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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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Advocate for Change

Meet with your elected officials as a Legislative Liaison, or researchers as a Health and Research Ambassador. Guide your destiny, and have fun while doing it. We’ll show you how!

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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.


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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

Huntersville, NC Support Group Meeting
Feb 29, 2020, 1:00PM EST
Minneapolis, MN Support Meeting
Mar 01, 2020, 2:00PM PST
Boston, MA Support Meeting
Mar 02, 2020, 7:00PM PST
Stanford, CA Support Meeting
Mar 07, 2020, 10:00AM PST
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You Claimed Your Strength!

In just one month, this community of 149 supporters helped raise over $139,700 to combat the forces of alopecia areata that try to bring us down — a feat made possible by each and every special Super Human Strength shared to celebrate Alopecia Areata Awareness Month.