Juvenile Arthritis Transitions
These resources can help empower teens and young adults during challenging life transitions from childhood to adulthood, including navigating life after high school, social changes, self-care and the critical move from pediatric to adult medical care.
Webinar: Transitioning from Pediatric to Adult Medical Care
Get tips to make the transition easier from pediatric to adult medical care.Learn More
504 Plans and College: Early Planning Is Essential
Get tips on adapting a 504 plan for college for your child with juvenile arthritis (JA).Learn More
If you’re a college student with a rheumatic disease and has made an impact on the arthritis community, you may be eligible to apply for an Arthritis Champions Scholarship. See our FAQ.Learn More
Students with JA may face additional challenges, but arthritis doesn’t have to affect school performance. Learn which rights protect your child and develop a plan to ensure an equal education.Learn More
Virtual Connect Groups
There are others in your local community who understand. Connect virtually to make new friends, share tips and get answers and support.Sign Up Today!
For teens and young adults with arthritis, switching to adult health care is another challenging rite of passage. Allie Greenfield shares her tips for making the transition as smooth as possible.Read More
Diagnosed With Juvenile Arthritis?
Get the latest news and tips about your family living with Juvenile Arthritis in the Kids Get Arthritis, Too! e-newsletter.