Welcome to Michigan
The Michigan offices of the Arthritis Foundation are working to improve the lives of the 2.3 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 ProgramWashtenaw Community College, H&F Ctr
4833 E Huron River Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramOne on One Athletic Club
2875 Boardwalk St
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramNorth Oakland YMCA
3378 E Walton Blvd
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Arthritis Patient Education Expo with Providence HospitalWhen: April 05, 2014
Where: Greater Grace Temple
2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis- Grand RapidsWhen: May 03, 2014
Where: John Ball Park Zoo
2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis- DetroitWhen: May 10, 2014
Where: Detroit Zoo
Troy, MI 48084-1564
855-529-2728 toll free
Michigan Arthritis News
Join us at one of five 2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis events in Michigan. Walk to Cure Arthritis (formerly named Arthritis Walk) is a fun and non-competitive three-mile walking event that supports public awareness and raises funds to fight arthritis. People of all ages and origins get arthritis including children. It’s the leading cause of disability in the United States affecting more than 50
million people nationwide and 2.3 million in Michigan.
Please join us Saturday, July 19, 2014 for the Forge Through Hell 5K Extreme Challenge to benefit the Arthritis Foundation. Test your strength and endurance to complete 10 challenge obstacles and raise funds in support of the Arthritis Foundation's mission of helping the millions of adults and children battling with arthritis. Ask your friends, family, and coworkers to support your efforts. More info, registration, and pledge form available HERE. Click below to watch the fun we had at last year's 5K Extreme Challenge.
The Arthritis Foundation, Great Lakes Region is excited to announce the availability of scholarships for families in our five state region (Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia, Central & Western Pennsylvania) to attend the 2014 National Juvenile Arthritis Conference in Keystone, Colorado at the Keystone Resort from July 3-6.
Click here for more information and an application.
The 2014 Advocacy Summit will be held March 24th-26th at the Capital Hilton in downtown Washington, DC.
The Advocacy Summit is an annual event when people living with and affected by arthritis come from every corner of the United States to convene in Washington, DC.. Learn how to advocate and build a continuing relationships with your Members of Congress and their staff. read more
The Medication Resource CD is designed to allow you to easily move through the module to the areas that are of interest. You will find interviews with parents, children, and medical staff along with resource and documents for your use. If you would be interested in receiving a free copy of the Medication CD please click here to submit your request. read more