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 info.ny@arthritis.org



Stay connected to everything we do at the
New York Chapter.

Special Events:

Find local Walk to Cure Arthritis, Jingle Bell Runs and other special events by entering your zipcode in our Events Locator

 Get Involved:

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

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.




Northeast Regional Reporter 

Spotlight on Research 

Leader Links

E-Resource Library:

The 2012 Charles L. Christian Symposium: Today’s Options for Osteoarthritis Management co-sponsored by the Hospital for Special Surgery. To view symposium: Charles L. Christian Osteoarthritis 2011

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 cbyrd@arthritis.org.

About Us:

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.



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