heartland updated home page2

Welcome to the Heartland Chapter Website!

Our chapter offers support groups, events and other resources for people living in Nebraska, Iowa, and South Dakota.
Learn More »

E-Newsletter Signup

Please leave this field empty

Hold My Hnd













Omaha, Nebraska Stepping Out Walk and Family Day 

Our Nebraska event was held on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at Chalco Hills Recreation Area in Omaha, Nebraska.

We also had our inaugural 5K Run.

We will be planning our 2019 event soon. Look forward to seeing you there!!!

Des Moines, Iowa Stepping Out Walk and Family Day

Our Iowa Event was held on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at Grand View University in Des Moines, Iowa.

Hope to see you in 2019!!


Heartland Chapter Sixth Annual


Patient Education Day
November, 2018

Stay Posted for more details for our Patient Education Day, to be held in Omaha, 2018 


Let's put an end to "Sclero-What?"


From the Heartland: Jackie Latka

Read her story, originally published in the Fall 2013 issue of the Voice >>

Find a Support Group Near You

More info about the Heartland Chapter's
support groups >>


Heartland Chapter Formed

Read the full press release >>

About Us

Board of Directors

Nancy Scheufele, President
Pat Fila, Vice President
Barb Vanderbeek, Secretary
Open Position, Treasurer

Lacey Bodnar
Linda Everett
Lauren Roberts
Karen Steinwandt



We are always looking for more Board Members

Contact Dan Burke, Executive Director

Contact Information

Chapter Contact:
Daniel Burke, Executive Director

Email: HeartlandChapter@scleroderma.org

P.O. Box 63
Bouton, IA 50039
Phone: (515) 661-8089


event gallery.jpg

Photo Gallery

Coming Soon!



video.jpgVideo Gallery

Coming Soon!


Find Us On The Web!

inspire logo

Actelion 2018

Boehringer Ingelheim 2018 Platinum National Sponsor          bayer-logo-2018-gold-national.jpg

          reata_horizontal_logo-2018-Bronze Natl