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    Jessica Bearak
    Executive Director
    Angel Moore
    Associate Director
    Lauren Rader
    Regional Operations Manager

    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 Groups

    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.  

    Arthritis Helpline

    We're here to provide support when you need it most.

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    Get Ready to Move

    Whether you're an arthritis warrior yourself or care about someone who is, sign up and raise funds for Walk to Cure Arthritis.

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    Connect Groups

    There are others in your local community who understand. Connect to make new friends, share tips and get answers and support.

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    The American College of Rheumatology is the largest professional organization for physicians, scientists, and health professionals devoted to the study and treatment of the rheumatic diseases.

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    Take Action

    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.

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