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Posted on April 11, 2018
READISCA is Recruiting for SCA Research

Participants in early or pre-symptomatic stages of SCA1 or SCA3 are needed for research in Spinocerebellar Ataxia. Read More…

Posted on March 2, 2018
NAF Rated 4-Stars by Charity Navigator for 5th Time in a Row

We’re excited to announce that NAF has received the top rating by Charity Navigator – the largest independent evaluator of charities – for the 5th time in a row! Why is that a big deal? Because only 9% of charities evaluated have received at least five consecutive 4-star ratings! The coveted 4-star rating means that Read More…


Apr 29, 2018 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Strike Out Ataxia

Unlimited bowling includes shoes, popcorn, & drinks $30 per person of $150 for a team of 6 All proceeds benefit the National Ataxia Foundation Register on the event website PROMO CODE for NAF Members is NAF2018 For more information visit the event Facebook page or call 863-608-2626 Read More…

May 04, 2018 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Abilities Expo – New York

For nearly 40 years, Abilities Expo has been the go-to source for the Community of people with disabilities, their families, seniors, veterans and healthcare professionals. Every event opens your eyes to new technologies, new possibilities, new solutions and new opportunities to change your life. Read More…

May 04, 2018 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
9th Annual Chuck n Duck Dodgeball Tournament

For more information about attending or supporting this event contact Andrew Haluska at Read More…

May 06, 2018 03:00 pm - 04:30 pm
Willamette Valley Ataxia Support Group Meeting – Portland Location

For more information contact Jason Wolfer at or 503-502-2633. Read More…

Member Stories

Ed Schwartz
Ed Schwartz

“My name is Ed Schwartz. I’m co – chairman of “The Western Pennsylvania Ataxia Support Group of the National Ataxia Foundation (NAF).
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Jonathan Zilles
Jonathan Zilles

“I’m Jonathan Zilles. I was diagnosed with Friedreich’s Ataxia when I was 11 years old. Life as a kid with
Friedreich’s was pretty normal, but I fell down a lot. My symptoms started early and included hand-eye coordination issues….” Read More…

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