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.
Join AOII at the Seattle Mariners game on July 22, 2017 as they play the New York Yankees. For more information please visit: http://www.alphaomicronpi.org/soa-with-aoii-and-mlb
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!
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!
The 9th Annual Arthritis Foundation Bone Bash Dinner and Auction is one of the hottest Halloween events in town! Join us for an evening featuring a frighteningly fabulous dinner, spooky spirits, bone rattling tunes from the Groove Surfers, a competitive costume contest and jaw-dropping silent and live auction items.
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!
Join the Fight
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
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.