Arizona Support Groups

LFA support groups provide a warm and caring environment where people with lupus, their family members, caregivers, and loved ones can share their experiences, methods of coping and insights into living with a chronic illness.

West Phoenix Metro Support Group

The group is held at 2:30 PM (MST) on the last Sunday of every month at Ashbury Church, 1601 W. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85015. For more information, please contact Maria Videen, support group facilitator, at or by phone at (602) 575-7111.

Holiday Schedule:

November 23 (was the 30th) at 2:30 pm
December 20 (was the 27th) at 2:30 pm

East Phoenix Support Group

This group is held at 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM on the 3rd Saturday of each month at the Sports and Fitness Center for Persons with Disabilities (Spofit), 5031 E Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ 85034, on the second floor in the fitness room.  For more information and to RSVP please contact Toni Grimes, AZ Lupus Warriors support group facilitator at or (601) 299-0592.

Additional Support Groups are needed both in the valley and in other locations throughout Arizona.

If you would like more information about joining a Support Group, please contact Kris Hoagland at or call 202.510.8940