Join AUK Staff for our Young Person's meeting!

Hosted in Wokingham on Saturday 22nd June! Read more

Alopecia UK Take Home Bronze Award at New York Film Festival

We are proud to be awarded Bronze at the New York Festivals TV & Film Awards for our short documentary film, 'Shedding'. Read more

Didlock Family Did Well!

Tom and Jamie Didlock organised a family fun day at Thornton Cleveleys Football Club in February to raise awareness and funds for Alopecia UK, inspired by their daughter Erin who has alopecia Read more

Alopecia UK and Helping Alopecia Trust Announcement

Alopecia UK (AUK) and Helping Alopecia Trust (HAT), a charity registered in Northern Ireland, are pleased to announce that they have entered advanced negotiations that both charities hope will lead to a potential merger. Read more

Western Digital Cycling Team Raises $5,000

A team of fundraisers from Western Digital have jumped on their bikes to raise a huge sum for Alopecia UK! Read more

Shedding Makes the Shortlist!

Our short film, Shedding, has been shortlisted for a Charity Film Award Read more

Alopecia UK's visit to Alopecia Areata Research Summit

Last month our Trustee and Research Committee Chairperson, Karen Green, attended NAAF's Alopecia Areata Research Summit in New York. Read more

2019 Charity Running Places Available

Alopecia UK has five places available in both the Great North Run and Great South Run Read more

Resources for men and boys with alopecia

11/12/2018 - Would you like to see more resources or support for men and boys with alopecia? If so, sign up to our male participation group to discuss options for 2019. Read more

2018 Research Funding Pot Winners Announced

Alopecia UK's 2018 'Committee's Choice' and 'Patients' Choice' have been decided... Read more

Ally - a friend-finding app exclusively for people with alopecia

Ally is a friend-finding app designed to help those with alopecia connect with others on a one to one basis Read more

Recommend a business for our Service Directory

09/11/2018 - In the coming weeks and months Alopecia UK will be reaching out to new businesses to join our Service Directory for 2019. If you have received a great service from a business that you think others with alopecia would benefit from knowing about, you can recommend them here. Read more

Charity Film Awards - Vote for Alopecia UK!

05/11/2018 - Our short documentary film, 'Shedding', has been nominated for a Charity Film Award and we need your vote to help us win... Read more

Informing Others of a (in)Visible Difference - Research Study

05/11/2018 - Researchers at the Centre for Appearance Research are conducting research into the experiences of informing another person about a visible difference. Read more

Centre for Appearance Research Survey on Visible Difference

10/10/2018 - Online research survey for UK based adults who have a visible difference. Read more

East Surrey College student seeks models

02/10/2018 - Billie Brockbank a student at East Surrey College is seeking models in around the West Sussex area for her alopecia awareness photography project Read more

'Shedding' - An Alopecia Short Film

16/9/2018 - New Alopecia short documentary film 'Shedding' gets released for Alopecia Awareness Month. Read more

This Is Me - September 2018

Our theme (and hashtag!) for this year's Alopecia Awareness Month is 'This Is Me'. Read more

Alopecia UK Research Committee Established

Monday 30th July 2018 - We are delighted to announce that we now have our very first Research Committee in place with the first meeting taking place in October. Read more

International Alopecia Day 2018

Friday 27th July 2018 - Each year, on the first Saturday of August, International Alopecia Day is celebrated across the world. The event's founder, Mary Marshall, explains how you can get involved... Read more

Research Pots Grant Scheme 2018 Now Open

Monday 2nd July 2018 - Alopecia UK's new scheme making funds available for alopecia research is now open to applications Read more

Bournemouth University Research Study

Thursday 26th July 2018 - A third year student studying a BA (Hons) in Photography at Bournemouth University is doing a study with the subject 'Alopecia in Women' Read more

Alopecia UK Attend Dermatology Conference

Friday 6th July 2018 - Alopecia UK attended the British Association of Dermatologists' 2018 Annual Meeting in Edinburgh Read more