A variety of groups meet regularly. These groups provide the opportunity to share information and encouragement in living effectively with a chronic condition.
Arthritis Support Group
10.30 am every 2nd Monday of the month
Venue: Coffee Shop, Hellenic Club, Phillip, ACT
Rheumatoid Arthritis & Sjogren’s Syndrome Interest Group
10.30 am every 2nd Thursday of the month
Venue: Mawson Club, Heard St Mawson ACT
Gumtree Playgroup – for parents with chronic health issues
Every Monday during school terms 10.00 am – 11.30 am
Cook Cubby Playroom, ACT Playgroup Assoc, Cook
Arthritis ACT Peer Mentor Program
Arthritis ACT Provides trained volunteers of different ages and backgrounds that live with some form of Arthritis and other longer-term health conditions. Over one or several meetings a Peer Mentor might assist with personal understanding, listening and feedback; helping you make plans for your well being; providing information; and suggesting possible helpful resources and services. This is a free service over seen by experienced health professionals.
For further information about any of our support programs please contact Arthritis ACT on 1800 011 041 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.