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Young Adult Programs

We believe in the incredible talents and futures of young adults with neuromuscular diseases.

We are committed to supporting you, a young adult, with resources, programming, and community connection as you move through high school, higher education, employment and independent living. MDA's peer-led initiatives create solutions for you to exceed limits and unleash your fullest potential.

Explore Our Young Adult Resources

We can all use a little help sometimes. This collection of resources is helpful for young adults — covering everything from education and employment to independent living.

Register to Vote

As a young adult citizen, it is your duty to vote on issues that matter most to you. Make your voice count by registering to vote.

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Be an Advocate

MDA Advocates are committed to fighting for public policies and programs that support young adults like you. We need your help to ensure our nation’s policymakers understand what our community needs. Making an impact is easy at any age. Here’s how you can get involved!

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Continue to stay connected with MDA as you take charge of your own care. Update your information with us to receive the latest MDA news and events.

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You don't have to navigate your neuromuscular disease journey alone – we’re here to help. Contact us at