Welcome to Massachusetts

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,282,000 of them live in Massachusetts. 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.

Upcoming Events

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Boston, MA

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Boston, MA

6/10/2017

The Walk to Cure Arthritis raises funds and awareness to fight the nation's leading cause of disability. We aren't just helping the millions of people who live with arthritis pain, we're funding research that's getting us closer to a cure.

2017 JA Day - Pawtucket, RI
Camp Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Camp Dartmouth-Hitchcock

8/20/2017 to 8/26/2017

For many young people, a week at camp with other kids who have JA can change their life. The Arthritis Foundation’s JA camps give kids with arthritis and related conditions the chance to make lasting memories. For many campers, it’s the first time they’ve met other kids who live with the same challenges and limitations.

2017 AOII Strike Out Arthritis

2017 AOII Strike Out Arthritis

9/28/2017

Join AOII at the Boston Red Sox game on September 28, 2017 at 7:10 p.m., as they play the Houston Astros! Our annual Strike Out Arthritis game is a great opportunity to get involved in our philanthropic cause & watch your favorite team play some ball. Bring your friends, family & encourage your community to come out. Our goal is to continue the growth of these events & the contributions made to the Foundation!

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2017 JA Day - Fitchburg, MA

2017 JA Day - Fitchburg, MA

10/1/2017

JA Day is a fun and informative event where families raising children with JA have an opportunity to meet each other, network and hear from a JA expert while the kids take part in fun activities throughout the day.