Your Rights & Benefits

U.S.A. military veterans with A.L.S.

Department of Veterans Affairs

Disability Compensation for Presumptive Conditions

All Veterans who develop Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, at any time after separation from service may be eligible for compensation for that disability. To be eligible, the Veteran must have served a minimum of 90 consecutive days of active service.