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

2018 JA Parent Program - East Haven, CT

2018 JA Parent Program - East Haven, CT

10/27/2018

JA parent program is a great way to learn about the Arthritis Foundation resources and programs for families with 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.

2018 Commitment to a Cure - Boston, MA

2018 Commitment to a Cure - Boston, MA

11/1/2018

The special evening of recognition, attracting 200+ guests including medical leaders, business executives and patients. Funds raised at the reception support programs, research and advocacy initiatives to help people today while finding a cure for tomorrow.

2018 MA JA Meet and Greet - Foxborough, MA

2018 MA JA Meet and Greet - Foxborough, MA

11/3/2018

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.

2018 Living Made Easier - Daily Living - Framingham, MA

2018 Living Made Easier - Daily Living - Framingham, MA

11/27/2018

Daily Living Made Easier is a program designed to provide you with the knowledge and insights you need to maintain an active and fulfilling lifestyle with arthritis. In this program we’ll share experts’ tips, techniques and tools – short cuts- to make daily tasks easier on joints, less exhausting and generally more enjoyable. The program will be facilitated by a health care provider and Arthritis Foundation staff member. You’ll also hear from other people who have arthritis about their daily living techniques and have the opportunity to share your own. During the program, easy to use products will be demonstrated.

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Boston, MA

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Boston, MA

12/9/2018

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