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Columbus - JA Parent - North Connect Group

Columbus, Ohio
40 Members

Live Yes! Connect Groups for JA Parents provide local connections, education and empowerment for parents and caregivers with children living with rheumatic disease. JA Parents come together for professional and volunteer-led sessions on a variety of topics and group activities as it relates to raising a child with arthritis.

Participants gain skills to advocate for their child, help their child develop self-management skills and discover strategies for daily living. These groups are part of an expanding range of Arthritis Foundation resources that provides personalized help & support to parents who have a child/teen with a childhood rheumatic disease.
 

Upcoming Events

Dublin Metro Center 555 Metro Place N Dublin, Ohio Get Directions
  • Friday August 19th 2022
    10:00 AM
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  • Saturday August 20th 2022
    06:00 PM
2022 Classic Auto Show & Cruise In - Columbus, OH

Happy 40th anniversary to us! The Classic Auto Show began in 1982 and other than that weird COVID year, we have been going strong every year since! We are excited to be turning 40 and are looking forward to seeing you at the show this year. We will once again have the pleasure of hosting the show in the Great City of Dublin, Ohio at the Dublin Metro Center.

Scioto Reserve Country Club 7383 Scioto Pkwy Columbus, Ohio Get Directions
  • Monday September 26th 2022
    11:30 AM
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  • Monday September 26th 2022
    02:00 PM
2022 Arthritis Foundation Golf Classic - Columbus, OH

Join us for a fun day of golf while raising funds for the 60 million americans and 300,000 children living with arthritis.

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Dublin Metro Center 555 Metro Place N Dublin, Ohio Get Directions
  • Friday August 19th 2022 10:00 AM
  • through
  • Saturday August 20th 2022 06:00 PM
2022 Classic Auto Show & Cruise In - Columbus, OH

Happy 40th anniversary to us! The Classic Auto Show began in 1982 and other than that weird COVID year, we have been going strong every year since! We are excited to be turning 40 and are looking forward to seeing you at the show this year. We will once again have the pleasure of hosting the show in the Great City of Dublin, Ohio at the Dublin Metro Center.

Scioto Reserve Country Club 7383 Scioto Pkwy Columbus, Ohio Get Directions
  • Monday September 26th 2022 11:30 AM
  • through
  • Monday September 26th 2022 02:00 PM
2022 Arthritis Foundation Golf Classic - Columbus, OH

Join us for a fun day of golf while raising funds for the 60 million americans and 300,000 children living with arthritis.

Genoa Park / COSI 303 W Broad St Columbus, Ohio Get Directions
  • Saturday December 3rd 2022 12:00 AM
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  • Saturday December 3rd 2022 12:00 AM
2022 Jingle Bell Run - Columbus, OH

The Jingle Bell Run for Arthritis is among the nation's most incredible themed events. This fun and festive 5K race benefits the Arthritis Foundation's fight for the arthritis community - and helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Wear your favorite holiday outfit, tie jingle bells to your shoelaces and help us find a cure!

Bellingham High School 60 Blackstone St Bellingham, Washington Get Directions
  • Saturday December 10th 2022 12:00 AM
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  • Saturday December 10th 2022 12:00 AM
2022 Jingle Bell Run - Bellingham, WA

The Jingle Bell Run for Arthritis is among the nation's most incredible themed events. This fun and festive 5K race benefits the Arthritis Foundation's fight for the arthritis community - and helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Wear your favorite holiday outfit, tie jingle bells to your shoelaces and help us find a cure!

The Town Center at Levis Commons 3201 Levis Commons Blvd. Toledo, Ohio Get Directions
  • Saturday December 10th 2022 12:00 AM
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  • Saturday December 10th 2022 12:00 AM
2022 Jingle Bell Run - Toledo, OH

The Jingle Bell Run for Arthritis is among the nation's most incredible themed events. This fun and festive 5K race benefits the Arthritis Foundation's fight for the arthritis community - and helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Wear your favorite holiday outfit, tie jingle bells to your shoelaces and help us find a cure!

Washington Park S Downing St & E Louisiana Ave Denver, Colorado Get Directions
  • Sunday December 11th 2022 12:00 AM
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  • Sunday December 11th 2022 12:00 AM
2022 Jingle Bell Run - Colorado

The Jingle Bell Run for Arthritis is among the nation's most incredible themed events. This fun and festive 5K race benefits the Arthritis Foundation's fight for the arthritis community - and helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Wear your favorite holiday outfit, tie jingle bells to your shoelaces and help us find a cure!

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Christopher H
Christopher H
April 21, 2020 - 5:59 PM

Hello, Everyone. I am happy to see that so many of you have registered for the Pediatric Rheumatology Update for JA Parents on Thursday. Thank you Katie for setting up the connection for our group. See you soon.

Melanie K
Melanie K
January 13, 2020 - 3:58 PM

Hi All! I can’t wait to see you all in person sometime soon. I’m thrilled to be a part of a local Connect group and am happy to help in any way! Research updates are my jam ;)

Katie H
Katie H
January 9, 2020 - 7:06 PM

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The Arthritis Foundation is focused on finding a cure and championing the fight against arthritis with life-changing information, advocacy, science and community. We can only achieve these goals with your help. Strong, outspoken and engaged volunteers will help us conquer arthritis. By getting involved, you become a leader in our organization and help make a difference in the lives of millions. Join us and become a Champion of Yes.

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Tell us what matters most to you. Change the future of arthritis.

By taking part in the Live Yes! INSIGHTS assessment, you’ll be among those changing lives today and changing the future of arthritis, for yourself and for 54 million others. And all it takes is just 10 minutes.

Your shared experiences will help:

- Lead to more effective treatments and outcomes
- Develop programs to meet the needs of you and your community
- Shape a powerful agenda that fights for you

Now is the time to make your voice count, for yourself and the entire arthritis community. 

Currently this program is for the adult arthritis community.  Since the needs of the juvenile arthritis (JA) community are unique, we are currently working with experts to develop a customized experience for JA families. 

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By sharing your experience, you’re showing decision-makers the realities of living with arthritis, paving the way for change. You’re helping break down barriers to care, inform research and create resources that make a difference in people’s lives, including your own.

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As a partner, you will help the Arthritis Foundation provide life-changing resources, science, advocacy and community connections for people with arthritis, the nations leading cause of disability. Join us today and help lead the way as a Champion of Yes.

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