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
Camp DakotaWhen: July 27, 2014 – August 01, 2014
2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis- DownriverWhen: August 23, 2014
Annie W. & Elizabeth M. Anderson Fall Family CampWhen: September 20, 2014 – September 21, 2014
Where: Joy Outdoor Education Center
Troy, MI 48084-1564
855-529-2728 toll free
Michigan Arthritis News
September 20, 2014 – September 21, 2014
Location: Joy Outdoor Education Center
10117 Old 3-C Highway
Clarksville, OH 45113
Contact: Kelly Case 1-800-383-6843
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Henry Ford Museum
The Arthritis Foundation has a long history of celebrating leaders whose work has significantly impacted our community and those with arthritis. Arthritis is the nation’s leading cause of disability and Roger Penske and the Penske Corporation’s philanthropic endeavors have touched countless lives globally and here in Detroit – including those living with arthritis and other disabilities.
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.
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.
Check out the new 2014 Forge Through Hell promotional video!
Test your strength and endurance on this non-timed 5K extreme challenge run. The course includes 10 military-style challenges immersed in mud, ice, water, fire and more. Medals will be awarded to survivors who successfully complete 8 or more challenges. All participants will receive Hell Survivor Dog Tags. Registration includes admission to the Survivor’s After-Party with cold beer, good food and lots of fun! Early registration discounts are available. Learn more at http://runthroughhell.com/ or by calling (734) 878-5656. This event benefits the Arthritis Foundation, Michigan.