As always, there are resources online such as the Lupus Foundation of America that provide valuable information to anyone such as themselves or family members facing Lupus. Similar to other foundations, the Lupus Foundation of America offers nationwide events that bring people from all across America who are facing Lupus to one location for an informational and social event. Strong support groups with family, friends or even online is highly encouraged to get through a difficult diagnosis such as Lupus. One is not alone when facing a hardship. There are always people to turn to, resources to be used, and places to go for help and support.