Benefits of Membership

Free nutritional and / or weight management consultations

  • Nutritional consultations with our Registered Dietitian.
  • Analysis of your eating habits with feedback and recommendations for change.
  • Other medical conditions taken into account.

Subsidised physical therapy sessions

  • Protected time to discuss your concerns and how the self-management approach might benefit you at the same time as receiving hands on treatment
  • Two subsidised sessions of physical therapy with our associated practitioners per membership year up to the value of £30 per session.
  • Only Chartered Physiotherapists, Registered Osteopaths, Acupuncturists or Remedial Masseurs are affiliated as Associated Practitioners.
  • All Associated Practitioners are healthcare professionals registered with their respective professional bodies.
  • Sessions at our clinic in London available with our Chartered Physiotherapist / Acupuncturist.

Self-management events

  • Free self-managements events are held throughout the year – course dates in 2018 will be announced at the end of 2017.

Arthritis Action Groups

  • Members have the opportunity to create or join Arthritis Action Groups. Groups offer Members a platform to meet others, share experiences and tips on living with arthritis and learn more about local services. We aim to set up Groups across the UK.
  • Two printed magazines a year with news and tips to help you
  • An invitation to the Annual General Meeting and Conference
  • Access to the Members Area of the website where there is a wide range of services for Members such as:
    • A discussion Forum so Members can keep in touch with one another.
    • A place to ask questions.
    • Access to our database of tasty and healthy recipes to download.
    • Access to our database of exercises to download.
    • A secure area where you can renew your membership.