Welcome to California

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 5,953,000 of them live in California. 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.

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Upcoming Events

2018 Taste of Brunch - Costa Mesa

2018 Taste of Brunch - Costa Mesa

10/20/2018

Join family and friends at the inaugural Taste of Brunch event in support of the Arthritis Foundation. Enjoy a Taste of Brunch featuring chefs, restaurants, mixologists, music, auction, and more. Who doesn’t enjoy a fun Saturday brunch? Eat. Drink. Cure arthritis. Together we will change the future of arthritis for 54 million Americans living with arthritis including 300,000 children.

2018 Living Your Yes with RA101-La Canada

2018 Living Your Yes with RA101-La Canada

10/24/2018

Being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis is a life-changing experience. But there’s a lot you can do to take control of your situation – and we’re here to help you. This free event is an opportunity unlike any other you’ve had – you’ll receive expert guidance from a local rheumatologist and learn to set and track your own health goals, communicate more effectively with your doctor and other tips and tricks on how to live better with your RA. You will leave armed with the tools, education and support to start saying Yes more than No!

2018 Juvenile Arthritis Day-Orange County

2018 Juvenile Arthritis Day-Orange County

11/10/2018

There will be a mix of Open Gym, Parkour Class and an American Ninja Warrior style obstacle course!!!
Please wear comfortable clothing and closed toed Athletic shoes. In other words, come ready to play. Children 4+ can participate in all the activities

2018 Living Your Yes with RA301- Covina, CA

2018 Living Your Yes with RA301- Covina, CA

11/13/2018

Being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis is a life-changing experience. But there’s a lot you can do to take control of your situation – and we’re here to help you. This free event is an opportunity unlike any other you’ve had – you’ll receive expert guidance from a local rheumatologist and learn to set and track your own health goals,

Walk to Cure Arthritis

The Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that unites communities across the country to put an end to arthritis. Come join us at our events across California in Los Angeles, Orange County, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Sacramento and San Diego!

Faces of Arthritis

Striking one in every five adults and 300,000 children, arthritis is the nation's leading cause of disability. The Arthritis Foundation is committed to raising awareness and reducing the impact of this serious, painful and unacceptable disease, which can rob people of living life to its fullest.