Support & Awareness Programs

NAAF support and awareness programs and events, some of which also have a fundraising component, educate our communities about alopecia areata and help the National Alopecia Areata Foundation (NAAF) continue to fund legislative advocacy and groundbreaking research that will one day end this disease.

#ShareYourSuperPower! #ShareYourPassion!

In celebration of Alopecia Areata Awareness Month, we’re inviting YOU to join us for our first ever Super Power Challenge ! What is the Super Power Challenge? The Super Power Challenge is a month-long fundraising and awareness competition. For the entire month of September, NAAF will be leveraging the superhuman support of heroes like you to increase awareness of alopecia areata and raise $150,...Read more

Annual Alopecia Areata Conference

Bringing the Heat to the 2018 NAAF Conference! How hot was it in Scottsdale, Arizona, during the NAAF conference? Day 1, Thursday, June 28 saw thermometers bubble at 106 degrees. If you stepped outside the air-conditioned confines of the Hyatt Regency it felt like the sun’s blaze, along with a few dozen heat lamps, was focused solely on you. And yet, that was nothing compared to the heat being...Read more

September is Alopecia Areata Awareness Month

Raising awareness knows no boundaries. Even the smallest efforts matter. WHAT? A one-month celebration to increase public awareness of alopecia areata in local communities across the nation. Help bring attention and understanding to alopecia areata and the need for an acceptable treatment. WHEN? Every month of September until there is a cure for alopecia areata. WHY? Increase public awareness of...Read more