Patient and Caregiver Resources

The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) offers a variety of trusted educational information about arthritis and other rheumatic diseases for patients and caregivers. The ACR also offers information about medication Assistance Programs for rheumatology patients.

Be Informed

Browse more than 80 free, patient-focused fact sheets and videos for rheumatology patients including:

The Simple Tasks campaign aims to educate the public by deepening the understanding of the impact of these diseases, thereby ensuring those who suffer from their effects receive the proper treatment to enhance their quality of life.

Take Action

Share your Story

Do you have a compelling story to share about how your rheumatic disease affects every day simple tasks? Or about the importance of working with your rheumatologist? By sharing your experience with us, you can help influence policymakers to ensure more favorable policy for people living with a rheumatic disease. Share your story with the American College of Rheumatology.