The Psoriasis Association
- To raise awareness about psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis,
- To provide information, advice and support to those whose lives are affected by psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and;
- To promote and fund research into the causes, nature and care of psoriasis and to publish and disseminate the results of that research.
Their independent information, advice and support can be accessed via a telephone (01604 251620) and email helpline, website, Twitter and popular Facebook group. Information is targeted to various age groups, with a CD-ROM available for children, website specifically for teenagers (www.psoteen.org.uk) and various leaflets, magazines and podcasts to help those newly diagnosed and those who have lived with the condition for many years.