The mission of Alopecia Support Ireland is to provide support, raise awareness and educate people with all types of Alopecia and their families.
To support research to find a cure or acceptable treatment for alopecia, to support those with the condition, and to educate the public about alopecia.
We accomplish this by
- Funding research and research workshops that add to the scientific knowledge about alopecia areata, its causes, and different treatments
- Informing the public about alopecia
- Advocating the concerns of people affected alopecia areata
- Creating and distributing educational materials to health professionals as well as those affected, so that all may better understand Alopecia.
Contact with Alopecia Ireland is via email on
via the Facebook page
or at one of our support meetings.
Alopecia Areata Research Update 2020
In this short video, prepared for members of the Canadian Alopecia Areata Foundation (CaNAAF), Dr. Donovan reviews some of the latest research in alopecia areata with focus on the emerging data on the JAK inhibitors, the role of vitamin D and the importance of the gut microbiome. This lecture was an invited lecture and presented to the Canadian Alopecia Areata Foundation (CaNAAF) on June 27, 2020.
help raise awareness about alopecia on 24 September 2020
Roz Purcell writes about her hair loss... AND
Newstalk interviews contributors in a piece titled "Living with Alopecia & hair loss..."
Alopecia UK Blog
Alopecia and COVID-19
Check out this link to Alopecia UK for information and guidelines.
Alopecia UK Updates. Stay safe everyone.
General COVID-19 Updates from HSE
Meetings for 2021
26th March 2021 from 7pm to 8:30pm via Zoom
More meetings to be confirmed soon