Events

Jan
29
Mon
Dame Carol Black talk @ ARMA Annual Lecture @ Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

We are excited to announce Arthritis Action is sponsoring this year’s annual lecture by Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Alliance (ARMA), with a talk by Dame Carol Black, who will be reviewing the progress to date, as outlined in the recent government paper ‘Improving Lives: the future of work, health and disability, and the other actions, tools and guidance needed to make progress’.

The lecture will take place at 6pm on the 29th January, at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and you can book tickets here.

About Dame Carol Black

Professor Dame Carol Black is Principal of Newnham College Cambridge, expert adviser on health and work at Public Health England, expert adviser to NHS England on the health and wellbeing of NHS staff and Chairman of the Nuffield Trust for Research and Policy Studies in Health Services.  She is also a member of the Welsh Government’s Bevan Commission on health in Wales. She has recently completed for the Prime Minister an independent review of the impact of addiction to drugs, alcohol or obesity on employment and the benefits system.

About ARMA

The Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Alliance (ARMA) is the umbrella body for the arthritis and musculoskeletal community in the UK, and our mission is to transform the quality of life of people with musculoskeletal conditions. Our member organisations include patient support groups, research charities and national professional bodies.

Jan
30
Tue
London Arthritis Action Group
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We look forward to welcoming you to the first London Arthritis Action Group of 2018.

Feb
1
Thu
Eastbourne Arthritis Action Group
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Eastbourne Arthritis Action Group

Please come along to our next Eastbourne Arthritis Action Group 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.

Speaker: Leonie Prowles:  Extended Scope Practitioner at Sussex MSK Partnership East

 

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.

 

Feb
5
Mon
Ferndown Arthritis Action Group
Feb 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ferndown Arthritis Action Group

Please come along to our Ferndown  Arthritis Action Group 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.

Speaker: Kim Pouliase –  Podiatrist in Rheumatology (Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust) 

 

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.

 

Kent Arthritis Action Group
Feb 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Kent Arthritis Action Group

Please come along to our next Kent Arthritis Action Group 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.

Speaker: Claire Cooke – Cognitive Behaviour Therapist – Think Action 

 

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.

 

Feb
6
Tue
Staines Arthritis Action Group
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Staines Arthritis Action Group

Please come along to our next Staines Arthritis Action Group 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.

Speaker: Nancy Berry – Public Health Manager at Spelthorne Leisure Centre. 

 

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.

 

Feb
7
Wed
Norwich Arthritis Action Group
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Norwich Arthritis Action Group

Our first Norwich 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.

Our speaker this month will be Katherine Dyer, Clinical Nurse Manager, Pain Management Service at Norwich University Hospital who will be presenting a talk on how to approach pain management without focusing on medication-based methods.

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.

Feb
9
Fri
SME Warrington @ Warrington
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm
SME Warrington @ Warrington | United Kingdom

We are very excited to announce that for the first time, we will be hosting one of our Self-Management Events (SME) in Warrington!

Programme:

Day 1 (9th Feb) – 18:00 – 20:30

Day 2 (10th Feb) – 14:00 – 16.30

Location:  Orford Jubilee Neighbourhood Hub, Jubilee Way, Orford, Warrington, WA2 8HE

You can book here:

or send us an email at info@arthritisaction.org.ukor call us on 020 3781 7120  for more information.

Please note, we have high demand for our events, so book as early as you can, to avoid disappointment!
Feb
12
Mon
Coventry Arthritis Action Group
Feb 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coventry Arthritis Action Group

Our first Coventry 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.

Our speaker this month will be Claire Toone from the FIbromyalgia Support Group in Coventry, presenting a talk on how to support people with fibromyalgia.

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. 

Feb
13
Tue
Leicester Arthritis Action Group
Feb 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leicester Arthritis Action Group

Our first Leicester 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.

Our speakers this month will be Yusuf Mangera and Barbara PonciaCognitive Behavioural Therapists (IAPT), Open Mind Service Nottingham NHS Trust who will be presenting a talk on the long-term conditions they have a specialist interest in.

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.

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