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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 Advocacy Summit

2016 Advocacy Summit

3/14/2016 to 3/15/2016

Join us as we speak out for arthritis research and access to care in 2016! Team up with other advocates and Arthritis Foundation staff in Washington, D.C. to meet with legislators and staff on Capitol Hill to tell Congress that more needs to be done for people with arthritis.

2016 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Vancouver, WA

2016 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Vancouver, WA


Join us as we take steps towards a cure for arthritis. This event features a three-mile and one-mile course, with arthritis information and activities for the entire family. Every step counts, every dollar matters!

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Marin

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Marin


Join us for a spectacular, fully supported one-day cycling adventure. Participants can choose from different scenic route options which feature the beauty of the North Bay, including spectacular views of the rugged California coast and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge.

Early Bird Specials

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Register Now

Registration and scholarships for both National Juvenile Arthritis Conferences are now open, and families registering before April 15 will receive a reduced early-bird rate. Scholarship availability is limited, applications are due by Feb. 26.

Better Living Toolkit

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The Better Living Toolkit, a powerful package of information and resources, helps you better understand your arthritis and live life to the fullest. You fill your kit when you order, custom-selecting the information that’s right for you. Get your FREE Better Living Toolkit today!