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About Us

Mission

The ALS Society of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia is the life-affirming advocate for people and their families helping them navigate through a confusing and difficult disease with dignity and purpose.

Vision

People with ALS and their families living their best lives in the face of an ALS diagnosis.

Values

Advocacy

ALS NB & NS is a strong voice for ALS care, policies, research and personal empowerment. Those living with ALS are people first, patients second.

Knowledge

ALS NB & NS draws upon the competence, skills and knowledge of ALS experts, including researchers, healthcare providers and most importantly, ALS patients and families themselves.

Time

ALS NB & NS helps those living with ALS and their families make every moment matter.

Inclusion

ALS NB & NS encourages ALS patients and families to be integrated and connected.

Choice

ALS NB & NS empowers people living with ALS and their families to be powerful and independent decision makers for their own best life.

You are not alone

Staff Members

Kimberly Carter

President & CEO

Terri Cooper

ALS Champion NB & NS

Dianne Blanchard

ALS Champion- Support

Cecil Dixon

Medical Equipment Technician

Hilary Carter

Communications & Events Manager

Rhonda Abbott

Bookkeeper & Administration

Board of Directors

Aaron Dressler

Chair

Vice-Chair

Kim Batherson

Treasurer

Directors

Allison Banks

Scott Campbell

Dana Clements

Deanna Davis

Kevin Hannay

John Hawkes

Todd Holmes

Pauline Murray

Dr. Victor Rafuse

Stephanie Reidy

Trevor Romkey

Mary Elizabeth Stewart