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Over one hundred million Americans
suffer from chronic pain

Don't be alone - Join us today!


Gwenn Herman, Pain Connection Executive Director, County Executive Ike Leggett and Neil Goldstein, Pain Connection Board President, at Martin Luther King Volunteer Day FairPain Connection is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit human service agency that aims to:

 We help you and your family by providing:

Support Group members discuss how to ask for help from family members - Photo by Seraphina Lin, Medill News Service Pain Connection plans to establish further services such as:
  • Counseling
  • Weekly support groups
  • Seminars and classes
  • 1-800 number
  • Training webinars
  • Multi-language services
Board of Directors
President: Sharon Barrett
Secretary: Malcolm Herman
Director: Elsie L. Ferguson
Director: Michael Sitar
Honorary Director: Senator Jamie Raskin  
Vice-President: Kim Thompson
Treasurer: Frances Stanford
Director: Neil Goldstein
Honorary Director: Mary French
Honorary Director: Gary Kaplan
Executive Director and Founder: Gwenn Herman