Support for you
There are a number of organisations that offer support to those suffering with arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions.
- The National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS) is an organisation whose aim is to provide information and support for people suffering from Rheumatoid Arthritis, along with their family, friends, carers, and anyone with an interest in RA.
You can find out more information about living with RA and supporting people with RA via the online NRAS publications.
They also have a freephone helpline at 0800 2987650.
- The British Society for Rheumatology (BSR) is an organisation supporting health professionals working in the field of arthritis. Their website also has a section with information for patients.
- Arthritis Research UK is a charity which campaigns on behalf of people with arthritis, and funds research in to making a difference to the lives of people with arthritis.