Map of Canada

Six million Canadians have arthritis.

1 in 5 Canadians live with the pain of arthritis.

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More than half of people with arthritis are under 65.

Arthritis is not an older person’s disease.

Children with arthritis

Children get
arthritis too.

As many as 25,000 Canadian children seek healthcare for arthritis.

People with arthritis

There are more than 100 types of arthritis.

Arthritis is a complex disease.

Person with walker

Arthritis is a leading cause of disability.

It costs the economy billions every year.

Who we fight for

Some of the people who inspire our resolve.



It’s not just arthritis. It’s a juggling act.



It’s not just arthritis. It’s a different type of marathon.



It’s not just arthritis. It’s a career changer.

How we fight the fire of arthritis

Fight the fire of arthritis with the fire of philanthropy

We rely on the generosity of Canadians to fuel our mission. If you or someone you know is impacted by arthritis, please consider a donation today.

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