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Welcome to the Delaware Valley Chapter Website!

Founded in 1988, our chapter serves eastern Pennsylvania, southern/central New Jersey and Delaware.
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Spring is HERE!
See our Special Events page for eductaion events, Walks at the shore and a walk in the park!

- A FREE CME/CNE "The Lung in Scleroderma" Web Activity - Physicians, Registered Nurses, HealthCare professionals. 1.75 hours
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, registered nurses, and other health care professionals involved in the management of patients with scleroderma.
Jointly sponsored/co-provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and The Scleroderma Foundation.

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Chapter Support Group Meetings
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Available to distribute to your doctors' offices. Contact the SFDV office for printed copies.
Chapter Brochure
Support Group Information Card

In-depth compilation of social services in our territory, what they provide, and how to contact them:
Social Services Guide - National, NJ, PA, DE 

The SFDV Is Here To Help

The Scleroderma Foundation Delaware Valley Chapter (SFDV) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving the needs of people with Scleroderma in central/southern New Jersey, eastern Pennsylvania, and Delaware.


Our Mission

  • To help patients and their families cope with Scleroderma through mutual support programs, peer counseling, physician referrals, and educational information.
  • To promote public awareness and education through patient and health professional seminars, literature, and publicity campaigns.
  • To stimulate and support research to improve treatment and, ultimately, find the cause and cure of Scleroderma and related diseases.


Contact Information

Scleroderma Foundation Delaware Valley Chapter
385 Kings Highway North
Cherry Prof. Bldg.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
Toll-free Phone: 866-675-5545
Local Phone: 856-779-7225

Board of Directors
Joan Forrer, President
Katayun Jaffari, Vice President
Susan Pierce, Secretary
Nancy Waltermire, Treasurer

Board Members
Neerja Bhagat
Bill Cowan
Nathan Hayward
Christine Gaydos
Pat McGann
Joyce Roby-Washington
Nancy Waltermire

Fee Sepahi, Executive Director
Colleen Ferara, Support Group Manager
Nancy Aichholzer, Administrative Assistant

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Photo Gallery

Look through photo galleries from previous events held by our chapter.



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Watch videos pertaining to events held by our chapter and a few fun extras. 


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