Welcome to the Arthritis Foundation, New York Chapter
We have a range of programs, services, events and resources for all those living with arthritis in the New York area. To learn about these and other services, please call the New York Arthritis Helpline at
212-984-8730, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Find local Walk to Cure Arthritis, Jingle Bell Runs and other special events by entering your zipcode in our Events Locator
Are you interested in volunteering for our local office? If so, call us at (212) 984-8730.
- The New York Chapter offers educational programs throughout the 12 counties we serve. Events are posted as they are scheduled. Please see specific event information for dates, times, location, and registrations details. Please click on the links below.
2014 Calendar of Events
NY Chapter Programs and Services
- Arthritis Foundation Programs for Better Living (Aquatic, Exercise, and Tai Chi) - these evidence-based programs can decrease the pain and disability that often result from arthritis. *These are locations offering the AF programs on an on-going basis. Please contact the individual site for days/times and information.
Aquatic Program.pdf Exercise Program.pdf
Tai Chi Program.pdf
Clinical research conducted today will make it possible for researchers to make major scientific advances, leading to new treatments and cures. Find out about arthritis clinical research.
Learn about RA Treatments and Self-Management - information about Rheumatoid Arthritis. To view webcast: RA Treatments and Self-Management
The Arthritis Foundation Thrift Shop
For over 51 years, the Arthritis Foundation Thrift Shop, located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan has been one of NYC’s premiere thrift shops.
Located at 1430 Third Ave. between 81st and 82nd Streets, the shop is open Mon to Sat, 10am - 6pm and Sun. 12pm - 5pm. Quality donations of silver, bric-a-brac, jewelry and clothing are accepted Mon to Fri, 10am - 4pm, and Sat, 10am - 3pm. If you would like more information about the Arthritis Thrift Shop or would like to make a donation, contact Cherie Byrd at 212-772-8816 or email Cherie at email@example.com.
The New York Chapter serves the following counties: Bronx, Dutchess, Kings, New York, Orange, Putnam, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, Westchester.
The New York Chapter's Board of Governors is the dedicated group for the Chapter. Find out who they are in our Board of Governors listing.