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Youth Mentor Program

Are you seeking support and guidance to help you or your child navigate life with alopecia areata? If you are interested in being paired with a mentor or becoming a mentor, click below!

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Build Resilience

Learn more about common reactions your child may have to alopecia areata and get resources to help him or her have positive experiences at school and with friends.

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Find Support

There’s strength in numbers. NAAF’s national network of support groups and phone contacts offer another way to create a sense of community — no matter where you live.

Get Advice

Get tips and advice for women and men — like applying makeup, shaving your scalp and caring for synthetic and natural hairpieces — that have been found useful by people who have alopecia areata.


Alopecia Marketplace Homepage Section

Shop for products and accessories

Find eyelashes, eyebrows, hairpieces, scarves and hats to help cover bare patches or address total hair loss. You can also find supportive books written by others with alopecia areata here. When you shop the vendors in our Alopecia Areata Marketplace, just mention "NAAF" each time at checkout and they’ll donate 10% of your purchase to NAAF.

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What’s happening in your community

Wilmington, DE Support Meeting
Oct 18, 2019, 7:00PM PDT
Kentuckiana Alopecia Fall Picnic
Oct 19, 2019, 1:00PM PDT
Pittsburgh, PA Support Group Meeting
Oct 19, 2019, 2:00PM PDT
Nashville, TN Support Meeting
Oct 20, 2019, 2:00PM PDT
Denver, CO Kids & Family Support Meeting
Oct 20, 2019, 2:00PM PDT
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Claim Your Strength!

Join NAAF this September for the #ClaimYourStrength Challenge by channeling what makes you feel strong through pictures, videos, stories and music! We’re stronger together - so share your strength with friends and family, and support the progress we have made toward a treatment or cure!