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The Arthritis Foundation, Florida Chapter serves all counties across the state and are actively working to reduce the unacceptable impact of arthritis on the lives of 3.7 million adults and an estimated 16,000 children in our state. We look forward to serving you as we lead efforts to make the pain and limitations of this disease unacceptable.

Upcoming Events

2016 Healing Hands for Arthritis

2016 Healing Hands for Arthritis

9/28/2016

We invite you to join us on Wednesday, September 28 at your nearest Massage Envy to participate in Healing Hands for Arthritis®, where you can say Yes to making massage a part of your holistic approach to care – and to improving the lives of others with arthritis.
Healing Hands for Arthritis is a one-day fundraiser where $10 from every one-hour massage or facial session and 10% of sales from select retail products will go towards the Arthritis Foundation to help others with arthritis continue living the best life possible.

2016 Corporate Kickoff Luncheon - Tampa

2016 Corporate Kickoff Luncheon - Tampa

9/29/2016

Join Community and local business leaders from noon - 1:00 p.m. for a complimentary lunch, exciting givaways and plenty of opportunity to network. Guests are welcome and groups over eight will receive a reserved table. If you are unable to attend, please consider sending someone in your place.

RSVP by September 22 to Kate Sanstrom at ksanstrom@arthritis.org.

2016 Living Your Yes With RA - Tampa, FL

2016 Living Your Yes With RA - Tampa, FL

9/29/2016

Join us for Living Your Yes With RA, a personalized goal-setting event brought to you by the Arthritis Foundation. This free forum gives you the opportunity to learn ways that can help you say Yes more than No, despite the challenges of living with rheumatoid arthritis. You’ll get expert advice from a local rheumatologist PLUS guidance on setting goals that can help you live life to its fullest. Let us help you manage your RA, as well as communicate effectively with your own doctor.

2016 Family Day Kickoff - Tampa Bay

2016 Family Day Kickoff - Tampa Bay

10/1/2016

Enjoy the opportunity to network with other local families, learn more about the Arthritis Foundation, and the upcoming Jingle Bell Run, and hear from guest speaker, Dr. Priya Sadanandan, with the Arthritis Center. You and your immediate family will receive complimentary tickets for the game.

Please RSVP by September 26 to Melissa Hughey, mhughey@arthritis.org with names of guests attending, your full contact information, and your family's connection to arthritis. The program starts at 4:00 p.m.

2016 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Miami

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