Her ALS Story Retreat

Her ALS Story Retreat

Meet Her ALS Story. In their own words: “We are a group of women diagnosed with ALS before our 35th birthdays. To challenge the stereotype that ALS is an older white man’s disease, we foster an open dialogue about our declining health in female-centric media...
AAC Awareness Month

AAC Awareness Month

Did you know that October is AAC Awareness Month?      Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) comes in various forms, including low-tech options, such as a writing tablet, and high-tech options, such as a Speech Generating Device (SGD).     This...
Communicating with Two Monitors

Communicating with Two Monitors

With several holidays approaching, interacting and communicating with friends and family is on many people’s mind. Stephen Cronin recently shared a useful alteration he has made to his communication device that can be a game changer for in person conversations during...
Surprise Adventure to the Oregon Coast

Surprise Adventure to the Oregon Coast

WATCH PAUL GET SURPRISED! Paul’s wife, Bobbi, surprised him with a dream trip to Lincoln City, Oregon, where they, along with their two sons, would be able to whale watch right from the balcony of their hotel room. Bobbi tells Team Gleason that Paul has been wanting...
Giving Back to Those Who Care

Giving Back to Those Who Care

Recently, Team Gleason joined together with the Edward Jones branch located in Anchorage, Alaska, to work on a special project for the ALS caregiving community. Ryan Kapp and Cassie Miller, financial advisers with Edward Jones, reached out to create a service project...
Giuseppe’s New Seat Elevator

Giuseppe’s New Seat Elevator

“Team Gleason has made an incredible difference in the life of our father and grandfather, Giuseppe. This chair gave him back a huge part of his independence, allowing him to move freely around the house. He greatly enjoys being able to lift his chair and look out his...