Privacy Policy

This is the website of The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter,

Our postal address is:

The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter
321 Norristown Road, Suite 260
Ambler, PA 19002

You can contact us via email at or by phone at (215) 643-5434.

We provide this notice to explain our online information practices. By visiting our site at , you are accepting the practices described in this privacy notice.

Privacy Policy Statement

The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter is committed to protecting the privacy of its users. Information gathered by The ALS Association is used to monitor the effectiveness of our site and respond to your questions and requests.

Aggregate Information

When you visit our website, our server automatically logs (records) domain name and standard anonymous information about the operating system and web browser you are using, as provided by your web browser. This automatically collected information is used for statistical purposes to help us manage our site and better serve the community, but it does not identify you in any way.

Identifiable Information


The ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter respects the privacy of its financial supporters. The Chapter does not rent or exchange its donor list with any other organization.

Patient & Family Information

  • Patient and family information, including, but not limited to, name, address, age and telephone number, is confidential and will only be shared with ALS Association affiliate entities with written permission from a patient or their designee. Under no circumstances will The ALS Association provide information to outside entities, except where required by law and then only after providing notice to the patient and/or designee. The ALS Association will, upon request of a patient or their designee or caretaker, serve as an intermediary between patients and outside entities where deemed appropriate.
  • The ALS Association may provide to government agencies and outside entities aggregate data on ALS including incidence and prevalence and number of patients served by The ALS Association.

Data Security Statement

The security of your personal information is very important to us and we are committed to protecting the information we collect. uses firewalls and has security measures in place at its physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our website. This includes the use of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) for processing contributions securely. SSL is the proven standard for secure web messaging transactions.

The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter reserves the right to change this policy at any time. Our privacy policy will be kept up-to-date and clearly posted on our website.