Welcome to Metropolitan Washington

There are more than 52 million Americans with Arthritis - 104,000 of them live in Washington D.C. 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 Camp Holiday Trails - Charlottesville

2017 Camp Holiday Trails - Charlottesville

6/18/2017 to 6/23/2017

The Arthritis Foundation is partnering with Camp Holiday Trails in Charlottesville, VA to host JA Camp from June 18-23, 2017! Camp is a great place to meet new friends, develop independence, and build self-confidence!
Click here for more information

2017 Camp JRA at Camp Victory - Millville, PA

2017 Camp JRA at Camp Victory - Millville, PA

7/16/2017 to 7/21/2017

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 Metro DC Open House

2017 Metro DC Open House

9/26/2017

You're invited to learn more about the local work of the Metro DC Arthritis Foundation Office. Please click here for more information and to register!

2017 Jingle Bell Run - Ellicott City
2017 Jingle Bell Run - Solomons Island