Community Events

Our calendar of events keeps our supporters informed of support group meetings, fundraisers, walk-a-thons and more! We are happy to list your meeting, walk-a-thon, Tortoise & Hair run/walk, Links for Locks golf tournament, bowl-a-thon, 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. If you are just getting started and don't know what kind of event to host, please contact Laura Ralph at 415.472.3780 or via email at

NOTE: The National Alopecia Areata Foundation’s Support Group and Telephone Support Contact information is provided solely for personal use. It is intended for people with alopecia areata and their loved ones to easily find services in their area. This list, or any part of this list, may not be downloaded, republished, or duplicated in whole or in part for commercial purposes. Additionally, contacting individuals on this list directly to engage in commercial activities of any kind, is strictly prohibited. 


Team Up with the Tampa Bay Lightning

Oct 28, 2017, 7:00PM EDT
NAAF Night October 28, 7 p.m. Tickets only $18!Read more

Minneapolis Alopecia Areata Support Group

Nov 05, 2017, 2:00PM CST
Our next support group meeting is Sunday, November 5th, 2-4pm at the Augsburg Park Library, 7100 Nicollet Ave, Richfield MN 55423. Guest speaker: Alissa Kaasa Alissa Kaasa is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Work (LICSW) therapist and founding partner at Poplar Grove Counseling, PLLP in Minneapolis. Alissa specializes in ambiguous grief which happens when losses aren't understood by others and don't involve closure. During the meeting she'll talk about the grief that comes from having a chronic illness and how to cope with the ongoing ambiguity.Read more

Tarpon Springs, FL Support Group Meeting

Nov 11, 2017, 12:00PM EST
I HAVE a lot to share with you and LOVE when we get together as a group!!!! I have spoken to many of you individually but really enjoy the group interaction and meeting of the minds! PLEASE RSVP by email or call meRead more

El Paso, TX Alopecia Areata Support Group Meeting

Nov 20, 2017, 7:00PM PST
Support Meeting Monday, November 20, 2017 7:00pm Location: St. Mark’s Catholic Church St. Andrew Room 11700 Pebble Hills Blvd. El Paso, TX 79936Read more

Clinton Township, MI Alopecia Areata Support Group

Nov 30, 2017, 6:30PM CST
Support Meeting Thursday, November 30, 2017 6:30-8:30 pm Clinton Macomb Public Library 40900 Romeo Plank Road Brennan Meeting Room Clinton Township, MI 48038 RSVP Required: Stephanie Booza – sbooza814@hotmail.comRead more

Stanford, CA Alopecia Areata Support Group Meeting

Dec 02, 2017, 10:00AM PST
Guest Speaker: Jeanne Kane, MA Ms. Kane works for Stanford's Hospital Educational Advocacy Liaisons (HEAL) program. She is the program's supervisor and education specialist. Ms. Kane has 20 years of experience working with children who have medical needs (some with alopecia areata) that impact their participation in regular school or life experiences. We are also thankful to have Stanford dermatologist, Dr. Shehla Admani, present to answer medical questions. During the meeting, children are welcome to play games and do arts and crafts in a separate room. They will be cared for by a Stanford...Read more

North Houston, TX Support Meeting

Dec 06, 2017, 6:30PM PST
North Houston, TX Support Meeting! Wednesday, December 6, 2017 6:30-8:00 PM Location: The Woodlands United Methodist Church 2200 Lake Woodlands Dr, Room D207 The Woodlands, TX 77380Read more

El Paso, TX Alopecia Areata Support Group Meeting

Dec 18, 2017, 7:00PM PST
Support Meeting Monday, December 18, 2017 7:00pm Location: St. Mark’s Catholic Church St. Andrew Room 11700 Pebble Hills Blvd. El Paso, TX 79936Read more