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SF Lupus Support Mission

 

Our mission is to build a supportive community for you, your family and friends so you don't have to manage lupus alone. We are not exclusive and welcome anyone who needs lupus support in the San Francisco Bay Area.

ABOUT US

We're here to offer assistance through our support group meetings and guest speakers, our customized Lupus Education Day, and through information and resources learned and shared among members of our community. We also encourage our group to participate in events that help spread awareness and fundraise for lupus research. This includes participation in San Francisco fairs, activities involving our main chapter, The Lupus Foundation of Northern California as well as participating in The Alliance for Lupus Research Walk with Us to Cure Lupus and The Lupus Foundation of America Walk to Cure Lupus Now.

Contact us if you have any questions or comments.

 

Calendar

Events

MAY IS LUPUS AWARENESS MONTH!
Important Dates:
+ May 10 is World Lupus Day (image load sloow, scroll)
+ May 17 Put on Purple
+ May is Lupus Fact Fridays (Post Every Friday)
   --> Click Educational Shareables under Tools

What You Can Do
+ Attend our May support group meeting! :)
+ Donate to your favorite lupus charity
+ Go social media: Twitter, Instagram...
+ Start a fundraiser on Facebook
+ Change your profile and cover on Facebook
+ Sign up for a walk (Outrun Lupus 5K below)
+ Hold a lupus party at your office. school, home
+ Have your city, county, state proclaim
   May is Lupus Awareness Month

See: Tools from LFA | Tools from LFNC

MON MAY 6 | Sleep and Pain Lecture
Speaker: Kristine Watford, MD
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Stanford Outpatient Center
450 Broadway, Redwood City
Pavilion B, 2nd Fl, Conference Room B-2

Walk in. Adults only. Free

SAT MAY 18 | SF Lupus Support Meeting
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Western Addition Library, Community Room,
1550 Scott Street @ Geary

SUN MAY 19 | Classes for Confidence
Hosted by Patient Advocate, Christine Von Raesfeld
Class Times: 12:00 PM | 3:00 PM | 5:00 PM
Sephora, 2855 Stevens Creek Blvd, Santa Clara
Get a free ticket »

SAT JUN 8 | Outrun Lupus 5K
Hosted by Lupus Foundation of Norther California
Time 8:00 AM
Campbell Park
Campbell CA 95008
Walker $30 | Runner $40 | 12 & under $$15


File Cabinet

Resources

 

We added a lot of NEW! resources! Check them out!

What is Lupus?

Lupus and UV from Flourescent Lights and CFLs

Medical & Health Insurance Assistance

Clinical Trials

Lupus Research Organizations

Local Organizations & Programs NEW!

Global & Nationwide Lupus Organizations NEW!

More...

 

 

Click antidote above to learn more about their purpose.