Arthritis Society

Ontario Division, Halton-Peel Region

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Record #: CWL0005 Last Modified: 09 Feb 2015 Last Full Update: 09 Feb 2015
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Description & Services
Alternate NameLa Societe d'arthrite
DescriptionThe Arthritis Society is Canada's only not-for-profit organization devoted solely to funding and promoting arthritis research, programs and patient care 
 
Programs offered include the Arthritis Rehabilitation and Education Program, Chronic Pain Management workshops, toll-free information line, www.arthritis.ca, Public Forums.
HoursMon-Fri 8:30am-5pm 
Arthritis Information Line Mon-Fri 10am-4pm
Areas ServedHalton Region ; Peel Region
BoundariesHalton and Peel Regional boundaries. Services do exist in most parts of Ontario and can be accessed by calling 1-800-321-1433
EligibilityAll ages
FeesMembership - available ; Most programs are offered free of charge
LanguagesEnglish
Contact Information
Address & Map
40 Finchgate Blvd, Ste 214
Brampton, ON L6T 3J1
 
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IntersectionTorbram Rd and Queen St E
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone4169797228
Fax905-455-6989
After Hours Phone1-800-321-1433
Toll Free PhoneArthritis Information Line 1-800-321-1433
E-Mailkrainford@arthritis.ca
Websitewww.arthritis.ca
Primary ContactKim Rainford, Program Assistant; Phone: 905-455-6273 ext 222; Fax: 905-455-6989; Email: krainford@on.arthritis.ca
Other Details
Print MaterialLarge variety of print material availalbe through Brampton office or by calling 1-800-321-1433
Established1948
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health & Long-term Care ; Donations
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsArthritis ; Fibromyalgia ; Fundraising ; Health education ; Medical research ; Occupational therapy ; Pain ; Physiotherapy ; Recreational activities ; Social work services ; Support groups ; Swimming ; Volunteer opportunities