The Lupus Foundation of America, Indiana Chapter is part of a national force devoted to solving the cruel mystery of lupus while providing caring support to those who suffer from its brutal impact. If you join the fight, we will not have to concede victory to this terrible disease. With your support and involvement, we will be able to solve the cruel mystery of lupus in our lifetime and end its devastating impact on millions of lives.
We couldn't exist without the help of all of our wonderful volunteers! So help us by nominating someone who you think is deserving of the 2018 Volunteer of the Year honor. Nominations due by Friday, March 1.Submit Nomination
In 2017-18, you helped us hit our goal of more than 500 Indiana lupus license plates! Because of YOU, the lupus license plate will remain in print through 2022! Thank you for helping us spread lupus awareness.Learn More
Our Indiana lupus community is vibrant and strong. Click on the arrow to meet some of our amazing lupus warriors in our #IAMLUPUS PSA.
On average, it takes nearly six years for people with lupus to be diagnosed, from the time they first notice their lupus symptoms.
The Lupus Foundation of America estimates that 1.5 million Americans, and at least five million people worldwide, have a form of lupus
Lupus strikes mostly women of childbearing age. However, men, children, and teenagers develop lupus, too. Most people with lupus develop the disease between the ages of 15-44.