Support for You in TAS

 Tasmanian Branch Manager – Jessica

Jessica joined AAAF in the role of Tasmanian Branch Manager in April 2018 after being diagnosed with Alopecia Areata in November 2017. Jessica is enthusiastic about creating a more extensive support network within Tasmania and being Launceston based, believes this is a great starting point. Jess  is passionate about building supportive relationships, creating understanding and awareness as she understands the need for support and assistance locally. Jess has worked as an Early Childhood Educator and enjoys playing social netball.

Jessica can be contacted at jessica@aaaf.org.au 

TAS Support Group

Support groups are a fantastic way to get in touch with other people who are living with Alopecia Areata, to ask questions and find new friends. Our Facebook groups are closed groups and you will be contacted by an administrator to ensure you are joining the correct state group and are part of the alopecia community.

Events

Tas Hair Donation Cut

10:00 am on Saturday June 22 2019

   Come along to support Hayley, a member of the public who is completing a hair donation for the AAAF. It would be great to have some of our members present to support her! If you are unable to attend the Hair donation event, please see the other catch up planned at Bowling at Launceston […]

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Tas Family Bowling Day

11:30 am on Saturday June 22 2019

Come along to this family-friendly event and challenge each other to a game or two of bowling and depending on what the group would like to do on the day, can potentially look to continue to a local park for some lunch if the weather allows. Cost per game: Adults – 1 x game $14.90/ […]

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AAAF runs a wide range of events, from Open Days and Trivia Nights, to pizza dinners and casual catch ups over coffee. These events all aim to provide a supportive atmosphere and chance to socialise with other people who have Alopecia Areata and their families. See the events page to find upcoming events near you.

 

How to find a dermatologist near you:

Visit the Australasian College of Dermatologists website to use their search tool to find a specialist near you.

State Providers Supporting AAAF

For information about wigs, including what subsidies may be available to you, refer to our our Wigs Document via this page
Company Name and Contact  Phone  Site  Specialty
Wigs On Wheels Contact Carmen

0424 920 025

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