Arthritis is the nation’s leading cause of disability. It impact 50 million adults and nearly 300,000 children nationwide, including 647,000 adults and approximately 3,100 children here in Mississippi. The Arthritis Foundation, Southeast Region is leading efforts to reduce the unacceptable impact of this disease on individuals and families in Mississippi and beyond. Our aim is to reduce the impact of arthritis by 20% by the year 2030. It is a big goal, and we need your help to achieve. Every voice and every story is a powerful tools in the fight to beat the unacceptable pain of arthritis.
Through our Advocacy Efforts, the Arthritis Foundation is fighting on behalf of individuals with arthritis to make sure arthritis gets the attention it so desperately needs at the local and national level. Learn more about how you can get involved and be a powerful voice for our cause.
The Arthritis Foundation, Southeast Region is a volunteer-driven organization and we cannot accomplish our mission without the time and expertise of people willing to help. Find out how to Become a Volunteer here in Mississippi and a few of the specific roles that are waiting for you.
Our mission is fulfilled due to individuals, companies and organizations that support us each day. Every dollar counts. The Arthritis Foundation, Southeast Region pledges to be a good steward of the dollars invested in our work. Find out how to Become a Donor and partner in our mission!