Welcome to Connecticut

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 663,000 of them live in Connecticut. 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.

Upcoming Events

2019 Live Yes! RA - Rhode Island

2019 Live Yes! RA - Rhode Island

11/2/2019

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!

2019 JA Meet and Greet - East Haven, CT

2019 JA Meet and Greet - East Haven, CT

11/9/2019

JA Days are a great experience for children with juvenile arthritis (JA), their parents, caregivers and siblings. The greatest benefit of these programs is getting to meet and network with other families who are affected by JA and share some of the same feelings, experiences and concerns. It's a place to exchange ideas, give and receive encouragement, make new friends and know you're not alone.

2019 Northern New England JA Family Day  -  Laconia, NH

2019 Northern New England JA Family Day - Laconia, NH

11/17/2019

JA Days are a great experience for children with juvenile arthritis (JA), their parents, caregivers and siblings. The greatest benefit of these programs is getting to meet and network with other families who are affected by JA and share some of the same feelings, experiences and concerns. It's a place to exchange ideas, give and receive encouragement, make new friends and know you're not alone.

2019 Jingle Bell Run - New Haven, CT

2019 Jingle Bell Run - New Haven, CT

12/1/2019

Be part of the longest-running, holiday-themed 5K race series anywhere – and fight with us to conquer arthritis!

2020 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Hartford, CT

2020 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Hartford, CT

5/3/2020

The Walk to Cure Arthritis raises funds and awareness to fight the nation's leading cause of disability. We aren't just helping the millions of people who live with arthritis pain, we're funding research that's getting us closer to a cure.