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Organization: Arthritis Society - Halton East and Peel Region-Brampton  
Phone Numbers: 905-564-3233
Toll-Free: 1-800-321-1433
After Hours: 1-800-321-1433
Fax: 905-564-3338
Email: info@on.arthritis.ca
Website: www.arthritis.ca
Address:
6200 Dixie Rd, Unit 227
Mississauga, ON
L5T 2E1
Intersection: Dixie Rd and Courtneypark Dr E
Location: Brampton
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4pm
Service Description: Education, programs and support to people living with arthritis

Arthritis Rehabilitation and Education Program (AREP) - 1-800-321-1433 ext 1301
Community-based rehabilitation program * physiotherapists, occupational therapists and social workers available * individual consultation and group education sessions
Topics may include:
  • dealing with pain
  • arthritis medications
  • exercises to reduce stiffness, increase strength and improve fitness
  • new ways to be active and minimize stress on joints
  • coping with the emotional impact of arthritis
  • self-management strategies
www.arthritis.ca/support-education/support-in-your-community/arthritis-rehabilitation-and-education-program

Support and Self Management Programs:

Chronic Pain Management Workshops - 2-hour course on pain management * participants learn new information and skills, discuss ideas and share experiences with others that have chronic pain or care about people who live with chronic pain

Online Self-Management Courses - E-learning programs, including "Mental Health and Well Being" and "Overcoming Fatigue"

Project Thrive - annual event for families living with childhood arthritis to come together, learn and have fun

Fees: None
Application: Self-referral or referral from health care provider for people with arthritis
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People of any age with any form of a confirmed arthritis diagnosis and their families
Languages: English ; French
Language Note: French website
Area(s) Served:
Halton Region and Peel Region  
See Also: Arthritis
Community Support Services
Fibromyalgia
Lupus
Self-Management Support Programs

This information was last completely updated on November 30, 2017

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About Us
Dedicated to a vision of living well while creating a future without arthritis, The Arthritis Society is Canada’s principal health charity providing education, programs and support to Canadians living with arthritis and is the largest non-government funder of arthritis research in Canada.