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

2018 JA Parent's Afternoon Away - Foxborough, MA


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.

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Central Massachusetts

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Central Massachusetts


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!

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Boston, MA

2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Boston, MA


The Walk to Cure Arthritis raises funds and awareness to fight the nation's leading cause of disability. We aren't just helping the millions of people who live with arthritis pain, we're funding research that's getting us closer to a cure.