Welcome to Virginia

There are more than 52 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,600,000 of them live in Virginia. 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 - Newport News

2017 Walk with Ease - Newport News

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. Click here to see all of our Walk With Ease class offerings!

2017 Camp Holiday Trails - Charlottesville

2017 Camp Holiday Trails - Charlottesville

6/18/2017 to 6/23/2017

The Arthritis Foundation is partnering with Camp Holiday Trails in Charlottesville, VA to host JA Camp from June 18-23, 2017! Camp is a great place to meet new friends, develop independence, and build self-confidence!
Click here for more information

2017 Metro DC Open House

2017 Metro DC Open House

9/26/2017

You're invited to learn more about the local work of the Metro DC Arthritis Foundation Office. Please click here for more information and to register!

2017 Ale for Arthritis - Norfolk

2017 Ale for Arthritis - Norfolk

9/30/2017

Experience a fun day of local craft brews, impeccable local cuisine, dancing, live music, games, and a silent auction to raise funds to help find a cure for arthritis.

2017 Living Your Yes with RA - Washington, DC

2017 Living Your Yes with RA - Washington, DC

11/14/2017

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!