Welcome to California

The seven California offices of the Arthritis Foundation, Pacific Region are working to improve the lives of more than 5 million people across our state to help reduce the unacceptable pain, disability and other burdens of arthritis and related diseases.

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Upcoming Events

2016 JA FAMILY DAY - Inland Empire

2016 JA FAMILY DAY - Inland Empire

10/15/2016

Juvenile Arthritis Family Days are fun-filled days for the whole family! Kids and teens enjoy activities and games with their peers. JA Family Days offer the opportunity to meet other families who face similar challenges and get your questions answered by a health professional in a relaxed, non-clinical setting.

2016 California JA Teen Retreat

2016 California JA Teen Retreat

11/4/2016 to 11/6/2016

The Arthritis Foundation's Teen Retreat provides teens, ages 14-18 and in high school, an opportunity to learn more about arthritis, practice taking an active role in their health care under the supervision of medical staff, and connect with other teenagers with rheumatic disease during a fun weekend adventure!

Registration is $100 per teen.
Scholarships are available.

Register your teen to attend at http://tinyurl.com/CATeenRetreat

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Thousand Oaks, CA

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Thousand Oaks, CA

12/3/2016

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get out, get moving and raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability. In communities nationwide, this annual event brings together people from all walks of life to shout “Yes, we will live life to its fullest while searching for a cure!” As a Champion of Yes, kick off your holidays by helping conquer arthritis once and for all!

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Orange County & Inland Empire

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Orange County & Inland Empire

12/4/2016

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get out, get moving and raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability. In communities nationwide, this annual event brings together people from all walks of life to shout “Yes, we will live life to its fullest while searching for a cure!” As a Champion of Yes, kick off your holidays by helping conquer arthritis once and for all!

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Sacramento

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Sacramento

12/10/2016

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get out, get moving and raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability. In communities nationwide, this annual event brings together people from all walks of life to shout “Yes, we will live life to its fullest while searching for a cure!” As a Champion of Yes, kick off your holidays by helping conquer arthritis once and for all!

Walk to Cure Arthritis

The Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that unites communities across the country to put an end to arthritis. Come join us at our events across California in Los Angeles, Orange County, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Sacramento and San Diego!

Faces of Arthritis

Striking one in every five adults and 300,000 children, arthritis is the nation's leading cause of disability. The Arthritis Foundation 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.

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.