Welcome to Central and Western PA

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 2,984,000 of them live in Pennsylvania. 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.

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Upcoming Events

2017 Walk With Ease - West Chester, PA

2017 Walk With Ease - West Chester, PA

The Arthritis Foundation Walk With Ease Program is a exercise program that can reduce pain and improve overall health. If you can be on your feet for 10 minutes without increased pain, you can have success with Walk With Ease.

April 3 - May 8, 2017
M/W/F
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

2017 JA Family Day - Pittsburgh, PA

9/17/2017

Join the Arthritis Foundation and fellow JA Families at Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquariumon Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Registration is now open to take part of this exciting event! A commitment fee of $10/per family is required. If you have any questions or are interested in attending this event as a volunteer (15 and older), please contact Jessica Szramowski at jszramowski@arthritis.org or 412-250-3340.

2017 Strike Out Arthritis - Pittsburgh, PA

2017 Strike Out Arthritis - Pittsburgh, PA

9/24/2017

Join AOII at the Pittsburgh Pirates game on September 24, 2017, as they play the St. Louis Cardinals. Our annual Strike Out Arthritis game is a great opportunity to get involved in our philanthropic cause & watch your favorite team play some ball. The profit from each ticket sold goes towards fighting arthritis through grants to the Arthritis Foundation. Bring your friends, family & encourage your community to come out. Our goal is to continue the growth of these events & the contributions made to the Foundation!

2017 Living Your Yes With RA - Allison Park, PA

9/29/2017

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!