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There are more than 52 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,083,000 of them live in Maryland. 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

2018 Walk with Ease

2018 Walk with Ease

If you need relief from arthritis pain or just want to be active, the Arthritis Foundation’s six week Walk With Ease program can teach you how to safely make physical activity part of your everyday life. Click here for more details!

2018 Experts in Arthritis - Dundalk, MD

9/25/2018

Experts in Arthritis (EIA) is a free public education seminar for people with arthritis and people who care about them.

The program offers people with arthritis the opportunity to be informed about current scientific evidence and management strategies in the treatment and care of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile arthritis (other forms of arthritis can be incorporated, based on need).

Speaker: Heather Patti, RN, NC - Call 410-887-7233 to register!

2018 Taste of the Town - Baltimore, MD

2018 Taste of the Town - Baltimore, MD

10/4/2018

A signature dish and beverage tasting event to benefit the Arthritis Foundation. Guests will enjoy tasting signature dishes and beverages from Baltimore’s popular restaurants, caterers, wineries, breweries, etc. Join us for an evening of tasting, an exciting auction, and entertainment.

The Arthritis Foundation will honor individuals in the community who are making a difference in the lives of people living with arthritis, and the event will raise funds to support the mission of the Arthritis Foundation.

2018 Spin to Stop Arthritis - Metro DC

2018 Spin to Stop Arthritis - Metro DC

10/6/2018

The Arthritis Foundation’s Spin to Stop Arthritis is a fun way to get moving and raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability. Whether you’re new to spin or a pro, you’ll be able to challenge yourself physically while funding valuable research and support for those living with arthritis pain. Spin to Stop Arthritis features a one-hour, high-energy cycling class with a fun post-ride celebration.

2018 Living Your Yes with RA - Metro DC

2018 Living Your Yes with RA - Metro DC

10/11/2018

Being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis is a life-changing experience. But there’s a lot you can do to take control of your situation – and we’re here to help you. This free event is an opportunity unlike any other you’ve had – you’ll receive expert guidance from a local rheumatologist and learn to set and track your own health goals, communicate more effectively with your doctor and other tips and tricks on how to live better with your RA. You will leave armed with the tools, education and support to start saying Yes more than No!