September is Alopecia Areata Awareness Month! Anyone can be a superhero for alopecia—so put your cape on and do something about alopecia!


Our calendar of events keeps our supporters informed of virtual and in-person support group meetings, webinars, fundraisers, walk-a-thons and more! We are happy to list your meeting, walk-a-thon, fundraiser, etc. The possibilities are endless. If you can think of it, you can do it. We are here to help you make your specific event a success. Let us know what we can do for you, be it providing you with materials to disperse, targeting a specific demographic for a mailing, or notifying the NAAF community on your upcoming event.

Send your event details to us at to be included on the calendar. If you know of other events that would be of direct interest to NAAF supporters, please let us know about them as well.

NOTE: The National Alopecia Areata Foundation’s Support Group and Telephone Support Contact information on this and any other NAAF page, is intended for people with alopecia areata and their loved ones to easily find services in their area. Contacting individuals on this list directly to engage in commercial activities of any kind is strictly prohibited.

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Alopecia Areata Awareness Month

Virtual Event

Friday, September 1 – Saturday, September 30, 2023

This is a month-long recognition and celebration of all those affected by alopecia areata. For the entire month of September, the NAAF community spreads empowerment and increases awareness! 

There are several ways you can join in, raise funds and spread awareness while having fun.

San Francisco, California

Saturday, September 30, 2023 | 9:00 AM, PDT

On Saturday, September 30th, 2023, we will rally coast to coast to raise funds, support our community, educate the public and empower people living with alopecia areata everywhere. This year we will host one Walk site in San Francisco, CA at Lake Merced, honoring the community where NAAF was established more than four decades ago. Simultaneously, do it yourself “Walk Where You Are” teams will step-off in communities all over the country providing an opportunity for anyone, anywhere to do something about alopecia areata. 

Togetheron one daylet’s shine the brightest light on alopecia areata, raise funds and help the world understand that it is not just hairLet’s Walk For Alopecia