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...
I Have My Voice Back! | Erin W.

I Have My Voice Back! | Erin W.

“Thank you Team Gleason for helping me cover the copay for my Tobii TD Pilot with eye gaze! I was diagnosed with Bulbar ALS in April 2021. Within six months, I lost the ability to speak. I found other ways to communicate through my phone, but the weakening of my...
Global ALS/MND Awareness Day

Global ALS/MND Awareness Day

June 21st is Global ALS/MND Awareness Day.   In the U.S., every 90 minutes someone is diagnosed with ALS and every 90 minutes someone with ALS dies.   Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease and outside the US as Motor Neuron...