NPF In Your Area: Northeast Region 

Painful, disabling, uncomfortable and embarrassing: Psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis impact the lives of millions of Americans. Approximately 213,000 people in the Northeast Region have psoriasis and up to 63,000 have psoriatic arthritis. For these people in the Northeast Region and everyone else across the U.S. struggling with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis, we must find a cure.

The priority of the National Psoriasis Foundation, Northeast Region is to give people the information and services they need to take control of their psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis, while increasing research to find a cure. If you or someone you love is affected by psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis, join us to stop these devastating diseases.

Team NPF Walk in New York

We've moved! Join us on Sunday, September 18th at the NY Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY as we raise awareness and funds to support research to find a cure at Team NPF Walk in New York!  REGISTER your team today!

Team NPF Walk in Boston

Join us on Saturday, September 10th at the DCR Mother's Rest at Carson Beach in Boston, MA as we raise awareness and funds to support research to find a cure at Team NPF Walk in Boston!  REGISTER your team today!

Educational Programs- Be Joint Smart

Be Joint Smart, a FREE event to help you manage psoriatic arthritis pain and get moving

Get the tools to take control of your psoriatic arthritis:

  • Manage symptoms and minimize joint damage
  • Determine the best treatment options for you
  • Reduce inflammation with low-impact exercise, stress management and diet
  • Better understand the disease by asking a leading dermatologist and rheumatologist questions

Upoming Events in New Jersey: 

New Jersey - Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Ocean Place Resort and Spa, Long Branch, New Jersey 

Guest Speakers

Jerry Bagel, M.D., F.A.A.D.
Windsor Dermatology

Sue Patla, MS, RD
New Jersey Dietetics Association 

Marketing and Public Relations

Do you have an inspiring accomplishment that you've achieved in spite of your psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis? Share your personal story of overcoming the struggles of living with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis to Kim Schleyer.

Be a Volunteer

Interested in getting involved with the National Psoriasis Foundation? We could use your help as we work on local projects to increase psoriasis awareness, support patients and their caregivers, and ensure continued progress towards a cure.

Ready to change lives? Contact us to volunteer »

Make a Donation

Support the Northeast Region with a donation. Your generosity will help us improve the lives of the thousands of individuals living with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis.

Make a donation to the
New York City Division »


Contact Us

Kim Schleyer

Community Development Manager
800-723-9166, ext. 558
kschleyer@psoriasis.org

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