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

2018 JA Day - Marion, IL

2018 JA Day - Marion, IL

3/24/2018

Arthritis Foundation Juvenile Arthritis Day provides a safe and secure experience for families of children and teens with juvenile arthritis and childhood rheumatic diseases. Families and kids gain a greater understanding of juvenile arthritis, connect with others, increase independence and self-confidence and discover new skills and interests. Prepare for a day of education, followed by swimming and networking with juvenile arthritis families from the Southern Illinois area.

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Illinois

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Illinois

4/21/2018

Our Walk to Cure Arthritis is the largest arthritis gathering in the world, celebrating our warriors, raising funds for research, resources and a cure. Whether you’re an arthritis warrior yourself or care about someone who is, sign up and WALK to CURE Arthritis.

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Chicago, IL

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Chicago, IL

5/6/2018

Our Walk to Cure Arthritis is the largest arthritis gathering in the world, celebrating our warriors, raising funds for research, resources and a cure. Whether you’re an arthritis warrior yourself or care about someone who is, sign up and WALK to CURE Arthritis.

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Lake County, IL

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Lake County, IL

5/19/2018

Our Walk to Cure Arthritis is the largest arthritis gathering in the world, celebrating our warriors, raising funds for research, resources and a cure. Whether you’re an arthritis warrior yourself or care about someone who is, sign up and WALK to CURE Arthritis.