Welcome to Alaska
The Arthritis Foundation, Great West Region, Anchorage office provides information, community events, advocacy and research funding for the one in every four Alaska residents who struggle daily with this serious health epidemic.
Join us as we speak out for arthritis research and access to care in 2015! Team up with other advocates and Arthritis Foundation staff in Washington, D.C. to meet with legislators and staff on Capitol Hill to tell Congress that more needs to be done for people with arthritis.
You don't want to miss the fun this summer at Camp ArCTIC, a stay-away camp for kids and teens with rheumatic conditions. Campers take part in activities designed to help them iimprove arthritis self-management while making new friends who share similar challenges.
Join us for the 6th Annual North Pole Jingle in July and be part of the largest holiday 5K race series aimed to fight arthritis! Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis is a fun and festive way to kick off your summer by helping others!
Support the Anchorage Office
Make a difference in the lives of the over 110,000 Alaskan adults and 800 Alaskan children affected by arthritis by supporting the Arthritis Foundation in this year's Pick.Click.Give. campaign. Your support will enable the Arthritis Foundation to provide community education programs for those with arthritis, scholarships for children to attend juvenile arthritis camps, and more.
Build a stronger community for the 50 million Americans living with arthritis by lending a helping hand to mission and fundraising activities. The Arthritis Foundation provides flexible scheduling and volunteer opportunities for all ages and abilities.
Walk With Ease
The FREE Walk With Ease mobile app is now available for iPhone, iPad and Android. The user-friendly mobile app allows you to track walking, set goals and link to Fitbit. Download today in the Apple iTunes store or in Google Play.