The Arthritis Foundation, Southeast Region currently consists of six states including Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee. We work each day on behalf of more than 6 million adults and nearly 30,000 children within our region that fight the pain and limitations of this unacceptable disease.
Arthritis is our nation’s leading cause of disability. We are working to reduce the unacceptable limitations arthritis causes for adults, children and their families and friends. We provide empowering programs, information and special events on a local and regional level, and support the national strategic research agenda of the Arthritis Foundation that has led to outstanding discoveries during our organization’s history.
We are led by a Regional Board of Directors, Local Leadership Councils, and regional and local Staff that work in partnership to fulfill our mission. Our leadership partners and other supporters make our work possible.