Find us on Facebook!
Indiana County, PennsylvaniaDepartment of Human Services
Kids pushing hula hoops in a field of grass. A group of smiling people huddling with their heads together, shot from the ground. Kindergarden aged children on a schoolroom floor interacting with a teacher. Group of people planting a tree.
3 happy young male students Son riding on dad's shoulders with mom steadying the boy in a green hay field Young girl riding a tire swing Young girl blowing on a dandelion 3 children frolicing under a large tree at sunset
College aged students sorting clothing donations Middle aged couple embracing in front of a construction site Family of 4 smiling on a couch in a living room Family of 3 in a field
Newborn with a cute teddy bear hat Little league baseball player running the bases Young child playing peek-a-boo behind a large yellow window College aged male volunteering Wide eyed and wide mouthed infant being stood up by a doctor.

Resource Directory

Last Updated On: 12/04/2020
Click here to edit this resource provider listing
Click here to print this resource provider listing

Arthritis Foundation Western Pennsylvania

Organizational Information

Parent Organization

Arthritis Foundation Great Lakes Region

Vision, Mission and/or Purpose of Organization

The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases.

Legal Structure

Non-profit corporation

Contact Information

Key Leader(s)

Beth Brown -  Vice President

Contact Person(s)

Debbie Waksmunski - Office Manager

Contact Number(s)


Contact Email(s)

Web Addresses

Primary Address

790 Holiday Drive
Foster Plaza 11
Pittsburgh, PA, 15220

Service Information

Service Area

19 counties in Western PA, including Fayette, Indiana, Somerset and Westmoreland Counties

Service Description

Professional Education and Training

Research: National Level, Chapter Level - University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Arthritis "helpline"

Public Education: Educational Materials, Physician's referral list,Speaker's Bureau, Arthritis Today magazine ($20 membership)

Available Hours

8:30 am - 5:00 pm / Monday through Friday

Fees/Cost for Services

As indicated

Eligibility Requirements

Open to all people with arthritis, their families and the general public.

Miscellaneous Information

Volunteer Use


Volunteer Need


Volunteer Description

We could use volunteers who are willing and able to answer the phones, do mailings, filing, and data entry. We welcome volunteers who are interested in taking leader classes and lead our aquatic, exercise, and self-help programs, as well as volunteers for our speakers bureau to give presentations on arthritis in our chapter territory.