Patient Services/Education

One of the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation’s most important goals is to help people with lupus understand that they are not alone with their disease. The Foundation is a valuable resource for general lupus information and referrals, and offers a variety of services. Just phone us toll-free at 800.74.LUPUS (800.745.8787) 9 a.m.–5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday or email lupus@lupusny.org.

Some of the services the Foundation provides:

New Lupus Resource Guide

Developed in 2016, the Lupus Resource Guide is a listing of national and local organizations that provide various forms of assistance for people with lupus.

Referral Services

  • Clinics
  • Rheumatologists: doctors who diagnose and treat lupus
  • Other Specialists: dermatology, nephrology, neurology, dental, orthopedics, cardiology, psychology, psychiatry, social work, and nutrition

Information

We respond to individual calls, letters, and emails requesting information on lupus. Contact the Foundation for literature on lupus, and visit our About Lupus section to learn about living with lupus.

Webinars

We offer webinars hosted by lupus experts that can be accessed from home or office. Lupus Webinar Archive

Lupus Presentations

We also share the presentations given by NYC experts online so everyone can learn whether you’re in the room or across the world.  Summaries of key take-away learnings are also provided.

Assistance