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

2019 Learn About Gout - Temecula, CA

2019 Learn About Gout - Temecula, CA

11/30/2019

Live Yes! Events from the Arthritis Foundation are designed to give you the support and information you need to help you live life to the fullest. Join us for a discussion about gout. Dr. Brigid Freyne will host a Q & A about gout an arthritis. Get tips from peers and information about living with gout and arthritis, diagnosis, management and treatment options.

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Orange County & Inland Empire

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Orange County & Inland Empire

12/7/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is the original festive race for charity. It’s where you can strut your stuff in your favorite holiday costume and FEEL GOOD about DOING GOOD. Together, we’ll jingle all the way to a cure – and have a fantastic time every step we take! Bring a team of friends, family and co-workers to run or walk

2019 Jingle Bell Run - San Diego, CA

2019 Jingle Bell Run - San Diego, CA

12/7/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is the original festive race for charity. It’s where you can strut your stuff in your favorite holiday costume and FEEL GOOD about DOING GOOD. Together, we’ll jingle all the way to a cure – and have a fantastic time every step we take! Bring a team of friends, family and co-workers to run or walk.

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Los Angeles

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Los Angeles

12/8/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is the original festive race for charity. It’s where you can strut your stuff in your favorite holiday costume and FEEL GOOD about DOING GOOD. Together, we’ll jingle all the way to a cure – and have a fantastic time every step we take! Bring a team of friends, family and co-workers to run or walk.

2019 Learn About Gout - San Diego, CA

2019 Learn About Gout - San Diego, CA

12/10/2019

Live Yes! Events from the Arthritis Foundation are designed to give you the support and information you need to help you live life to the fullest. Join us for a discussion about gout. Dr. Puja Chitkara will host a Q & A about gout. Get tips from peers and information about living with gout and arthritis, diagnosis, management and treatment options.

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.