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Palm Beach County - South Connect Group

Palm Beach County - South, Florida
51 Members

Live Yes! Connect Groups offer local connections, education and empowerment. Adults living with arthritis from our local community come together for professional- and volunteer-led sessions on a variety of topics, as well as fun group activities.     

We offer a place of understanding and encouragement for both people living with arthritis and their loved ones. Group participants become self-advocates, develop self-management skills and learn how to not just survive life with arthritis but to thrive

Upcoming Events

Tropical Park 7900 SW 40th St Miami, Florida Get Directions
  • Sunday December 25th 2022
    12:00 AM
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  • Sunday December 25th 2022
    12:00 AM
2022 Jingle Bell Run - Miami, FL

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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Tropical Park 7900 SW 40th St Miami, Florida Get Directions
  • Sunday December 25th 2022 12:00 AM
  • through
  • Sunday December 25th 2022 12:00 AM
2022 Jingle Bell Run - Miami, FL

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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Alexandra A
Alexandra A
November 29, 2020 - 3:31 AM

Hi everyone! I have an upcoming meeting on Tuesday, Dec 1st for an adaptive yoga class. It will be a virtual event available regionally and begins at 7 pm. This will be the first meeting for a new palm beach county young adults group. 
 

can't wait to see you there! Click the link below to register.

https://arthritisfoundation.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUkdu-orDwpG9IehFK-ZvmH_YsBFiIccK6d

 

James C
James C
April 11, 2020 - 9:12 PM

Dear, Members and family Caregivers, Arthritis is a disease that can create feelings of loneliness and isolation. The Arthritis Foundation’s Live Yes Connect Groups offer support in many locations to help improve the experience of living with Arthritis. As a person with Osteoarthritis I’m very interested in connecting with other people who suffer from the debilitating consequences of Arthritis. I am proud to be a new Live Yes connect group facilitator for members and caregivers who live in Palm Beach County. Our meetings will provide an opportunity to become more knowledgeable about Arthritis and to share experiences in the spirit of offering support to each other. At times, we may hear a guest speaker, watch a video or focus our discussion on a topic of interest. If you think you would find this Support Group rewarding and would like to participate, please contact me I welcome the opportunity to get to know you personally. The Coronavirus pandemic has certainly put us in a state of uncertainty and apprehension. I will be in touch with you regarding the details of our future meetings – agenda, location and date/time. I look forward to hearing from you. Please call or email with any questions. Sincerely, Dr. James Cassidy 561-400-1212 [email protected]

James C
James C
February 12, 2020 - 11:28 PM

Hi my name is Dr. Cassidy a new group facilitator hoping to see everyone on Tuesday Feb 18 2020 at 6:30 pm. What topics would you like to see at an upcoming Live Yes! Connect meeting or event?

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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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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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Our Trailblazers are committed partners ready to lead the way, take action and fight for everyday victories. They contribute $2,000,000 to $2,749,000

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Our Visionary partners help us plan for a future that includes a cure for arthritis. These inspired and inventive champions have contributed $1,500,00 to $1,999,999.

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Our Pioneers are always ready to explore and find new weapons in the fight against arthritis. They contribute $1,000,000 to $1,499,999.

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Our Signature partners make their mark by helping us identify new and meaningful resources for people with arthritis. They contribute $250,000 to $499,999.

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Our Supporting partners are active champions who provide encouragement and assistance to the arthritis community. They contribute $100,000 to $249,999.