Welcome to Washington

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,365,000 of them live in Washington. 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 to Cure Arthritis - Puget Sound, WA

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Puget Sound, WA

5/20/2017

Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that rallies communities and raises funds to conquer arthritis once and for all. Join the fight and Walk to Cure Arthritis – register, fundraise, come together to support each other and walk. Another step, another victory!

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Vancouver, WA

2017 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Vancouver, WA

5/20/2017

Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that rallies communities and raises funds to conquer arthritis once and for all. Join the fight and Walk to Cure Arthritis – register, fundraise, come together to support each other and walk. Another step, another victory!

2017 Golf Classic & Gala Auction - Bellingham, WA

2017 Golf Classic & Gala Auction - Bellingham, WA

7/14/2017

Join us for the 18th Annual Golf Classic and Gala Auction. Enjoy a day of golf and and an evening of great food and wine, all while helping raise funds to cure arthritis.

2017 Teen Retreat - Stanwood, WA

2017 Teen Retreat - Stanwood, WA

7/27/2017 to 7/28/2017

Arthritis Foundation teen retreats provide teens an opportunity to learn more about arthritis, practice taking an active role in their healthcare under the supervision of a medical team, and connect with other teenagers with rheumatic disease during a fun weekend adventure! Teen Retreat is open to teens with arthritis and related rheumatic diseases, ages 14-17. Official registration is required. Register at www.arthritis.org/jacamps. Registration opens March 28 and fills quickly!

2017 KAT-FISH Camp - Stanwood, WA

2017 KAT-FISH Camp - Stanwood, WA

7/28/2017 to 7/30/2017

Arthritis Foundation camps provide a safe and secure camping experience for children and teens with juvenile arthritis and childhood rheumatic diseases. KAT-FISH Camp is a family camp. Your family will have the opportunity to meet, share strategies and form friendships with other families and have access to a variety of health professionals who will be available to answer questions and talk more about living with arthritis. KAT-FISH Camp is open to kids with arthritis and related rheumatic diseases—ages 2 months to 18 years—and their immediate family members, including parents and siblings! Official registration is required. Register at www.arthritis.org/jacamps. Registration opens March 28 and fills quickly!

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.