|ALS MNH Association: Don’t Just Live, Support Others to Live!|
Grantee: ALS MNH Association
Applicant: Alper Kaya
Purpose: Creating a home-care model for ALS patients
Location: Adana, Ankara, Antalya, Mersin
Grant Amount: 39,874 TL
Partner: Home Care Association, Neuroscience Nurses AssociationPeriod: 25 July 2015 – 1 June 2016
ALS patients, whose lives radically change after being discharged from the intensive care unit, start to live in the care of their relatives who are not informed about the intensive care conditions at home. This is a traumatic and despairing period both for the patients and the families.