Welcome to Kansas

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 519,000 of them live in Kansas. 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 JA Symposium - Kansas City, MO

2019 JA Symposium - Kansas City, MO

3/2/2019

Please join the Arthritis Foundation for the 2019 JA Symposium. Dr. Jordan Jones of Children's Mercy Hospital will speak to families about the latest advancements in pediatric rheumatology.

2019 Walk With Ease 1 - Landon Center - Kansas City, KS

2019 Walk With Ease 1 - Landon Center - Kansas City, KS

4/1/2019 to 5/10/2019

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 1, 2019 - May 10, 2019 at the Landon Center on Aging from 2:30-3:30 p.m.

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Kansas City, KS

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Kansas City, KS

5/3/2019

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 With Ease 2 - Landon Center - Kansas City, KS

2019 Walk With Ease 2 - Landon Center - Kansas City, KS

9/30/2019 to 11/8/2019

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.

September 30, 2019 - November 8, 2019 at the Landon Center on Aging from 2:30-3:30 p.m M/W/F.

2019 Halloween Hustle - Manhattan, KS

2019 Halloween Hustle - Manhattan, KS

10/12/2019

Be part of the first annual, halloween-themed 5k race in Manhattan – and fight with us to conquer arthritis! Participants can choose from the following route options: 5K (both timed and untimed) for the runners and 1 or 3 mile for the walkers.