Help and Support in the Community
"Volunteers are the heart of the Arthritis Foundation” – Michael Ortman, Volunteer & Arthritis Foundation National Board Chair
You can make a difference for people living with arthritis. By getting the right information, tools and resources in their hands, you are helping them conquer their disease and live a life of Yes. We need you to:
- inform – let healthcare providers know about the resources available
- connect – contact people living with arthritis and tell them how we can help
- plan and promote – be a force in shaping, organizing and implementing educational events in your community
Whether you have a lot of time to contribute or just a little, we can use your help. Opportunities will be matched to your interests, skills and talents, and some can even be done at home.
Volunteers Informing Physicians (VIPs): Educate health care providers about the Arthritis Foundation and its resources, while motivating them to endorse, share, and recommend these services to their patients, staff and colleagues. Download Job Description (link to attachment)