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There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 891,000 of them live in Colorado. 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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Upcoming Events

2017 AOII Strike Out Arthritis

2017 AOII Strike Out Arthritis

4/22/2017

Join AOII at the Colorado Rockies game on April 22, 2017, as they play the San Francisco Giants!

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Denver, CO

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Denver, CO

5/21/2017

Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that rallies communities and raises funds to conquer arthritis once and for all. Join the fight and Walk to Cure Arthritis – register, fundraise, come together to support each other and walk. Another step, another victory!

2017 Teen Retreat - Golden, CO

2017 Teen Retreat - Golden, CO

6/23/2017 to 6/25/2017

Arthritis Foundation teen retreats provide teens an opportunity to learn more about arthritis, practice taking an active role in their healthcare under the supervision of a medical team, and connect with other teenagers with rheumatic disease during a fun weekend adventure! Creative teambuilding activities and discussions help teens gain a greater understanding of their own diagnosis and treatment, develop peer-to-peer support, increase independence and self-confidence, discover new skills and interests, and develop the skills they need to be leaders, advocates and champions in their everyday lives.

Teen Retreat is open to teens with arthritis and related rheumatic diseases, ages 14-17.

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

Contact Lisa Weintraub with questions: lweintraub@arthritis.org or 720.644.4395

2017 JA Camp - Estes Park, CO

2017 JA Camp - Estes Park, CO

7/15/2017 to 7/20/2017

Arthritis Foundation camps provide a safe and secure camping experience for children and teens with juvenile arthritis and childhood rheumatic diseases. JA Camp is a resident camp. Arthritis Foundation resident camps feature traditional summer camp activities, such arts and crafts, swimming, horseback riding and more. For many campers, it’s the first time they’ve met other kids who live with the same challenges and limitations.

JA Camp is open to kids with arthritis and related rheumatic diseases, ages 8 – 16.

Official registration is required. Register at www.arthritis.org/jacamps. Registration opens March 1 and fills quickly!

Contact Lisa Weintraub with questions: lweintraub@arthritis.org or 720.644.4395

Join the Fight

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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.

A Better Joint

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Improving Recovery

Dr. Foran from Panorama Orthopedics and Spine Center shares how new surgery techniques for total knee replacement get patients moving sooner and with less pain in this video. Panorama Orthopedics and Spine Center is one of the Arthritis Foundation’s local partners.