PANDAS/PANS
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GRANT RECIPIENTS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED!
As of the afternoon of Sunday, August 14, all of our summer grant recipients have been notified.  


If you haven't been notified, we invite you to apply during the winter grant request submission period, expected to be January 1-31, 2017.


We'd like to express our gratitude to our Friends of PAS, Milliman and the Schiller Team@Properties, for their contributions to this successful program.




LATEST RESEARCH & RESOURCES

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OUR FAMILIES

TESTIMONIALS

WHAT IS PANDAS/PANS?

HELP US HELP FAMILIES IN NEED

PANDAS/PANS Advocacy & Support is officially recognized as a 501(c)(3) organization, so your donation is tax-deductible and will help us provide financial assistance to families struggling with PANDAS/PANS.

HEAL

OUR CHILDREN

ENDORSEMENTS FROM OUR MEMBERS

Here on our site as well as in our Facebook group we try to provide current research, parenting advice, and support to families affected by PANDAS/PANS.


“This website has been a lifesaver. It is a wealth of fantastic information, advice and great ideas. It has given me an immense source of hope and optimism.

I don't feel as helpless and isolated. This website has empowered and given me support, plus I have met some incredible and wonderful parents. I feel hopeful.” - C. Dardis

  • Sudden Personality Changes
  • Obsessions / Compulsions
  • Motor and/or Vocal Tics / Choreiform Movements
  • Generalized Anxiety / Emotional Lability
  • Oppositional Defiance / Rages
  • Bedtime Fears / Rituals
  • Separation Anxiety / School Phobia
  • Sensory Issues, including Issues w/Food and/or Anorexia​
  • Deterioration in Handwriting or Math Skills
  • Daytime Urinary Frequency 
  • Hyperactivity

NEWS

PAS will hold its Second Annual PANDAS Dash 5K on September 25, 2016 at Willowbrook High School

Dr. Swedo JOINS IL PANDAS/PANS COUNCIL

FRIENDS OF PAS

Dr. Susan Swedo, Chief of Pediatrics of the Neuroscience Branch of the NIMH, joins the Illinois PANDAS | PANS Advisory Council to support strategic plan ensuring insurance coverage for affected families.

Preeminent Principal Researcher from NIMH Speaks ON Urgency of Care for Families With Children Suffering From PANDAS/PANS 

Illnesses including strep throat, mononucleosis, and pneumonia can suddenly bring on a complicated disorder with symptoms such as:


Please support our children and families by coming out to make strides in the understanding and awareness of Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders known as PANDAS/PANS. Get more info and register via the link below.

hope

for A CURE

HELP

OUR FAMILIES

RUN OR WALK IN THE ANNUAL PANDAS BASH!

Bringing families and resources together

Since 2011, the PANDAS / PANS Advocacy & Support group has grown from two concerned moms to more than 375 families strong across the Midwest.

PANDAS/PANS Advocacy and Support is a non profit organization that is focused on building public awareness of Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders and providing support to families struggling with the medical, educational, social-emotional, and financial hardships of these disorders.

We're here to help.​

PEDIATRIC AUTOIMMUNE NEUROPSYCHIATRIC DISORDER ASSOCIATED WITH STREPTOCOCCUS