Find the online support that meets
If you have active psoriatic arthritis, you are not alone. There are many resources available online that can help you learn more about your condition and connect with others through local support groups, fundraising walks, outreach programs, online communities, and volunteer opportunities. For more information, you can visit the websites listed below.
American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)
The AAD is the largest and most comprehensive of all dermatologic associations and comprises over 14,000 healthcare professionals around the world. The site includes information about research and patient care, as well as medical, surgical, and cosmetic treatment of the skin, hair, and nails.
The Arthritis Foundation
The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control, and cure of arthritis and related diseases.
The online home of the Arthritis Foundation’s Arthritis Today magazine is a great source of tips and information for people living with arthritis. It includes a community where you can share ideas, ask for advice, read blogs, play games, and more.
Arthritis National Research Foundation (ANRF)
The ANRF funds research to cure arthritis. The ANRF website provides a comprehensive look at all the research projects they fund. You can also get their free report, which will give you an informative overview of arthritis and some of the projects underway.
Care4Today™ Mobile Health Manager
An important aspect of staying on treatment is following your treatment plan as prescribed by your doctor. The Care4Today™ Mobile Health Manager can help to support and encourage you to manage your condition by providing medication reminders.
CreakyJoints provides treatment information, advice from professionals, and public forums for people living with arthritis to share their experiences.
The Johns Hopkins Arthritis Center
This website provides interactive and educational information about psoriatic arthritis. It features a "Patient's Corner" with lifestyle information.
Living With Psoriatic Arthritis
Living With Psoriatic Arthritis is a dedicated support community for families affected by psoriatic arthritis.
National Psoriasis Foundation
The National Psoriasis Foundation is the largest nonprofit advocacy organization serving people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. The site offers information on symptoms and treatment, as well as access to educational materials, opportunities to get involved, discussion forums, and news on research and treatment advances.
Patients Like Me
This site allows you to share your experience of living with psoriatic arthritis in order to help yourself, others like you, and organizations that focus on your condition.
This website, developed by the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), provides a comprehensive resource for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis information.