Arthritis SA thanks our Supporters
Welcome to Arthritis SA
Arthritis SA is committed to improving the quality of life of people with arthritis and related conditions. Arthritis SA aims to reduce the social and economic burden of arthritis through research, education and support.
An integral part of Arthritis SA's commitment to all South Australians is to ensure our programmes and support services are available in various locations throughout metropolitan and rural South Australia.
Register your interest today if you would like to participate in a course near you.
A reminder that membership fees for 2014/15 are now due.
Membership is one of the most valuable contributions you can make to your self-management and knowledge about arthritis. It ensures you receive information about research at the cutting edge of arthritis treatments. It also gives you open access to our health educators during business hours and entry into one or more of our support groups. You can even attend any of our courses at no charge.
Membership this year will be particularly special. You will be joining us in time for our 40th Anniversary celebrations in 2015.
To renew your membership please call (08) 8379 5711 or click here.
Membership expires on 31 August each year.
Special offer on Health and Wellness Course for Arthritis SA members
Do you want to learn new strategies and life skills to enhance your happiness and wellbeing?
Building Positive Wellbeing - Health and Wellness Introductory Course
Facilitators: Amanda Shields - Occupational Therapist, Health Coach, Trainer
Mark Marston - Master of Teaching, Life Coach
Dates: Saturday 25th Oct & 1st Nov: 9.30am-1pm (2 x 3.5 hours)
Location: Arthritis SA, 118 Richmond Road, Marleston SA
Cost: $100 inclusive GST (includes morning tea in both sessions)
$75 - Discounted price for Arthritis SA members
For information on how to book and the course overview click on the link below.
The Bones and Joints School
The Bones and Joints School is all about learning how to develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle in order to prevent or delay chronic conditions. The online school is a virtual and interactive portal for children, parents and teachers. This innovative website was created in conjunction with the Australian School Curriculum and is a great resource for teachers.
The website has modules and activities that encourages family health by providing information on healthy eating, exercise growth and healthy bone and joint management. The Bones and Joints School is an initiative of Arthritis & Osteoporosis Western Australia and was funded by Telethon.
Two-minute exercise videos
These 2-minute exercise routines offer a simple range of motion and stretching exercises designed to reduce joint pain and stiffness.