Welcome to North Carolina

There are more than 52 million Americans with Arthritis - 1,989,000 of them live in North Carolina. 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 - Franklin, NC

2018 Walk With Ease - Franklin, NC

10/8/2018 to 11/16/2018

The Arthritis Foundation’s program that is proven to reduce the pain of arthritis and improve your overall health.

No matter 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.

Contact: Kim Crawford - 828-349-2058 ext 2727.

Class Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

2018 Living Your Yes with RA101 - Raleigh, NC

2018 Living Your Yes with RA101 - Raleigh, NC

11/14/2018

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.

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Raleigh

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Raleigh

12/1/2018

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. Put on your favorite holiday costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. ’Tis the season to live it up and be jolly for a reason! Bring a team of friends, family and co-workers to run or walk, spread smiles and good cheer … and be a Champion of Yes! 100 percent of your registration fee and fundraising efforts go to this great cause.

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Charlotte

2018 Jingle Bell Run - Charlotte

12/8/2018

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. Put on your favorite holiday costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. ’Tis the season to live it up and be jolly for a reason! Bring a team of friends, family and co-workers to run or walk, spread smiles and good cheer … and be a Champion of Yes! 100 percent of your registration fee and fundraising efforts go to this great cause.

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Triangle

2019 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Triangle

5/18/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is where we become ONE, rising up to fight this life-altering disease even harder. Where we join hand in hand to celebrate arthritis warriors and raise crucial funds for innovative research, resources and a cure