Pain News Network is proud to be affiliated with these organizations, which provide education, awareness and services to the pain community. Click on their logos to learn more about them.
For Grace is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting better care and wellness for women in pain. For Grace seeks to raise awareness of the gender disparity women often face in pain care, empower women to be better consumers of health care, and educate public policy makers about pain as a major health issue.
Pain Exhibit is a non-profit online arts exhibit that features artists with chronic pain who use their art to express some facet of the pain experience. The Pain Exhibit’s mission is to educate healthcare providers and the public about chronic pain through art, and to give voice to the many who suffer in silence.
Give Pain a Voice is a grass roots non-profit based in Toronto, Canada that advocates and champions for the rights of chronic pain patients. Its goal is to educate doctors and the public on the epidemic of chronic pain, and draw awareness to a devastating disease that affects 1 in 4 North Americans.
International Pain Foundation is a non-profit that provides educational resources for physical and emotional care, and promotes awareness of over 150 conditions involving chronic pain.
U.S. Pain Foundation is a non-profit that was created by people with pain for people with pain. It is the goal of the foundation to become the leading source of support and hope for those living with pain and their caregivers. The foundation offers a number of programs to empower, educate and inspire pain sufferers.
Pain Maps is a resource center dedicated to neuroplastic approaches to healing pain and neurological dysfunction. It offers material, sources and ideas that enable non-invasive, drug-free options to reducing nerve pain while exploring new dimensions in the narrative of neuroscience.
Fed Up with Fatigue is a blog by journalist Donna Gregory Burch devoted to helping those with fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). Donna is an award-winning journalist who was diagnosed with fibromyalgia after several years of unexplained symptoms.
PAINWeek is the nation’s largest annual pain conference for healthcare providers. Over 2,300 physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, psychologists, and social workers attend each year. PAINWeek offers a diverse curriculum in pain management, diabetic pain, interventional pain management, legal issues, musculoskeletal pain, neurology, chemical dependency, pharmacotherapy, and physical therapy.
EDS Awareness, also known as "Chronic Pain Partners," is a grass roots, non-profit organization focusing on Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and associated disorders such as POTs, dysautonomia, Chiari, and Mast Cell Activation. Their primary mission is setting up local EDS support groups worldwide and EDS awareness training through educational webinars by EDS experts.
The American Kratom Assocation was formed to organize and represent a community of responsible kratom consumers. It's goal is to provide the public, lawmakers and regulators with information about the beneficial effects of kratom in health and wellness.