Welcome to Central & Western Pennsylvania
The Central and Western PA offices of the Arthritis Foundation are working to improve the lives of the 3 million people across our state who struggle every day with this serious health epidemic.
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 ProgramCENTER FOR FITNESS & HEALTH
800 PLAZA DRIVE # 100
Belle Vernon, PA 15012
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramRose E. Schneider YMCA
2001 Ehrman Rd.
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
Arthritis Foundation Aquatic ProgramLECOM
5401 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509
Annie W. & Elizabeth M. Anderson Fall Family CampWhen: September 20, 2014 – September 21, 2014
Where: Joy Outdoor Education Center
2014 Bone BashWhen: October 24, 2014
Where: J. Verno Studios
2014 Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis- PittsburghWhen: December 13, 2014
Where: North Shore
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
800.776.0746 toll free
Central & Western Pennsylvania Arthritis News
To help children deal with that and to let them feel like and accomplish what non-arthritic kids do every day, the Arthritis Foundation in 2003 established Camp Dakota, a summer camp for kids. Its facilities are similar to those at most camps – a swimming and fishing pond, nature center, trails, activity fields and, of course, a large campfire pit suitable for any marshmallow roast and sing-along. read more
The School Resource Interactive CD is designed to allow you to easily move through the module to the areas that are of interest. You will find information on how to work with your child's school and medical team to get the accommodations your child needs. If you would be interested in receiving a free copy of the School Interactive CD please click here.
August 3-August 8, 2014
3409 N Five Lakes Rd
Lapeer, MI 48446
A place, attitude, and adventure for children with arthritis and related rheumatic diseases. Click here to request a camp application.
September 20, 2014 – September 21, 2014
Location: Joy Outdoor Education Center
10117 Old 3-C Highway
Clarksville, OH 45113
Contact: Kelly Case 1-800-383-6843