Australia Alopecia Areata Foundation Inc.
ABN 14 104 820 346 Charity Registration No: A0057033E
Founded in 2010, Australia Alopecia Areata Foundation Inc. (AAAF), is established to be the national Australia body supporting research to find a cure or acceptable treatment for all forms of Alopecia Areata, support those with the disease and their families, and inform the public about all forms of Alopecia Areata.The AAAF Committee consists of a group of dedicated individuals who work full-time or have their own business. They contribute their time, knowledge, passion & contacts to assist the Foundation to achieve our mission.
AAAF is providing a centralised medium to connect you with your community members, which support all facets of Alopecia Areata. AAAF is working to establish a network of support groups throughout Australia, as meetings and talking to other people in the same situation can be a very valuable experience. AAAF is raising funds to bring Alopecia Areata awareness into the community, through information sharing AAAF is striving to eradicate the inequality of Alopecia Areata sufferers within our schools, our work environments and our government.
AAAF receives no government funding and relies entirely on the generosity of the community to provide these important services.
About Alopecia AreataAlopecia Areata is believed to be an immunological disease under genetic control, which disrupts the normal biology of the hair follicle.
For more than 30 years, leading Dermatologists around the world have been studying hair growth patterns, genetic and immune theories, striving for a cure and an acceptable treatment for Alopecia Areata.
Today there is no cure! Today the treatments vary! Today we have hope!
- to support research into a cure or acceptable treatment for Alopecia Areata;
- provide support to those with all forms of Alopecia Areata, and their families; an
- inform the public and create awareness of Alopecia Areata
Our Service philosophy
To give each person the best chance of managing their alopecia journey positively, the whole family and each individual needs to be supported to manage their unique experience. By reducing the financial and emotional stress and enabling children, young people, adults and their support networks to develop their strengths and skills, AAAF assists the whole family to achieve that positive journey.