Welcome to Illinois

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 2,316,000 of them live in Illinois. 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 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Illinois

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Illinois

4/26/2019

he Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is where we become ONE, rising up to fight this life-altering disease even harder. Where we join hand in hand to celebrate arthritis warriors and raise crucial funds for innovative research, resources and a cure.

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Chicago, IL

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Chicago, IL

5/5/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is where we become ONE, rising up to fight this life-altering disease even harder. Where we join hand in hand to celebrate arthritis warriors and raise crucial funds for innovative research, resources and a cure.

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Lake County, IL

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Lake County, IL

5/18/2019

he Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is where we become ONE, rising up to fight this life-altering disease even harder. Where we join hand in hand to celebrate arthritis warriors and raise crucial funds for innovative research, resources and a cure.

2019 Camp JAM - Ingleside, IL

2019 Camp JAM - Ingleside, IL

8/4/2019 to 8/8/2019

Camp JAM is a 5-day, 4-night experience for boys and girls aged 8-17 living with juvenile arthritis and other rheumatic conditions. The camping experience includes a campfire, archery, arts and crafts, theme nights, swimming, sports and other activities in an environment that takes into account the campers strengths and not the limitations of the camper’s disease. For questions please contact Theresa Woods at twoods@arthritis.org or 312-883-6106.