Below is a list of online resources you may find helpful for learning about autoimmune diseases and the various treatments and support networks available.

American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association (AARDA)
The AARDA is the only national nonprofit health agency dedicated to bringing a national focus to autoimmunity, the major cause of serious chronic diseases, which affect approximately 50 million Americans.

Arthritis Foundation
The Arthritis Foundation is the only national nonprofit organization that supports the more than 100 types of arthritis and related conditions. Founded in 1948, with headquarters in Atlanta, the Arthritis Foundation has multiple service points located throughout the country. The Arthritis Foundation is the largest private, nonprofit contributor to arthritis research in the world.  

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Fred Hutchinson Center Research Center is one of Seattle Cancer Care Alliance’s three founding organizations. It has an international reputation for its leading-edge cancer research.

Lupus Foundation
Provider of support, information, and initiatives to learn more about lupus and how best to treat it.

National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society
The National MS Society is a collective of passionate individuals who want to move together toward a world free of multiple sclerosis.

Scleroderma Foundation
The Scleroderma Foundation provides information about all aspects of scleroderma.