The Enfield Lupus Support Group
The Enfield Lupus Support Group is a not-for-profit community based support group which assists those living with
the auto-immune condition Systemic Lupus Erythematosus -aka- Lupus/SLE.
Lupus is a condition which evolves from a damaged immune system; how the immune system becomes damaged or
why is still unclear. It is thought, however, that those who develop the condition are gentically more predisposed to it than others.
'around 50,000 people are thought to have lupus, according to LUPUS UK.
90% of those who live with the conditon are women between the ages of 15-50.'
issuses affecting those with Lupus including; work-related issuses, medical and holistic areas.
The group also sign-posts members to external agencies for assistance such Enfield CAB and Enfield Disability Action, to name a few.