Who We Are
Welcome to the Huntington's Disease Society of America's (HDSA) San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate. We are apart of HDSA's Pacific Region
. In California, the affiliate extends from Santa Rosa to Gilroy, including the city of San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose.
To improve the lives of everyone affected by Huntington's disease and their families.
A world free of Huntington's disease.
The Huntington's Disease Society of America (HDSA) is the premier nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of everyone affected by Huntington's disease. From community services and education to advocacy and research, HDSA is the world's leader in providing help for today, hope for tomorrow for people with Huntington's disease and their families. In the battle against Huntington's disease no one fights alone. At HDSA, family is everything.
HDSA Centers of Excellence in our area
The HDSA Centers of Excellence provide an elite multidisciplinary approach to Huntington's disease care and research. HDSA currently has 50 Centers of Excellence across the United States. Our region is fortunate to have these institutions as part of this outstanding program:
Stanford University (CA)
University of California, San Francisco (CA)
At these world-class facilities, patients benefit from expert neurologists, psychiatrists, therapists, counselors and other professionals who have deep experience working with families affected by HD and who work collaboratively to help families plan the best HD care program throughout the course of the disease.
For the exact address of each HDSA Center of Excellence, click here for our Locate Resources page