Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Alliance

HQ Location: 
Hertfordshire

Location of benefit: 
UK only (local)

PAPAA provides a positive approach for people living psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. The charity produces information, raises awareness,offers help,advice and provides small medical research grants. A journal is produced bi-annually. A comprehensive website is updated regularly.

PAPAA is a principal source of information on psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and provides a FREE comprehensive selection of information on all aspects of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.

PAPAA knows only too well the day-to-day struggles of living with a long-term medical condition and problems that are faced by people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, and as an organisation is working to keep the patient-centred voice alive.

This continuity and link offers the focus and understanding that is needed in order to provide services that patients in the 21st century need, whether information, a listening ear or a disease management programme. PAPAA aims to provide traditional patient support as well as new innovative approaches that a changing healthcare environment requires.

* PAPAA is advised and supported by interested individuals from all areas of the medical profession.
* PAPAA provides educational support to those affected by psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.
* PAPAA supports the medical profession by providing access to up-to-date patient literature and management programmes which are evidence based and backed by research.
* PAPAA believes good science is the key to providing support to people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.