Welcome to West Virginia
The West Virginia office of the Arthritis Foundation are working to improve the lives of the 523,000 people across our state who struggle every day with this serious health epidemic.
To help reduce the unacceptable pain, disability and other burdens of arthritis and related diseases, we offer information, events, research grants, advocacy activities and other vital programs and services.
Thank you for your patience as we update our new website. For the most up to date Exercise and Education Programs, please click here.
Exercise & Education Programs
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramBelington Wellness
210 Sturmer Street
Belington, WV 26250
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramHarrison County YMCA WVA
119 Tolley Drive
Bridgeport, WV 26330
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramNautilus YMCA
Charleston, WV 25311
Charleston, WV 25301
West Virginia Arthritis News
When Rylee was 11 years old, she was diagnosed with juvenile arthritis (JA) and she and her parents struggled to get a diagnosis for more than two years. Now at age 13 Rylee fundraises for the Arthritis Foundation and helps raise awareness for the disease so that families like hers receive Arthritis Foundation funded scholarships to local and national JA events, summer camp as well as a SAK backpack. Join Rylee and her family in making a year-end gift to the Arthritis Foundation. “ Click here to donate. Click here to read my story.
The 2014 Advocacy Summit will be held March 24th-26th at the Capital Hilton in downtown Washington, DC.
The Advocacy Summit is an annual event when people living with and affected by arthritis come from every corner of the United States to convene in Washington, DC.. Learn how to advocate and build a continuing relationships with your Members of Congress and their staff. read more
This is a quarterly newsletter providing information on the latest advances made by Arthritis Foundation-funded researchers, highlights of our grant program and profiles of funded scientists. read more
The Arthritis Foundation announces today the launch of its online Health Insurance Marketplace Toolkit. The online guide aims to help consumers, especially those with arthritis, understand the new Health Insurance Marketplace and make informed decisions about their health care coverage and benefit needs. read more
The Medication Resource CD is designed to allow you to easily move through the module to the areas that are of interest. You will find interviews with parents, children, and medical staff along with resource and documents for your use. If you would be interested in receiving a free copy of the Medication CD please click here to submit your request.read more