Chronic Pain: Where to Get Help

Medically Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian, MD on August 25, 2020

There are a wide variety of resources available to help you and your family meet the challenges of chronic pain. This list is by no means a complete one; it is designed as a starting point to help you identify sources of help.

American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA)
P.O. Box 850
Rocklin, CA 95677-0850

Ph. 800-533-3231
[email protected]

American Pain Society (APS)
8735 W. Higgins Road, Suite 300

Chicago, IL 60631
Ph. 847-375-4715


Arthritis Foundation
1330 West Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309
Ph. 404-872-7100

National Fibromyalgia Association

3857 Birch/Ste. 312

Newport Beach, CA 92660


National Cancer Institute (NCI)
National Institutes of Health, DHHS
6116 Executive Boulevard, Ste. 3036A, MSC 8322
Bethesda, MD 20892-8322
Ph. 800-4-CANCER (422-6237) 800-332-8615 (TTY)
[email protected]


National Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Association

31 Federal Avenue
Logan, UT 84321
Ph. 801-200-3627

National Pain Foundation 
P.O. Box 70045
Houston, TX 77270
Ph. 713-862-9332
Fax: 713-862-9346

National Headache Foundation
820 N. Orleans; Suite 217
Chicago, IL 60610-3132
Ph. 312-274-2650
Fax: 773-525-7357
[email protected]

Neurofibromatosis Network

213 S. Wheaton Ave.
Wheaton, IL 60187
Ph. 630-510-1115; 800-942-6825
[email protected]

National Multiple Sclerosis Society
733 Third Avenue
6th Floor
New York, NY 10017-3288
Ph. 212-986-3240; 800-344-4867 (FIGHTMS)
[email protected]

National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
P.O. Box 1968
(55 Kenosia Avenue)
Danbury, CT 06813-1968
Ph. 203-744-0100; 800-999-NORD (6673)
[email protected]

Trigeminal Neuralgia Association
2801 SW Archer Road
Suite C
Gainesville, FL 32608
Ph. 352-384-3600; 800-923-3608
[email protected]

United Cerebral Palsy (UCP)

1825 K Street NW Suite 600
Washington, DC 20006
Ph. 202-776-0406; 800-USA-5UCP (872-5827)
[email protected]