Welcome to Iowa

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 572,000 of them live in Iowa. 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 Walk With Ease - Perry, IA

2018 Walk With Ease - Perry, IA

4/13/2018 to 5/31/2018

The Arthritis Foundation's Walk with Ease program can teach you how to safely make physical activity part of your everyday life. Comprehensive studies demonstrate that Walk With Ease reduces pain, increases balance and strength, and improves your overall health.

April 13, 2018 - May 31, 2018

Dallas County Hospital
M/W/F from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Contact Matthew Crooks at 515-465-7563 or mcrooks@dallascohospital.org to sign up today!

2018 Woman of the Year Gala - Des Moines, IA

2018 Woman of the Year Gala - Des Moines, IA

9/20/2018

Please join us in honoring Melissa Clarke-Wharf.

2018 JA Day - Cambridge, IA

2018 JA Day - Cambridge, IA

10/7/2018

Join us for an afternoon of fall fun! Parents and caregivers will have an opportunity to network with other JA families. The event is free but registration is required.

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Des Moines, IA

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Des Moines, IA

12/1/2018

The Arthritis Foundation’s original Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get decked out and be festive, while racing to raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability.