Advocacy in Washington
You can help break down barriers to care for citizens of Washington by raising awareness for advocacy. Thousands of people just like you who care about making an impact are joining the Arthritis Foundation’s advocacy program.
Arthritis in Washington
population in Washington
is affected by arthritis
adults living with diagnosed
arthritis in the state
adults in Washington have activity
limitations caused by arthritis
percent of adults in the state affected
by arthritis have work limitations
Make Your Voice Heard in our Action Center
Check out our central hub that makes taking action simple and easy – learn about your legislator, track legislation, become an Advocate and more!
Get Connected with your Washington State Director
Your Washington state director will be your chief resource for raising your voice and sharing your story. Introduce yourself to them today!
State Fact Sheet
Find out how arthritis affects people in Washington and what you can do to make a difference.
State of Your Health
If you are experiencing a barrier to care, you should contact your insurance commissioner, who can help address your situation. Please be sure to view our Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner fact sheet that gives instructions on how to appeal, request an external review or file a complaint with your insurance commissioner.
Advocate for What's Right
As an Arthritis Advocate, you’ll feel good about taking action to make health care more accessible. Help shift the policy and public perception that affects those living with arthritis.