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 with Ease - Hanover, MA

2017 Walk with Ease - Hanover, MA

9/18/2017 to 10/27/2017

The Arthritis Foundation Walk With Ease Program is a exercise program that can reduce pain and improve overall health.

Class meets Mondays, Wednesday and Friday
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Hanover Senior Center
655 Center Street
Hanover, MA 02339

Partnership with the South Shore YMCA. For more information call 617-479-8500

2017 Walk with Ease - Quincy, MA

2017 Walk with Ease - Quincy, MA

10/2/2017 to 11/10/2017

The Arthritis Foundation Walk With Ease Program is a exercise program that can reduce pain and improve overall health.

Class meets Mondays, Tuesday and Thursdays
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
South Shore YMCA
79 Coddington Street
Quincy, MA 02169

For more information call 617-479-8500

2017 Living Your Yes with RA - Boston, MA

2017 Living Your Yes with RA - Boston, MA

10/21/2017

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.

2017 Connecticut JA Meet and Greet - Hartford, CT

2017 Connecticut JA Meet and Greet - Hartford, CT

11/4/2017

The Arthritis Foundation’s Juvenile Arthritis Meet and Greet program provides an opportunity for families of children and teens with JA and childhood rheumatic diseases to gather for networking and fun.

Enjoy the wonderful movie "Inside Out" followed by lunch and a fun family art project. Free event to attend but registration is required by October 30.

For more information and to register contact Rebecca Farnlof at rfarnlof@arthritis.org or 401-562-3102.

2017 Ask the Expert - Boston, MA

2017 Ask the Expert - Boston, MA

11/8/2017

Join the Arthritis Foundation’s Planned Giving Directors as they host an informative session featuring some of the top estate planning attorney’s in the country. Topics ranging from Federal & State Estate Taxes, Medicaid Planning, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Proxies and Charitable Gift Planning. Also come with topics that you wish to discuss.