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The Arthritis Foundation, Great West Region offers information, community events, advocacy and research funding for the one in every four Idaho residents who struggle daily with this serious health epidemic.

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Upcoming Events

2016 Advocacy Summit

2016 Advocacy Summit

3/14/2016 to 3/15/2016

Join us as we speak out for arthritis research and access to care in 2016! Team up with other advocates and Arthritis Foundation staff in Washington, D.C. to meet with legislators and staff on Capitol Hill to tell Congress that more needs to be done for people with arthritis.

Juvenile Arthritis Family Day

Juvenile Arthritis Family Day


JA Family Day is an event for children and teens with rheumatic conditions and their families. Join us to learn about arthritis, network with families who have similar concerns, and enjoy a day of fun activities!

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Marin

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Marin


Join us for a spectacular, fully supported one-day cycling adventure. Participants can choose from different scenic route options which feature the beauty of the North Bay, including spectacular views of the rugged California coast and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge.

Early Bird Specials

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Register Now

Registration and scholarships for both National Juvenile Arthritis Conferences are now open, and families registering before April 15 will receive a reduced early-bird rate. Scholarship availability is limited, applications are due by Feb. 26.

Lab Test Guide

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Learn what your doctor is looking for when he orders a vial of blood or draws fluid from an inflamed knee.