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There are more than 52 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,989,000 of them live in North Carolina. 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

2017 Walk with Ease - Lexington, NC

2017 Walk with Ease - Lexington, NC

8/4/2017 to 9/22/2017

No matter if you need relief from arthritis pain or just want to be active, the Arthritis Foundation’s six week Walk With Ease program can teach you how to safely make physical activity part of your everyday life. This event takes place every MWF from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Click here for more details!

2017 Juvenile Arthritis Day - Raleigh

2017 Juvenile Arthritis Day - Raleigh

9/24/2017

A FREE EVENT for families, with socializing opportunities for children and parents, educational information from pediatric rheumatologists and other parents, fun museum programming for siblings and young patients and a reception for networking while enjoying refreshments. Click here to register!

2017 Living Your Yes with RA - Charlotte

2017 Living Your Yes with RA - Charlotte

9/26/2017

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. Register today!

2017 Bends & Booze A Yoga Series for Runners - Raleigh

2017 Bends & Booze A Yoga Series for Runners - Raleigh

9/30/2017 to 11/4/2017

Join the Arthritis Foundation for a Yoga for Runner Series, hosted at three amazing local venues. Whether you’re a beer snob, a wine connoisseur, or a rum lover, this event is perfect for runners and yogi’s alike. If our 60-minute yoga class geared toward runners doesn’t loosen you up, the local libations available for sample and purchase after the event will! Spots and limited so reserve your mat space today. Click here for more information!

2017 Walk with Ease - Chapel Hill, NC

2017 Walk with Ease - Chapel Hill, NC

10/2/2017 to 11/10/2017

No matter if you need relief from arthritis pain or just want to be active, the Arthritis Foundation’s six week Walk With Ease program can teach you how to safely make physical activity part of your everyday life. This event takes place the Chapel Hill Community Center, every MWF from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.