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 ProgramCharleston Family YMCA WV
300 Hillcrest Drive
Charleston, WV 25311
2013 Jingle Bell Run/Walk CharlestonWhen: December 07, 2013
Where: NiSource/Columbia Gas Parking Lot
Charleston, WV 25301
West Virginia Arthritis News
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 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
Arthritis Foundation Kicks Off 'Faces of Arthritis' Campaign Year-Long Education Effort Will Share Stories of Affected Individuals
In recognition of World Arthritis Day on Saturday, October 12, the Arthritis Foundation’s West Virginia Branch is kicking of a year-long education campaign to tell the real stories of West Virginia’s “faces of arthritis.”
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
Join us for a FREE Info Session led by Genesis 5k Training Program and sponsored by The Arthritis Foundation. At the end of the evening, you will have the opportunity to sign up for the Genesis 5k Fall Training Program that begins on Tuesday, October 1, 2013. This is a 10 week program that will prepare you for the Jingle Bell 5k Run/Walk on December 7, 2013. read more