American Association for
The American Association for Respiratory Care is a professional association whose mission is to advance the field of respiratory care and advocate for patients, families, and respiratory care professionals.
American Lung Association
The American Lung Association is an organization dedicated to improving lung health and preventing lung disease. The organization focuses its efforts on lung disease research, education, and advocacy.
Inspire is an organization that partners with national advocacy groups to help connect patients and caregivers, including those affected by IPF. Through Inspire, users can find support from people who understand the disease and what it’s like to live with it.
PatientsLikeMe is a free network where patients can track and share their real-world health experiences in order to help themselves, other patients like them, and organizations that research their conditions and develop treatments for them. The site has a community dedicated to pulmonary fibrosis.
Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation connects people living with pulmonary fibrosis to each other for support and inspiration. The organization also offers education, resources, and access to care for both patients and caregivers.