Welcome to California
The eight California offices of the Arthritis Foundation are working to improve the lives of more than 5 million people across our state who struggle every day with this serious health epidemic. To help reduce the unacceptable pain, disability and other burdens of arthritis and related diseases, we offer information, events, research grants, advocacy activities and other vital programs and services.
Exercise & Education Programs
Download a copy of our current Program Listings. For up-to-date information, please contact the site for current schedule and pricing.
2014 Walk To Cure Arthritis - Santa BarbaraWhen: April 26, 2014
Where: Santa Barbara City College
2014 Walk To Cure Arthritis - San Luis ObispoWhen: May 18, 2014
Where: Cal Poly SLO
2014 Walk To Cure Arthritis - Los AngelesWhen: May 31, 2014
Where: Exposition Park, South Lawn
Los Angeles, CA 90017
800-954-2873 toll free
California Arthritis News
During the month of April, Univision will be encouraging parents to pledge to dedicate at least 15 minutes a day interaction with their children in order to develop the vocabulary and skills that will prepare them to be successful in school and in their lives.
Join fellow advocates at the California State Capitol to make your voice heard and advocate for the more than 5.2 million Californians living with arthritis. Attendees will tour the Capitol, receive training on how to meet with their legislator, what the California Arthritis Foundation Council’s policy priorities are, and then put what they learned to practice during legislative visits. read more
Striking one in every five adults and 300,000 children, arthritis is the nation's leading cause of disability (facesofarthritis.org). The Arthritis Foundation (www.arthritis.org) is committed to raising awareness and reducing the impact of this serious, painful and unacceptable disease, which can rob people of living life to its fullest.read more
We're a 4-Star Charity!
Charity Navigator, America’s premier charity evaluator, awarded the Arthritis Foundation – Pacific Region a 4-star rating, which is the highest rating a nonprofit organization can receive for its sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency.
As a coveted 4-star organization, the Arthritis Foundation, Pacific Region belongs to the top quarter of all charities in America. Its rating indicates that it is a well-governed, fiscally responsible organization worthy of the public’s trust.