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The Arthritis Foundation, Great West Region, Portland office provides information, community events, advocacy and research funding for the one in every four Oregon residents who struggle daily with this serious health epidemic.

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Upcoming Events

2016 Healing Hands for Arthritis

2016 Healing Hands for Arthritis

9/28/2016

We invite you to join us on Wednesday, September 28 at your nearest Massage Envy to participate in Healing Hands for Arthritis®, where you can say Yes to making massage a part of your holistic approach to care – and to improving the lives of others with arthritis.

Healing Hands for Arthritis is a one-day fundraiser where $10 from every one-hour massage or facial session and 10% of sales from select retail products will go towards the Arthritis Foundation to help others with arthritis continue living the best life possible.

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Pescadero

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Pescadero

10/2/2016

Join us for a spectacular, fully supported one-day cycling adventure while raising funds to cure arthritis.

2016 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Oregon

2016 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Oregon

10/8/2016

Lace up your walking shoes to find a cure for arthritis. The event features a three-mile and one-mile course, with arthritis information and activities for the entire family. Your donation helps fund research that provides better treatments today and promises a cure for tomorrow. Another step, another victory!

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Bend, OR

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Bend, OR

12/3/2016

Join us for our 25th Annual Bend Jingle Bell Run! Wear a holiday-themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Show off your ugly Christmas sweater. Complete a 5-kilometer run or walk with your team members, spreading smiles, good cheer and a winning spirit … and be a Champion of Yes!

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Portland, OR

2016 Jingle Bell Run - Portland, OR

12/4/2016

Complete a 5-kilometer run or walk with your team members, spreading smiles, good cheer and a winning spirit. Wear a holiday-themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Show off your ugly Christmas sweater… and be a Champion of Yes!

Join the Fight

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Let Your Voice Be Heard

The best Advocate is someone who knows what it’s like to fight the everyday battles—someone like you. By sharing your personal story of Yes with legislators and lawmakers, you can become part of the solution.

Better Living Toolkit

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A Digital Tool to Help You Live Your Best

This powerful resource will help you better understand your disease and take a positive step toward living a life of Yes. Get information, tips and tools that will help you work with doctor to develop the best treatment plan for your unique needs, so you can continue to enjoy the things that are most important to you.