The Juvenile Scleroderma Network (JSDN) is a unique volunteer non-profit membership organization with an IRS 501 (c)(3) status. The JSDN is a volunteer staff made up of volunteer parents, health professionals, and people interested in Juvenile Scleroderma.
Founded in 1999, the JSDN is the only national voluntary organization that works exclusively for children affected by Juvenile Scleroderma, and their families. Volunteers nationwide help to support community education programs and fund-raising activities.
Our mission is to provide emotional support and educational information to parents and their children living with Juvenile Scleroderma; to support pediatric research to identify the cause of and the cure for Juvenile Scleroderma; to enhance the public's awareness of Juvenile Scleroderma and related diseases.