Welcome to the Chicagoland Chapter!
Thank you for visiting the Chicagoland Chapter! We are here to build a local community of patients, family and friends, and help them connect and advocate for themselves and each other. Our hope for the future is to find a cure – Until then, we hope to bring a greater awareness to the community, and to help improve the quality of life of all those affected.
Volunteer Spotlight: Dave Lukas
Hear from your Chapter Director, Dave Lukas, about his journey with FSHD, how he got involved with the FSHD Society, and why he's hopeful for the future.
The Chicagoland Walk & Roll to Cure FSHD - Fall 2021!
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Upcoming Events › All Chapters
This is our monthly Zoom meeting on Wellness, held on the second Monday of each month at 5:00-6:00 pm ET (if Monday is a national holiday, the meeting will be held on Tuesday). Last month we all enjoyed a very informative and lively discussion about travel, dealing with air lines, hotels, and damaged power wheelchairs. By popular demand, we will continue on this topic and expand it to travel for people who are still walking as well as to local…Find out more »
9:00 PM ET | 8:00 PM CT | 7:00 PM MT | 6:00 PM PT Lori Brant Join host Tim Hollenback on YouTube on the 2nd Tuesday of every month. Call Tim at 414-375-2561 to share your thoughts, or post questions and comments in the YouTube comments section. You can also watch the recording on Facebook or access the podcast on most any streaming channel. "Our guest this month is Lori Brant, a life coach who lives with FSH muscular dystrophy.…Find out more »
Chicagoland Chapter Meeting Saturday, May 22nd, 10am – 12pm CT Via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89875341910?pwd=WklkazZHQ2djck9MY3FPdzJuWDluUT09 It’s been a while! Please join us for a “regroup” meeting of the Chicagoland Chapter. We will host this meeting virtually, with hopes to gather together in person again soon. This will be an informal meeting, so come as you are! We will provide some updates from the FSHD Society, and mostly we want to hear how YOU are doing! So please mark your calendars for Saturday,…Find out more »