Welcome to Alaska

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 125,000 of them live in Alaska. The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. We are focused on finding a cure and championing the fight against arthritis through vital information, advocacy, science and community. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for saying yes – day after day.

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2017 Camp ArCTIC - Cooper Landing, AK

2017 Camp ArCTIC - Cooper Landing, AK

6/1/2017 to 6/3/2017

Arthritis Foundation camps provide a safe and secure camping experience for children and teens with juvenile arthritis and childhood rheumatic diseases. Camp ArCTIC is a family camp. Your family will have the opportunity to meet, share strategies and form friendships with other families and have access to a variety of health professionals who will be available to answer questions and talk more about living with arthritis.

Every child ages 5 -18 with arthritis or a related rheumatic disease is invited to attend camp and encouraged* to have 1 parent or guardian join us at camp for fun and educational opportunities. *Children ages 5 - 7 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Official registration is required. Register at www.arthritis.org/jacamps. Registration opens February 15 and fills quickly!

Contact Katie Levine with questions: klevine@arthritis.org or 406.203.3019

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Let Your Voice Be Heard

The best Advocate is someone who knows what it’s like to fight the everyday battles—someone like you. By sharing your personal story of Yes with legislators and lawmakers, you can become part of the solution.

Better Living Toolkit

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A Digital Tool to Help You Live Your Best

This powerful resource will help you better understand your disease and take a positive step toward living a life of Yes. Get information, tips and tools that will help you work with doctor to develop the best treatment plan for your unique needs, so you can continue to enjoy the things that are most important to you.