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We're Here For You

Whether you or your loved one just received a diagnosis of lupus or have been living with it for a long time—we are here to help you live better with lupus now and in the years ahead. No one fights alone!

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We Are Here To Help

Receiving the diagnosis of lupus can be a stressful or frightening moment for both the patient and the family.  It is important to realize that help is available and you are not alone. You can also fill out our online lupus navigator request form to have a lupus navigator contact you directly.

Subscribe to Take Charge

Life with lupus can be difficult at times. We created this series to introduce you to knowledge and skills that can help you better manage lupus and its every day challenges. Take Charge is a weekly education email series for people with lupus, including those recently diagnosed. Each week for 12 weeks, you'll get an email from with tips and resources that can empower you to take charge of your health.

Lupus Information Line

We are proud to offer a toll-free information line to support people living with lupus, their family, friends, and caregivers in the state of Florida. Our trained bilingual lupus navigators can answer questions and direct you to local resources. Call 1-855-905-8787 or fill out our online form.

Lupus and You: Answers, Advocacy & Action

Each year, the chapter sponsors empowering programs that feature local and national speakers knowledgeable in the diagnosis, treatment, and research efforts of Lupus and related disorders. Speakers include those living with lupus and in the specialty areas of rheumatology, psychiatry, nephrology, cardiology, and more. Plus, hear from other lupus warriors and caregivers!

National Resource Center on Lupus

A living collection of up-to-date resources and information on lupus. Learn about lupus from the experts. Doctors, scientists, health educators, and people with lupus work together to create our resources and programs. That means we have the trusted information you need to learn about lupus.

Support Groups

People with lupus often feel alone with their disease and the everyday struggles it brings to their lives. LFA support groups, moderated by trained facilitators, 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 this chronic illness.

Find a Doctor

We maintain a lists of lupus aware physicians. We do not offer referrals nor do we make recommendations. Our lists are provided as a convenience in finding physicians which are aware of the issues unique to those with Lupus.

Personal Stories

Stories from lupus warriors, caregivers, family and friends highlighting their courage and power. Personal stories help us find hope and remind us that no one fights lupus alone.

Lupus Connect

Lupus Connect provides individuals with lupus and their loved ones with the opportunity to engage with others like them to share experiences, find emotional support and discuss practical insights for coping with the daily challenges of the disease.

Helpful Resources

In addition to the support and services our chapter provides, we maintain a list of resources and other helpful organizations to support you and help you live better with lupus. Learn more about these helpful resources.