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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.

Patient Videos

Listen to a diverse group of alopecia areata community members sharing their life's highs and lows, and their advice to others who are also going through journeys not unlike their own.


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Supportive Resources

NAAF was established in 1981 with one clear goal; to offer support to individuals affected by alopecia areata. Though the mission has expanded over the past two decades, the importance of providing a substantial support program to people of all ages and interests has not diminished. NAAF's various support programs and resources offer different ways to create a sense of community amongst individuals with alopecia areata and their families.

NAAF’s Response to News of FDA-Approved Drug for Alopecia Areata

History was made as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Olumiant™ for alopecia areata, marking the first FDA-approved treatment for this disease.

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Education and Empowerment Webinar Series

We recognize the crucial need for the patient community to interact with medical professionals and experts with experience on topics specific to alopecia areata. We offer webinars on a variety of relevant topics presented by a diverse set of speakers that will empower and educate our community members wherever they are on their journey with alopecia areata.