Working to improve the lives of those affected by Alopecia

Service Directory

Find useful products and services from the many businesses listed in our Service Directory


Author: Naomi Hall

Alopecia UK Support Groups

Find out exactly what a support group is, where your nearest AUK group is and how to start your own support group.


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Alopecia Café

Chat to others with alopecia in our Alopecia Café, a friendly space to get alopecia support online


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A Guide to Wigs

Links to our downloaded PDF wig guide, and information on the NHS England wig report.



Online Groups

Links to our online support options; Alopecia Cafe, private Facebook groups and Healthunlocked


Author: Naomi Hall

Our Research Aims

Our overall research aim is to provide hope and confidence to people with alopecia by funding research into its causes, with the aim of finding treatments, and ultimately, a cure.



Our impact


Hours of support group meetings delivered across the UK in 2019


Invested in furthering research in to alopecia in the UK


Audience reached with our award winning awareness documentary 'Shedding'

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