Welcome to Oregon

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 849,000 of them live in Oregon. 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.

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Upcoming Events

2019 Walk With Ease - Myrtle, OR

2019 Walk With Ease - Myrtle, OR

10/8/2019 to 12/31/2019

The Arthritis Foundation'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. This is a virtual event, for more details please click the Walk With Ease icon.

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Bend, OR

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Bend, OR

12/7/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is the original festive race for charity. It’s where you can strut your stuff in your favorite holiday costume and FEEL GOOD about DOING GOOD.

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Portland, OR

2019 Jingle Bell Run - Portland, OR

12/15/2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is the original festive race for charity. It’s where you can strut your stuff in your favorite holiday costume and FEEL GOOD about DOING GOOD.

2020 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Oregon

2020 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Oregon

5/16/2020

Whether you do it for yourself, a loved one or just because you care, Walk to Cure Arthritis is the place to be. Together, we join forces to battle arthritis, fighting for a future that’s pain-free while blazing new trails to a lifetime of Yes.

2020 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Vancouver, WA

2020 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Vancouver, WA

6/20/2020

Whether you do it for yourself, a loved one or just because you care, Walk to Cure Arthritis is the place to be. Together, we join forces to battle arthritis, fighting for a future that’s pain-free while blazing new trails to a lifetime of Yes.

Join the Fight

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Let Your Voice Be Heard

The best Advocate is someone who knows what it’s like to fight the everyday battles—someone like you. By sharing your personal story of Yes with legislators and lawmakers, you can become part of the solution.

Better Living Toolkit

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A Digital Tool to Help You Live Your Best

This powerful resource will help you better understand your disease and take a positive step toward living a life of Yes. Get information, tips and tools that will help you work with doctor to develop the best treatment plan for your unique needs, so you can continue to enjoy the things that are most important to you.

Live Yes! Arthritis Network

Making Connections to Live Your Best Life

The Live Yes! Arthritis Network connects you to your best life through a powerful network of support. By participating, you gain confidence to help yourself and, in turn, help others. You have the power to make real, meaningful change.