Meetings offer education, encouragement, emotional support, and allow for open discussion about managing and living with spondyloarthritis.

Upcoming Meeting(s)

Friday, July 1, 2022
6:00 – 7:00 PM CDT

Meeting Location

Virtual meeting, using Zoom.
Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Social Media

Join our social media channels:

Facebook: @spondylitis 

Twitter: @spondylitis 

Instagram: @spondylitis 

YouTube: Spondylitis

LinkedIn: Spondylitis Association of America


Necie Edwards

Necie Edwards

About Necie, Kenosha's Support Group Leader

Necie Edwards is a health and wellness educator, healthcare advocate, pain management expert, talk show host, life coach, fibromyalgia and spondyloarthritis warrior.

Necie combines her professional experience in health and wellness education with the extensive and ongoing research she has done as a chronic pain patient to help other arthritis and chronic pain patients live a resilient life.

Necie has learned how to manage her physical and emotional pain through Tai Chi and incorporating a body, mind and spirit approach, which includes prayer, meditation, photography and journaling.

Necie hosts “Fibromyalgia Talks,” on public access television, featuring conversations with healthcare providers, holistic/complementary medicine practitioners, clergy members, public service officials, and chronic pain patients. She also hosts “The Pain Free Zone” radio show on Talk Zone Internet Talk Radio.

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

Want to Start a New Support Group?

We’d love to have you join our team of passionate volunteers leading our spondylitis educational support groups! Learn more about how to get started here, and reach out to