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Take A Pain Check Foundation: Impacting our community faster than our inflamation

Our Mission

Take a Pain Check Foundation (TAPC) is on a mission to empower youth and young adults with rheumatic disease. Originally started as a podcast, the TAPC Foundation has grown into a strong community of volunteers and ambassadors. 

Map of the 200+ countries TAPC has impacted, including; United States Canada United Kingdom India South Africa Australia Germany Philippines Netherlands Indonesia Poland Malaysia Sweden Italy Mexico Ireland France Brazil New Zealand and many more
Graduation Ceremony

 NEW scholarship!

STEM without limits: Take a Pain Check Scholarship

STIM sans limites: Bourse Take a Pain Check

We have two $2500 scholarships available!

Apply before January 31, 2024 

Latest Podcast Episodes

Latest Opportunities

Apply to join our Make Rheum for Youth Subcommittee, click this image to learn more.
Apply to be a podcast guest, click this image to learn more.

75+

PODCAST EPISODES

50+

ACTIVE VOLUNTEERS

30K+

RECEIVED IN GRANTS

Image of lots of our community members at our events and wearing our merch!
Photos of our merch! Including a t-shirt and hat with our logo, and a tote bag and phone case with the phrase "take a pain check, sleep, advocate, podcast, repeat, take a pain check"

#TAPCMERCH

Support the podcast by wearing the very latest Essentials & Podcast Merch! Feel free to send us a picture of you with your merch to join our collection! Use #takeapaincheck to help us raise awareness.

HELP GROW THE COMMUNITY

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