Welcome to South Dakota

There are more than 50 million Americans with Arthritis - 160,000 of them live in South Dakota. 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 Art for Arthritis

2018 Art for Arthritis

4/20/2018

The Art for Arthritis gala is a one-of a kind event, bringing together local artists and children who have juvenile arthritis. Register today for this unique night, featuring a live and silent auction.

2018 Camp Cambria Mini Camp - Maple Lake, MN

2018 Camp Cambria Mini Camp - Maple Lake, MN

7/29/2018

A day-long mini-camp for children ages 4-7 and their parent. Our mission is to provide a secure environment for children with arthritis to meet other kids and share opportunities to learn, engage in social activities and build mutual support and encouragement.

2018 JA Day - Sioux Falls

2018 JA Day - Sioux Falls

9/23/2018

Join us to understand your child’s options and how the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) and 504 processes work as well as how to build collaboration with your child’s school staff. The formal process for setting up a 504 plan requires eight important steps. Prepare to kick-off the new school year to ensure a more positive educational experience.