Familiares y Amigos de Enfermos de la Neurona Motora AC (FYADENMAC)

(Fyadenmac)

Full Member, Mexico

Region covered:

Mexico

Branches/chapters:

none

Date founded: June 1982

Contacts

  • Mr. Armando Nava Escobedo - President

Address:

Enrique Faman No 164-B,
Col Aviación Civil,
Mexico 15740 D.F.

Phone:

+52 5 115 1285

Fax:

+52 5 115 1286

Email:

pacientes@fyadenmac.org, administracion@fyadenmac.org

Website:

www.fyadenmac.org

Activities

Familiares y Amigos de Enfermos de la Neurona Motora AC (FYADENMAC) Activities

  • Publishing of information about ALS
  • Finance research in co-operation with neurosurgery hospital
  • Finance scholarships to students of neurology
  • Voluntary visits to patients; psychological help (patients and carers)
  • Provide equipment for a better care at home of the patient (chairs, respirators, aspirators, beds, etc)
  • Twice a year meetings with patients, relatives and the voluntary group

All these services are free for patients and relatives; the Association collects funds by auction sales and donations.