Welcome to Missouri

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,308,000 of them live in Missouri. 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 Art For Arthritis - Kansas City, MO

2017 Art For Arthritis - Kansas City, MO

9/8/2017

Art for Arthritis pairs 10 local children affected by juvenile arthritis with area artists to spend a summer together creating unique pieces of art. Attendees can look forward to an evening of drinks, heavy appetizers, a silent auction and an exciting live auction featuring the artwork the children and artists have created together.

2017 AOII Strike Out Arthritis on Sept. 9 - St. Louis, MO

2017 AOII Strike Out Arthritis on Sept. 9 - St. Louis, MO

9/9/2017

Join AOII at the St. Louis Cardinals game on September 9, 2017 as they play the Pittsburgh Pirates. For more information please visit: cardinals.com/aoii

2017 JA Day ARC Water Zone - Columbia, MO

2017 JA Day ARC Water Zone - Columbia, MO

9/16/2017

Join us for a fall JA Day at ARC Water Zone hosted by the Arthritis Foundation! Arc is an indoor facility with a water zone including slide, lazy river and kid’s splash pool. Registration is required.

2017 JA Day - St. Louis, MO

2017 JA Day - St. Louis, MO

9/17/2017

Join us for a fall JA Day at the JCC Staenberg Family Complex hosted by the Arthritis Foundation! Staenberg Family Complex is an recreational facility with an indoor pool including slide, lazy river and kid’s splash pool. Registration is required.

2017 AOII Strike Out Arthritis on Sept. 30 - Kansas City, MO

2017 AOII Strike Out Arthritis on Sept. 30 - Kansas City, MO

10/1/2017

Join AOII at the Kansas City Royals game on October 1, 2017 as they play the Arizona Diamondbacks. For more information please visit: https://goo.gl/T8jB60

Living Your Yes With RA

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Join us for Living Your Yes With RA, a personalized goal-setting event brought to you by the Arthritis Foundation. This free forum gives you the opportunity to learn ways that can help you say Yes more than No, despite the challenges of living with rheumatoid arthritis. You’ll get expert advice from a local rheumatologist PLUS guidance on setting goals that can help you live life to its fullest. Let us help you manage your RA, as well as communicate effectively with your own doctor.