MDA is leading the fight to free individuals - and the families who love them - from the harm of muscular dystrophy, ALS and related muscle debilitating diseases that take away physical strength, independence and life. We use our collective strength to help kids and adults live longer and grow stronger by finding research breakthroughs across diseases; caring for individuals from day one; and empowering families with services and support in hometowns across America.
MDA is leading the fight to free individuals - and the families who love them - from the harm of muscular dystrophy, ALS and related muscle debilitating diseases that take away physical strength, independence and life. The Association also provides comprehensive health care and support services, advocacy and education. Locally MDA provides free clinic visits, support groups, offers $500 in repairs to durable medical equipment for each registered person per year, provides reimbursment for flu shots and offers a week long summer camp for kids 6-17 held in Cozad, NE.
"MDA Omaha allows patients to feel safe and able to be the best we can be! MDA has given families relief from the stress of dealing with helping their ill loved ones! It is a hopeful, happy place to be! Hope and humor and amazing medical help combine to bring smiles to MDA Omaha!" - Marie R.