Welcome to Massachusetts

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,282,000 of them live in Massachusetts. 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 Parent Program - Westborough, MA

2019 JA Parent Program - Westborough, MA

3/24/2019

JA Parent Programs are a great experience for parents with children who have juvenile arthritis (JA). The greatest benefit of these programs is getting to meet and network with other families who are affected by JA and share some of the same feelings, experiences and concerns. It's a place to exchange ideas, give and receive encouragement, make new friends and know you're not alone.

2019 JA Day - Southington, CT

2019 JA Day - Southington, CT

3/31/2019

JA Days are a great experience for children with juvenile arthritis (JA), their parents, caregivers and siblings. The greatest benefit of these programs is getting to meet and network with other families who are affected by JA and share some of the same feelings, experiences and concerns. It's a place to exchange ideas, give and receive encouragement, make new friends and know you're not alone.

2019 JA Meet and Greet - Lincoln, RI

2019 JA Meet and Greet - Lincoln, RI

4/13/2019

JA Days are a great experience for children with juvenile arthritis (JA), their parents, caregivers and siblings. The greatest benefit of these programs is getting to meet and network with other families who are affected by JA and share some of the same feelings, experiences and concerns. It's a place to exchange ideas, give and receive encouragement, make new friends and know you're not alone.

The JA Meet and Greet in Rhode Island is a great opportunity to meet other New England JA families while enjoying lunch and bowling

2019 MA JA Meet and Greet - Boston, MA

2019 MA JA Meet and Greet - Boston, MA

4/27/2019

JA Days are a great experience for children with juvenile arthritis (JA), their parents, caregivers and siblings. The greatest benefit of these programs is getting to meet and network with other families who are affected by JA and share some of the same feelings, experiences and concerns. Meet other New England JA families while enjoying lunch and bowling at beautiful Splitsville Luxury Lanes located immediately adjacent to Gillette Stadium. Parents and kids will have plenty of time to network and make new friends.

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Central Massachusetts

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Central Massachusetts

6/2/2019

Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event that rallies communities and raises funds to conquer arthritis once and for all. Join the fight and Walk to Cure Arthritis – register, fundraise, come together to support each other and walk. Another step, another victory!