Welcome to Missouri

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,308,000 of them live in Missouri. 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 - Liberty, MO

2018 Walk With Ease - Liberty, MO

6/23/2018 to 8/3/2018

The Arthritis Foundatin's Walk with Ease program can teach you how to safely make physical activity part of your everyday life. Comprehensive studies demonstrate that Walk With Ease reduces pain, increases balance and strength, and improves your overall health.

June 23 - August 03, 2018
M/W/F 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Classes are at Second Baptist Church. Registration is required. Contact Victoria Jackson at 816-439-4376 or visit www.libertymissouri.gov/LPR.

2018 Living Your Yes with RA 201 - St. Louis, MO

2018 Living Your Yes with RA 201 - St. Louis, MO

7/19/2018

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!

2018 Young Adult Day at the K - Kansas City, MO

2018 Young Adult Day at the K - Kansas City, MO

7/23/2018

Please join the Arthritis Foundation for a Young Adult Day at Kauffman Stadium with the Kansas City Royals! Registration is required at https://arthritisgcc.ejoinme.org/YADayKC. Space is extremely limited. Only 25 spots available for this awesome opportunity!

2018 Art For Arthritis - Kansas City, MO

2018 Art For Arthritis - Kansas City, MO

9/14/2018

Art for Arthritis pairs 10 local children affected by juvenile arthritis with area artists to spend a summer together creating unique pieces of art. Attendees can look forward to an evening of drinks, heavy appetizers, a silent auction and an exciting live auction featuring the artwork the children and artists have created together.

2018 Jingle Bell Run - St. Louis, MO

2018 Jingle Bell Run - St. Louis, MO

11/18/2018

The Arthritis Foundation’s original Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get decked out and be festive, while racing to raise funds and awareness to cure America’s #1 cause of disability.