greater Los Angeles Chapter
P.O. Box 565
Agoura Hills, CA 91376
818-865-8067 phone
818-865-8066 fax
info@alsala.org
 
Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America
355 Lexington Ave. 15th floor
New York, NY  10017
800-541-5454 phone
212-370-9047 fax
www.myasthenia.org
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Neuropathy Action Foundation
445 N. Rossmore Avenue #302
Los Angeles, CA 90004
(877) 512-7262
www.neuropathyaction.org
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Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation
1761 2nd Avenue, Suite 103
New York, NY 10128
(877) 463-1287
www.hnf-cure.org
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Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy
485 Half Day Road, Suite 200
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
877-883-9942 phone
847-883-9960 fax
www.foundationforpn.org
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The Myositis Association
1233 20th Street, NW, #402
Washington, DC 20036
800-821-7356 phone
202-466-8940 fax
www.myositis.org/template/index.cfm
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Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation
3031 Stanford Ranch Road, Suite 2332
Rocklin, CA 95765
86-MYOTONIC
www.myotonic.com/go/mdf
 
International Myotonic Dystrophy Organization
PO Box 1121
Sunland, CA 91041
(866) 679-7954
www.myotonicdystrophy.com
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GBS/CIDP Foundation International
The Holly Building
104 ½ Forrest Avenue
Narbeth, PA 19072
866-224-3301 phone
610-667-7036 fax
www.gbs-cidp.org


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Multiple Sclerosis  
Multiple Sclerosis Society
Northern California Chapter                        
1700 Owens Street, Suite 190                               
San Francisco, CA 95834                                      
800-344-4867 
www.nationalmssociety.org    
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Southern California Chapter
2440 South Sepulveda Boulevard, Suite 115
Los Angeles, CA 90064
310-479-4456 phone
310-479-4436 fax
ms@cal.nmss.org


 

Alzheimer's/Dementia

 

 
Alzheimer’s Association                                         
National Office                                                          
225 North Michigan Avenue, Fl. 17            
Chicago, IL 60601-7633                                                                     
312-335-8700 phone                                                                       
866-699-1246 fax  
www.alz.org   
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California Chapters
800-272-3900
Chapter Headquarters – Northern California
1060 La Avenida 
Mountain View, CA 94043 
(650) 962-8111

 
Movement Disorders  
American Parkinson Disease Association           
National Office
135 Parkinson Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10305
800-223-2732 phone 
718-981-4399 fax
www.apdaparkinson.org
 
West Coast Office
10850 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 730
Los Angeles, CA 90024-4319
800-908-2732 phone
310-474-0292 fax
apdawc@earthlink.net
 
National Parkinson Foundation                              
1501 N. W. 9th Avenue /Bob Hope Road 
Miami, FL  33136                                                    
800-327-4545 phone
305-243-6824 fax
www.parkinson.org
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Parkinson Association of Northern California
Sacramento, CA 95825
916-489-0226
 
National Tourette Syndrome Association             
42-40 Bell Boulevard                                               
Bayside, NY 11361-2820                                       
718-224-2999 phone 
718-279-9596 fax
www.tsa-usa.org     

Northern California Chapter  
831-426-5648    
kinikiasch@cruzio.com    

Southern California Chapter  
866-478-1935                                        
bcourdy@ca.rr.com


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General


 
Brain Injury Association of America
1608 Spring Hill Road, Suite 110
Vienna, VA 22182
703-761-0750 phone
703-761-0755 fax
www.biausa.org
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National Institute of Neurological
Disorders and Stroke

PO Box 5801
Bethesda, MD 20824
(800) 352-9424
www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/inclusion_ body_myositis/inclusion_body_myositis.htm
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