Live Yes! Connect Groups for Adults

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If you are living with Arthritis and its related rheumatic conditions like Rheumatoid Arthritis, Juvenile Arthritis, Lupus, Fibromyalgia, Psoriatic Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis and Osteoarthritis and/or are newly diagnosed with arthritis, a seasoned vet or somewhere in between, you are invited to join us!

Adults of any age are welcome to participate in our support groups. And yes, adult loved ones, friends and caregivers are more than welcome!

  • To join a Live Yes! Connect group, simply click the location or locations below to learn more about the support group.
  • To join individual support groups and receive emails about upcoming events, please press the "Join this Group" button at the top of the Live Yes! Connect group page. You will be prompted to register as a user and create an account on this site. There is no commitment; you can unsubscribe anytime by following the same procedure. But, hey, we hope you’ll enjoy your group so much you won’t want to.
  • If your community is not listed yet, please register as a new user and create an account on this website.  We will email you when we launch a group close to you. 
  • Learn more about local groups and read what people have said.
  • Join our team of positive and enthusiastic volunteers who facilitate local groups. Learn more about starting or co-facilitating a Live Yes! Connect Group in your area and then please complete the Live Yes! Connect Group Application Form to start the process.

Live Yes! Connect Groups for JA Parents can be found here

If you are a researcher or organization seeking to recruit people with arthritis for an academic or marketing research study, or a clinical trial, please use the contact us form. We protect the privacy and information of our support group members and ask that you do not solicit any support groups directly.

Live Yes! Connect Group Locations


Live Yes! Arthritis Network provides personalized help and support to Adults living with all types of arthritis and rheumatic conditions and Parents /Guardians of children living with arthritis. Our programs offer opportunities for connection, education and empowerment via Live Yes! Connect Groups, Online Community and Conferences.

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