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National Ataxia Foundation

Contact Information

Sue Hagen
2600 Fernbrook Lane, Suite 119
Minneapolis, MN 55447

763-553-0020 (Voice),
763-553-0167 (FAX),

Internet Resources


The National Ataxia Foundation (NAF) is a non-profit organization established in 1957. The Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of persons affected by ataxia through support, education and research. The Foundation supports research in dominant, recessive and sporadic ataxia. In addition, the Foundation has developed an extensive library of NAF brochures, fact sheets, books, and other educational material relating to ataxia. Also available to its members is a quarterly newsletter called "Generations," which provides the latest information on ataxia research, articles on living with ataxia, and personal accounts of ataxia families throughout the United States. For more information, visit NAF's web site at:


NAF distributes information pamphlets on hereditary and sporadic ataxia, ataxia telangiectasia, Friedreich's ataxia, genetic testing and other practical information related to ataxia. Serial publication: Generations (newsletter), quarterly--news and features.


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Updated contact info and Details--MP


Date Entered: 5/1/1998
Date Edited: 3/19/2013
Date Revised: 3/13/2012
Health Referral Number: HR0496
Accession Number: DP91A0301

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