Education and Advocacy Events

Feb. 13, 2017 2:30 pm—Nov. 30, 2017 3:30 pm

2017 Ask the Experts Teleconference Series

Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to provide you with important information about living with lupus. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from some of the world’s leading lupus experts from the comfort and privacy of your home.

May. 31, 2017 12:00 am—Oct. 30, 2017 11:30 pm

2017 Livestream Empowerment Educational Series

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our first ever Livestream Empowerment Educational Series. This is a series of monthly educational presentations through a livestream happening between the summer months of June-September. These presentations will provide individuals affected by lupus with methods for not only living, but also thriving. Livestreams of the presentations can be accessed by our Facebook page.

Sep. 18, 2017 11:00 am | Cedarwood Country Club

17th Annual Links for Lupus Golf Tournament

The inaugural Links for Lupus Golf Tournament commenced in September of 2000 on a green in Charlotte, North Carolina. Little Diversified Architectural Consulting (Little), has been our partner from inception, helping us raise more than more than a half million dollars for the LFANC. With these funds, the LFANC has helped advance the science and medicine of lupus to ultimately find a cure and improve the quality of life for all people affected by lupus.

Oct. 21, 2017 9:00 am

17th Annual NC Lupus Summit

Patients, caregivers, and the medical community are invited to join us for a day devoted to those affected by lupus. The Annual NC Lupus Summit is the largest educational conference on lupus in the state and provides a variety of discussions led by physicians and other experts dedicated to solving the cruel mystery of lupus.While lupus can be a moving target, this year's summit will help you aim your focus on targeting your health.

Recurring events

Third Saturday of each month | 1:00pm-2:30pm

Wayne County Support Group- Goldsboro

Second Tuesday of each month: 6:00 -7:00pm

Iredell County Support Group- Statesville

Second Tuesday of each month: 6:00 -7:30pm

Gaston County Support Group- Gastonia

First Tuesday of each month: 6:00 - 7:00pm

Buncombe County Support Group- Asheville

Second Thursday of each month | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Wake County Support Group- Raleigh

Third Saturday of each month | 11:00am-12:30pm

Surry County Support Group- Mt. Airy

Third Saturday of each month | 11:00pm - 12:30pm

New Hanover County Support Group- Wilmington

Second Thursday of each month | 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Mecklenburg County Support Group- North Charlotte

Second Wednesday of each month | 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Mecklenburg County Support Group- Central Charlotte

Third Wednesday of each month | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Guilford County Support Group- Greensboro

Fourth Sunday of each month | 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Forsyth County Support Group- Winston Salem

Second Wednesday of each month | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Durham County Support Group- Durham

Second Tuesday of each month | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Cumberland County Support Group- Fayetteville