Welcome to Kentucky
The Kentucky office of the Arthritis Foundation are working to improve the lives of the 1.1 million people across our state who struggle every day with this serious health epidemic.
To help reduce the unacceptable pain, disability and other burdens of arthritis and related diseases, we offer information, events, research grants, advocacy activities and other vital programs and services.
Thank you for your patience as we update our new website. For the most up to date Exercise and Education Programs, please click here .
Exercise & Education Programs
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramRC Durr YMCA KY
5874 Veterans Way
Burlington, KY 41005
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramBaptist Family Fitness KY
440 W. Cumberland Gap Pkwy
Corbin, KY 40701
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramMcDowell Wellness Center KY
1107 Ben Ali Drive
Danville, KY 40422
Louisville, KY 40206
(502) 585-1866 phone
(800) 383-6843 toll free
Kentucky Arthritis News
To help children deal with that and to let them feel like and accomplish what non-arthritic kids do every day, the Arthritis Foundation in 2003 established Camp Dakota, a summer camp for kids. Its facilities are similar to those at most camps – a swimming and fishing pond, nature center, trails, activity fields and, of course, a large campfire pit suitable for any marshmallow roast and sing-along. read more
Breaking the Pain Chain Classes The Arthritis Foundation’s Breaking the Pain Chain program is a four week, interactive series designed to teach you about the tools and techniques for breaking the cycle of pain caused by arthritis. The four week series covers topics including: diagnosis, medications, nutrition, complimentary therapies, exercise, and stress management. By the end of the series, participants will have completed a personal pain management plan. Classes are free but space is limited. Pre-registration is required. *Please contact Lorin McVey at (502) 909-1414 to register.*
September 3, 10, 17 & 24
Norton Health & Wellness Center
1000 DuPont Road
Louisville, KY 40207
Program: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
The School Resource Interactive CD is designed to allow you to easily move through the module to the areas that are of interest. You will find information on how to work with your child's school and medical team to get the accommodations your child needs. If you would be interested in receiving a free copy of the School Interactive CD please click here.