Connect with our local chapter:
  • #LetsTalkAboutHD with Donna McCoy

  • #LetsTalkAboutHD with Kirsten Sandmire

  • THE MARKER: HDSA’S 2020 RESEARCH REPORT

    Updates on clinical trials, fellowships, conferences and the latest in HD research.

  • COVID-19 & HD RESOURCES

    We know the COVID-19 pandemic is a difficult time for all and may be particularly challenging for those living with or supporting someone with Huntington’s disease. HDSA is committed to sharing the latest updates and resources as we face this public health crisis together.

  • FREE TELEHEALTH COUNSELING

    Announcing free online therapy sessions for people affected by HD provided by HDSA & American Well®. HDSA-trained licensed social workers and psychologists will be available to HD families in all 50 states.

  • HDSA CAREGIVER WEBINARS

  • Brain Donation

    The following information about donating a brain for research was compiled by Cori Robin, LCSW, former social worker with the HDSA Center of Excellence at Rush Medical Center, Chicago,Illinois

  • PASS THE HD PARITY ACT

    We need your support to pass the HD Parity Act which will waive Medicare’s two-year waiting period for people with Huntington’s disease. It is time to take action because two years is too long!

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