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Posted on October 30, 2017
2017 Research Drive

It’s time for the Annual Ataxia Research Drive! It is a pivotal time for Ataxia research. Help NAF fund the best science available. Read More…

Posted on October 30, 2017
2018 Annual Ataxia Conference Registration Open

Registration for 2018 AAC in Philadelphia, PA opens on Wednesday, November 29th. Join us to meet new friends, learn about the latest in Ataxia research, and share strategies for living with Ataxia. Read More…


Dec 13, 2017 11:30 am - 01:00 pm
Willamette Valley Ataxia Support Group Meeting – Albany Location

11:30am-1pm at Albany Hospital – 4th Floor Conference Room, 1046 6th Ave SW, Albany, OR 97321. For more information contact Jason Wolfer at or 503-502-2633. Read More…

Dec 16, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Twin Cities Ataxia Social Group

The Twin Cities Ataxia Support Group meets once a month. Family and friends of an afflicted individual are always welcome! We meet on the third Saturday of every month at 10:00am for 2 hours in a meeting room at Langton Place which is located on the south side of the road on County Road D Read More…

Dec 16, 2017 11:00 am - 01:00 pm
Nebraska Ataxia Support Group Meeting

11am-1pm at Creighton Prep High School, 7400 Western Ave, Omaha, NE. Guest speaker TBA. For more information contact Linda Snider at 402-212-3060 or Read More…

Dec 16, 2017 11:30 am - 02:30 pm
Western Washington Ataxia Support Group Holiday Party

Western Washington Ataxia Support Group Holiday Party at Madison Assisted Living Center, 12215 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. Please bring a potluck item. Beverages will be provided. For more information contact Sherry McLaughlin at 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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