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

Women on the Move event

Clinical-TrialsClinical 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.

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  • 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 belo. 2014 Calendar of Events      NY Chapter Programs and Services

Special Events:

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


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

Get Involved:

Are you interested in volunteering for our local office? If so, call us at (212) 984-8730.

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.

 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.  For more information, contact Paule Mejia, (212) 984-8709.


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