Who We Are

Who is the AHCF?

A combination of the International Foundation for Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood (IFAHC), founded in 1993, and the Alternating Hemiplegia Foundation (AHF), founded in 1995. The AHCF is a non-profit, tax exempt organization run by parents of children with AHC.

Is the AHCF a volunteer organization?

The AHCF is run almost entirely by volunteers which allows us to keep our administrative costs to a minimum.

Are donations to the AHCF tax deductible?

Yes. As a charitable organization we are classified as a non-profit tax, exempt organization 501 (c) (3). Federal ID # is 38-3225425

Which doctors advise the AHCF?

The AHCF has a Medical Advisory Board consisting of physicians and other professionals who have experience with the disorder. Click here for the Medical Advisory Board roster.

Where can I get more information on the AHCF?

For additional information or questions about AHCF direct inquiries to ahcfoundation@ahckids.org