Other Resources

MDA is committed to helping kids and adults with muscle-debilitating diseases live longer and grow stronger. We offer numerous services and resources in hometowns across America that provide care, support and guidance through every step of your journey.


Upon learning you've been diagnosed with a neuromuscular disorder, understanding where to begin once the diagnosis is confirmed can be challenging. But MDA is here to help.

Caregivers Resources

MDA honors family caregivers for their tireless support and dedication during National Family Caregivers Month in November and all year-round.

Educational Resources for Children

MDA offers support and information to assist parents of children with neuromuscular disease in preparing and advocating for the best education possible.

Emergency Resources

Following local weather emergencies, MDA actively tries to reach all individuals it serves who live in the affected areas to assess their well-being and offer assistance.

Other Resources

MDA has gathered an extensive list of related online resources, including government websites, to help assist you in locating assistance relating to education, careers, accessibility, transportation, medical benefits and much more.

Equipment Assistance

As neuromuscular diseases progress, MDA Care Center team members are prepared to recommend and prescribe various types of medical equipment that can increase independence and enhance quality of life.