Friedrich’s Ataxia Research Alliance (FARA)

FARA’s Mission is to marshal and focus the resources and relationships needed to cure FA by raising funds for research, promoting public awareness, and aligning scientists, patients, clinicians, government agencies, pharmaceutical companies and other organizations dedicated to curing FA and related diseases.

Our Vision: A World Without Ataxia. Ensuring no one experiences Ataxia alone, until no one experiences Ataxia, period.
Our Mission: To accelerate the development of treatments and a cure while working to improve the lives of those living with Ataxia.



If you feel overwhelmed or are concerned about someone else and need to talk to someone here some resources:

Nebraska Helpline: 888.866.8660

Iowa Helpline: 855.800.1239