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Help Spread Awareness of Lupus

We can make lupus visible during Lupus Awareness Month by educating friends, family and others about lupus and it's affects. We've put together a few bits of information to get you started.

Lupus Awareness Month is a name to be taken literally: it's the month of May in which we all put extra effort into letting the world know about lupus. We take to our communities and to social media to let people know what lupus is, how it affects us and what we can do about it.

Below, you'll find sample posts, quick bits of information and catchy images to get help you spread the word. Let's make lupus visible.

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to share our message and maximize awareness!

Lupus Awareness Month Tools

Sample Social Media Posts

Telling your own story is one of the best ways to let your friends know about your connection to lupus. If you're looking for inspiration, start with one of these:


  • May is Lupus Awareness Month! Join me and Make Lupus Visible by taking action and visiting Learn more about this cruel and mysterious disease and find tools and resources to join the fight against lupus. 
  • Help advance the mission of the Heartland Chapter by making a donation during Lupus Awareness Month. We need your help to put an end to this cruel disease. 


  • DYK it takes 6 years to receive an accurate lupus diagnosis? Learn more about lupus during this #LupusAwarenessMonth #LAM21. 
  • You can help create a future without lupus. Learn more & Make Lupus Visible during #LupusAwarenessMonth #LAM21. 

Social Media Shareables

Use these graphics to share on your social media during the month of May to promote Lupus Awareness Month. 

Facebook Profile Picture Overlay

Sign into your Facebook account
Click on "Update Profile Picture"
Click on "Add Frame"
In the Search Bar type "Lupus Awareness Month" 
Select the Frame with the Sunglasses and Click "Use as Profile Picture"

Lupus Facts Shareables

Help us educate people about lupus! Share our lupus facts throughout the month of May on your social media pages.  

Lupus Facts 

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