Military veterans who are diagnosed with ALS are eligible for service-connected benefits.
Calling all Veterans
Benefits for veterans with ALS
While the causes of ALS remain unknown, demographic studies have shown that individuals with ALS who have served in the military are at higher risk of developing the disease. As a result of this finding, it has been determined that veterans with ALS are eligible for Veteran’s Disability Benefits.
For more information about this benefit and who is eligible, visit the ALS Association website at http://www.alsa.org/als-care/veterans/