Welcome to Maine

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 323,000 of them live in Maine. 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.

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Upcoming Events

2018 Juvenile Arthritis Meet and Greet - Freeport, ME

2018 Juvenile Arthritis Meet and Greet - Freeport, ME

7/21/2018

Meet other Northern New England JA families from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. while enjoying activities at Wolfe’s Neck Center for Agriculture and the Environment located in Freeport, ME on beautiful Casco Bay. We will enjoy lunch together first followed by a barn tour, playing with the goats, a hayride, an ice cream break and kite flying.

There is no cost for this program which is intended for our JA parents and their children but registration is required.

RSVP by July 6 to Rebecca Farnlof at 401-433-7793 or rfarnlof@arthritis.org

This program is made possible because of a generous donation from CVS Health.

2018 New England JA Teen Program - Woburn, MA

2018 New England JA Teen Program - Woburn, MA

7/28/2018

JA Day is a fun and informative event where families raising children with JA have an opportunity to meet each other, network and hear from a JA expert while the kids take part in fun activities throughout the day.

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Freeport, ME

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Freeport, ME

12/2/2018

Be part of the largest holiday-themed 5K race series anywhere - and join the movement to conquer arthritis!

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Portsmouth, NH

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Portsmouth, NH

12/9/2018

Be part of the largest holiday-themed 5K race series anywhere - and join the movement to conquer arthritis!