Arthritis. Give Before it takes.

Arthritis affects the lives of over 6 million Canadians – and there is no cure.
Arthritis strikes people of every age, from infants to adults, and stays for life.

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Walk for Arthritis

Discover how you helped us really get moving for arthritis - and meet some of the people you give hope to.

Read our 2018 Walk for Arthritis report now.

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Discover the magic of camp

We strive to find ways to help kids with arthritis have every opportunity to be a kid

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What is Arthritis?

Arthritis is a collection of conditions affecting joints and other tissues. It causes pain, restricts mobility and diminishes quality of life.

It's serious. 1 in 5 Canadians live every day with arthritis and there is no cure.

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How We Help


Investments in research seek to understand the causes, realize innovations that improve quality of life and discover a cure.


Understanding needs of people affected by arthritis and identifying gaps that are important to champion for change.


Providing patient-centric, evidenced-based information and resources to empower people affected by arthritis.

Thank you for giving.
Your generosity puts us closer to a world where people are free from the devastating effects that arthritis has on lives.

Arthritis. Give before it takes.


Live Better with Arthritis

Essential tips and guidance for moving through life with arthritis.

Latest News

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Jul 30

CBD for dogs: A practical guide for animal owners Dogs seem to respond very well to one specific chemical in cannabis—cannabidiol. However, when it comes to using Cannabis sativa products for dogs, pet parents have to be extra careful. Learn about using cannabis as an alternative treatment for dogs. Public
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Jul 25

New Alternative to Surgery for Stenosis Dr. Carlo Ammendolia has discovered an alternative to surgery for people with stenosis (arthritis in the spine) struggling to walk. It is a program of exercise and manual therapy that has helped hundreds of patients. Toronto Star
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Jul 18

Medical marijuana users worry about Canada’s cannabis-impaired driving rules Medical marijuana users worry they won’t be able to get behind the wheel once recreational cannabis is legalized, as the government is not proposing an exemption for medical cannabis users under the cannabis-impaired driving rules. Toronto Star

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