Arthritis Foundation Western Pennsylvania

Parent Organization

Arthritis Foundation

Options: Vision, Mission and/or Purpose of Organization

The Arthritis Foundation is the only national not-for-profit organization that supports the more than 100 types of arthritis and related conditions. Founded in 1948, with headquarters in Atlanta, the Arthritis Foundation has multiple service points located throughout the country. The Arthritis Foundation is the largest private, not-for-profit contributor to arthritis research in the world, funding more than $380 million in research grants since 1948. The foundation helps people take control of arthritis by providing public health education; pursuing public policy and legislation; and conducting evidence-based programs to improve the quality of life for those living with arthritis.


Key Leaders

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Beth Brown Vice President

Contact Information

Contact Person(s)

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Debbie Waksmunski Office Manager 412-566-1645 412-250-3345 412-539-1182

Contact Phone Numbers

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412-566-1645 Phone
412-539-1182 Fax

Contact Emails

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Web Addresses

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Primary Address


Foster Plaza #11
790 Holiday Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
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Services Provided

Service Description

  • Information and referral (children & adults). Arthritis evidence based exercise programs. Community Awareness programs. Support and parent education groups.

Available Hours

8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday

Fees/Cost for Services


Speaker Available


Volunteer Use


Volunteer Need


Thank You To Our Sponsors

We are grateful to our many partners who provide financial and operational support.