The Arthritis Foundation is the largest and must trusted organization dedicated to addressing the needs and challenges of people living with arthritis and related diseases affecting more than 50 million Americans, including 300,000 children.

We are leading the way in:

Access and Advocacy
From your hometown to the halls of Congress — backed by 78,000 active E-Advocates — we’re helping change laws and make health care more accessible and affordable.

Medical Discovery
We’ve invested half a billion dollars in research, leading to the first biologics for many forms of arthritis. We’re working every day to find a cure.

Help and Support
We’re the most trusted source of information about arthritis and chronic joint pain.

Juvenile Arthritis
We providing life-changing programs and support to children with juvenile arthritis and their families.

Our New York State office is part of the Arthritis Foundation’s Northeast region that leads the way for the estimated seven million adults and 32,000 children with arthritis in New York, New Jersey and portions or Pennsylvania.

We partner with families to provide empowering programs and information; advocate for state public policies that improve the lives of the families living with arthritis; and fund cutting-edge research in the region to develop new treatments and a cure.