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

2018 JA Symposium - Kansas City, MO

2018 JA Symposium - Kansas City, MO


Please join us for this FREE Juvenile Arthritis Symposium and Walk to Cure Arthritis Kickoff! Dr. Jamie Holland with Children's Mercy Hospital will conduct a brief seminar on topics important to families of children with juvenile arthritis and will also answer your questions. The second half of the program will introduce you to the Walk to Cure Arthritis.

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - St. Louis, MO

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - St. Louis, MO


Our Walk to Cure Arthritis is the largest arthritis gathering in the world, celebrating our warriors, raising funds for research, resources and a cure. Whether you’re an arthritis warrior yourself or care about someone who is, sign up and WALK to CURE Arthritis.

Living Your Yes With RA


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.