Our vision is for people to live active lives, free from the impact of arthritis.

Self-Management Resource

Welcome to Arthritis Action

Arthritis Action is the only UK charity offering hands-on, practical help for people with arthritis to improve their quality of life whilst living with the condition. We offer our Members healthy eating advice, clinical appointments, exercise tips and pain management techniques whether or not they are having medical treatment. See the benefits of membership, or sign up to receive our free electronic Newsletter.

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      We offer our Members the opportunity to have clinical appointments with our network of healthcare professionals called Associated Practitioners (APs). These professionals are qualified as osteopaths, chartered physiotherapists, McTimoney chiropractors and acupuncturists.

      To find your nearest AP, just put in your postcode and the nearest practitioners (in a radius of 30 miles) will appear as flags on the map. Please click on the flags to find out more details about each practitioner. Alternatively, just click on the flags in your area of the country.

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      Our work is funded solely by donations. We rely on the money you provide to enable us to support people to manage their arthritis. Whatever you can give makes a huge difference. For more information on how your money helps click here

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      Mar
      25
      Mon
      Ferndown Arthritis Action Group @ St Mary's Church
      Mar 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      Ferndown Arthritis Action Group @ St Mary's Church | England | United Kingdom

      Please join us at our next Ferndown Arthritis Action Group.

      The event will provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      Interested? Attendance is Free for Members, £2 for non-Members – Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.

       

      Mar
      26
      Tue
      Leicester Arthritis Action Group @ Dock, Pioneer Park
      Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      Leicester Arthritis Action Group @ Dock, Pioneer Park | England | United Kingdom

      Please join us at our next Leicester Arthritis Action Group. Ruth Smith from Arthritis Action will be talking about Goal Setting and Pacing.

      The event will also provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      Interested? Attendance is Free for Members, £2 for non-Members – Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.

       

      Mar
      28
      Thu
      Southampton Arthritis Action Group @ Third Age Centre (3AC)
      Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
      Southampton Arthritis Action Group @ Third Age Centre (3AC) | England | United Kingdom

      Please join us at our Southampton Arthritis Action Group where we will hear from Jonathan Clarke, Arthritis Action Associated Practitioner.

      The event will provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      Interested? Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.

      Derby Arthritis Action Group @ St Peter's in the City
      Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      Derby Arthritis Action Group @ St Peter's in the City | England | United Kingdom

      Please join us at our first Derby Arthritis Action Group.

      The event will provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      Interested? Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.

      Mar
      30
      Sat
      Warrington Arthritis Action Group @ Orford Jubilee Neighbourhood Hub
      Mar 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

      Please join us at our Warrington Arthritis Action Group where we will be joined by Andrea Rees, LifeTime Officer, LifeTime. She will talk about LifeTime: Keep active, Connected and Learning.

      The event will provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      About the talk:

      LifeTime provides activities, advice and social events for people in their fifties, sixties, seventies or eighties and above. Running more than 60 events each week, including a camera club, community choir and exercise classes, there’s something for everyone.

      Andrea Rees will be talking about the range of classes that LifeTime run. All classes can be adapted for all abilities so whether you are a regular or are wanting to try something new they have something for everyone.

      Interested? Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.

      Apr
      9
      Tue
      Staines Arthritis Action Group @ Staines Library
      Apr 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      Staines Arthritis Action Group @ Staines Library | England | United Kingdom

      Our next Staines Arthritis Action Group this year will provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      Interested? Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.

       

      Apr
      10
      Wed
      Norwich Arthritis Action Group @ Assembly House
      Apr 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      Norwich Arthritis Action Group @ Assembly House | England | United Kingdom

      Please join us at our Norwich Arthritis Action Group. The event will provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      Lucy Reeve, & Liz Harrison, Senior Occupational Therapists, Norwich and Norfolk University Hospital, talking about OT Services.

      We will welcome Lucy Reeve, Occupational Therapist,talking about OT Services and how can they help you live more easily with your condition? Lucy Reeve and Liz Harrison are Senior Occupational Therapists who collectively have over fifty years of experience working in Rheumatology and Pain Management in Norfolk. They currently both work for the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust.The afternoon session will explore the role of Occupational Therapists in helping you with pain and fatigue, associated with various rheumatic conditions.

      Interested? Attendance is Free for Members, £2 for non-Members – Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.

      Apr
      11
      Thu
      Eastbourne Arthritis Action Group @ Community Wise
      Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      Eastbourne Arthritis Action Group @ Community Wise | England | United Kingdom

      Please join us at our Eastbourne Arthritis Action Group. The event will provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      Interested? Attendance is Free for Members, £2 for non-Members – Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.

      Apr
      16
      Tue
      Stoke-On-Trent Arthritis Action Group @ City Central Library
      Apr 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      Stoke-On-Trent Arthritis Action Group @ City Central Library | England | United Kingdom

      Join us at our first Stoke-On-Trent Arthritis Action Group!

      This event will provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      Interested? Attendance is Free for Members, £2 for non-Members – Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.

       

      London Arthritis Action Group @ St Margaret’s Activity Centre
      Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
      London Arthritis Action Group @ St Margaret’s Activity Centre | England | United Kingdom

      This event will also provide an opportunity to meet others living in your area with arthritis, share hints and tips and  to let us know what you would like to gain from the Self-Management Approach.

      Interested? Attendance is Free for Members, £2 for non-Members – Please call us now on 02037 817120 – or email us: info@arthritisaction.org.uk to reserve your place.