What's happening in California

    Contact(s) for the market
    Teresa Dinh Watanabe
    Sr. Executive Director
    Krista Conti
    Market Relations Coordinator

    All donations should be directed to our National Mail Center. Complete and include this Donation Form to ensure your contribution is applied to your local Arthritis Foundation fundraising efforts.

    National Mail Center

    Arthritis Foundation 1355 Peachtree Street, Suite 600 Atlanta, GA 30309

    Live Yes! Connect

    Looking to meet other people who understand what daily life with arthritis is really like? Looking for support, encouragement, or just a bit of fun? Live Yes! Connect Groups bring together people with arthritis, friends, loved ones, and caregivers for fun social and informative educational events and activities focused on mutual support and positive coping strategies for living well. 

    Through your local Live Yes! Connect Group, you can gain the knowledge and resilience to be an empowered patient — who doesn’t just survive life with arthritis, but also THRIVES.  

    Live Yes! INSIGHTS

    In just 10 minutes, you can become part of a force that will change the lives of the nearly 60 million people with arthritis. Your voice matters.

    Share your Experience

    Virtual JA Conference

    This annual event brings together a multitude of kids, teens, young adults and their families affected by JA. Learn about arthritis and make lasting connections while having fun with the whole family.

    Register Today

    Join the Live Yes! Online Community

    Exchange ideas, tips and experiences with others in our online forums. Say what's on your mind, learn something new and join others who understand. Connect digitally when you can’t connect in person.

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    Join the Fight and Give Back
    Our work depends on committed volunteers who lead our mission. You are our eyes and ears on the ground and pave the way. On the front lines every day, you expand our impact and open new doors to fuel our mission. We cannot conquer arthritis without you.
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    Financial Planning

    Your Source for Planning the Future

    Arthritis patients and families face many financial concerns. We are happy to provide information, resources and even trained professionals to answer questions and help in your planning efforts.

    California Advocacy

    California Advocacy

    Advocates for The Arthritis Foundation are made up of thousands of people, just like you, who care about making a difference in the lives of people with arthritis. Help break down barriers to care for patients in our state by raising awareness through advocacy.

    Action Center
    Advocacy 101
    Local Juvenile Arthritis

    A Home for Families

    For families living with arthritis and related diseases, the Arthritis Foundation is a refuge. Easily find life-changing resources and meet other families and experts who understand. Best of all, know you’re not alone.

    JA Camps
    2023 JA Family Summit
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