About Us

About us:

๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒธ A gentle touch of care for all those living with eczema. ๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒฟ

Are you among the millions around the world whose lives have been touched by eczema? If so, we’re excited to introduce you to the Eczema Society of Kenya โ€“ a community driven by compassion, understanding, and the pursuit of healthier skin

We are a registered organization in Kenya and an affiliate member of the Global Skin-International Alliance of Dermatology Patient Organizations.

Global Skin-International Alliance of Dermatology Patient Organizations Elevate 2023 innovator Award Winner.

Our Vision:

To improve the lives of people living with eczema.

Our Mission:

To create and improve information on eczema by:

  • Ending stigma on eczema
  • Advocate for quality, affordable and accessible healthcare.
  • Support needy patientsโ€™ access to treatment and medication.
  • Provide psycho-social support to patients & families struggling with the burden of Eczema

What we offer:

  • Community Connections: We believe that strength lies in unity. Our society brings together eczema warriors, caregivers, and medical professionals in a space where you can share your stories, learn from one another, and build lasting connections.
  • Holistic Wellness: Eczema isn’t just a skin condition; it affects the mind, body, and spirit. We offer a wealth of resources to help you manage eczema from every angle โ€“ from skincare tips and dietary advice to stress-relief techniques and mental health support.
  • Educational Resources: Knowledge is empowerment. Our society is committed to providing accurate and up-to-date information about eczema, its causes, triggers, treatment options, and the latest research breakthroughs.
  • Advocacy and Awareness: Together, we can raise awareness about eczema and break down the stigma associated with it. We advocate for research funding, better access to treatments, and increased understanding in the broader community.
  • Supportive Events: From local meetups to virtual seminars and workshops, our society hosts events that provide opportunities for learning, sharing, and celebrating the victories โ€“ big and small โ€“ in your eczema journey.