Mensajes del sistema


¡Toma nota! Ingresa o regístrate y podrás:

  • Añadir a favoritos avisos para revisar en otro momento
  • Guardar tus búsquedas preferidas
  • Recibir e-mails diarios de avisos que corresponden a tus intereses
  • Compartir avisos dentro de tu red
  • Conectarse con sus organizaciones favoritas
  • Publica oportunidades para tu organización
Ingresa Regístrate

En esta página puedes...

Logo de la organización

Arthritis Foundation | Great West Region, Northern California Office

Organización sin fines de lucro

Última modificación: 18/12/2014 02:23:19

Descripción

The Arthritis Foundation (AF) works to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control, and cure of arthritis and related diseases.

Established in 1948, AF is a volunteer-driven, national nonprofit organization dedicated to finding a cure for over 120 types of arthritis including:

  • rheumatoid arthritis;
  • juvenile arthritis;
  • osteoporosis;
  • lupus;
  • osteoarthritis;
  • gout;
  • ankylosing spondylitis;
  • fibromylagia;
  • tendonitis/bursitis;
  • scleroderma; and
  • carpal tunnel syndrome.

The Arthritis Foundation | Great West Region, Northern California Office is located in San Francisco and serves 16 counties--from the Oregon border to Carmel--including:

  • Del Norte;
  • Humboldt;
  • Sonoma;
  • Lake;
  • Napa;
  • Solano;
  • Marin;
  • Contra Costa;
  • Alameda;
  • Mendocino;
  • San Francisco;
  • San Mateo;
  • Santa Clara;
  • San Benito;
  • Santa Cruz; and
  • Monterey.

Arthritis refers to more than 100 different diseases - many of which include joint and organ inflammation - whose common denominators are chronic pain and loss of mobility.

Over 52 million people have doctor diagnosed arthritis in the US. Arthritis is the #1 cause of disability in the US. Of those individuals, women with arthritis outnumber men three to one. Locally, 2 million people have some form of arthritis. Arthritis affects people of all ages, including 300,000 children - more than cystic fibrosis, muscular dystrophy and sickle cell anemia combined. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis is one of the most common chronic illnesses of children and California has the most cases out of any state in the US with 38,000 cases.

Arthritis limits the activities and work of 25 million Americans. In 2009, the cost to the US economy of arthritis was $128 billion - $46 billion in direct medical expense and $82 billion in lost productivity.

The need is great and AF needs great people to volunteer to make a difference in the lives of people living with these diseases. Please join us!

Avisos de Arthritis Foundation

Ver todos (2)

Historial de Arthritis Foundation

Ver todos (54)

Organizaciones de Arthritis Foundation

Todavía no tiene ningún contacto. Haz clic aquí para conectar esta organización con tu organización.

Gente de Arthritis Foundation

Ver todos (5)
    cecilia haywood image

    cecilia haywood

    Ubicación:
    san francisco, CA, US
    Sandy Lee image

    Sandy Lee

    Ubicación:
    San Luis Obispo, CA, US
    Detalles:
    Seguidor, Miembro o estudiante
    Brian Byrdsong image

    Brian Byrdsong

    Ubicación:
    San Francisco, CA, US
    Victoria image

    Victoria

    Ubicación:
    San Francisco, CA, US
    Detalles:
    Seguidor
    Deborah image

    Deborah

    Ubicación:
    San Francisco, CA, US
    Detalles:
    Seguidor

Información de contacto

Fecha de creación: 1948

Número de identificación del gobierno: 38-3826066

Email: Ingresa para ver las direcciones de email.

Sitios web:
http://www.arthritis.org/northern-california

Teléfono: 415-356-1230

Fax: 415-356-1240

Dirección:
657 Mission Street, Suite 603, San Francisco, CA, 94105, US

Administradores

Regístrate o ingresa para administrar esta página.