About us

Developed by the Lupus Foundation of America, the National Resource Center on Lupus is a one-stop resource for all things lupus, from treatment to living and relationships. 

The Resource Center aims to empower, educate and connect through trustworthy, reliable and high-quality resources that provide emotional support and clear, accurate health information.

The Resource Center provides information and support for anyone affected by lupus, including people diagnosed with lupus, children and teens, caregivers, health care professionals and the public. The Resource Center can be accessed at

Information you can trust 

All the health education content offered on the National Resource Center on Lupus is created and vetted in consultation with lupus experts. Research updates, informational articles and Q&A's feature the latest thinking on lupus, backed by peer-reviewed science and interviews with medical professionals. New content is added regularly and is developed in response to the needs of the lupus community.

100% vetted by experts

Blog posts and personal stories show the devastating impact of lupus on the lives of so many women and men. 

They also offer hope, sharing the ways people survive and find meaning in the face of this cruel and debilitating illness.

Learn more about our strong medical review process.

Special thanks

We would like to thank our partners and supporters for their generous contributions toward the development and launch of this online community. 

About the Lupus Foundation of America

The mission of the Lupus Foundation of America is to improve the quality of life for all people affected by lupus through programs of research, education, support and advocacy. 

The costs of developing and maintaining the National Resource Center on Lupus are supported in part through a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).