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You may feel that you need to speak to someone for support straight away, here are some charities with helplines that may be able to help:

Mind

For better mental healthCall 0300 123 3393 or text 86463 Visit website

Samaritans

Things on your mind? Feeling down?Contact now call 08457 909 090 More Info

Patient Support Groups

The following is an alphabetical list of national, regional and local patient support groups for people with skin diseases. They are often run by volunteers who have the disease themselves, and many people find it enormously valuable to have such contact with others both for support and for practical help. These charities may also provide information about research studies, fundraising events and more.

Basal cell carcinoma

Bowen's disease

Darier's disease

  • Darier's Disease Support Group Mrs J Davies 29 St Annes Road Hakin Milford Haven Pembrokeshire SA73 3LQ Tel: (01646) 695055

Dermatitis herpetiformis

Dermatofibroma

Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans

Discoid lupus erythematosus

Dissecting cellulitis of the scalp

Disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis

Dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa

Epidermolysis bullosa simplex

Granuloma annulare

Hailey-Hailey disease

Hidradenitis suppurativa

Junctional epidermolysis bullosa

Juvenile xanthogranuloma

Lentigo maligna and melanoma in situ

Lichen planus

Lichen sclerosus

Male genital lichen sclerosus

Melanoma - Stage 1

Melanoma - Stage 2

Melanoma - Stage 3

Melanoma - Stage 4

Nodular prurigo

Prurigo nodularis

Squamous cell carcinoma

Subacute lupus erythematosus (SCLE)