“Even through suffering we can achieve great things” – Chris Stanford Here at Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW we’re constantly in awe of our amazing members – and Chris Stanford is no exception! After years of chronic pain, Chris was diagnosedread more..
William’s Walk, Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW’s annual event to raise the profile of juvenile arthritis was held on Saturday 21st March at Parramatta Park and the day was a huge success. Together with the help of supporters and the widerread more..
Arthritis Awareness Week is a crucial seven days each year where the spotlight shines on arthritis in the the many forms it takes. There are over 120 different types of arthritis and from 15-21 March 2015, Arthritis Awareness Week hasread more..
There are thousands of children in NSW with juvenile arthritis, yet it is a condition which continues to be misunderstood and under recognised and resourced. Arthritis is commonly perceived to be a condition that affects older people, but Arthritis &read more..
Each year, Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW is proud to host two special camps for children and teenagers with arthritis. Camp Twinkletoes is one of these camps and we visited Stanwell Tops on 20-22 February to set about educating, supporting andread more..
Throughout NSW, there are more than 6,000 children suffering from the extreme pain and fatigue of juvenile arthritis. Usually thought of as an ‘older persons’ disease, arthritis in children is a very real condition, and in extreme cases can evenread more..
Each year, Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW comes together to celebrate some of the most inspiring and resilient members of our community at William’s Walk. Raising money to change the lives of children and families living with juvenile arthritis, William’s Walkread more..
Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW is launching a campaign to raise awareness for juvenile arthritis in NSW, in particular the levels of paediatric rheumatology in this state. With more than 6,000 children throughout NSW living with juvenile arthritis, there are justread more..
Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW has recently launched the Juvenile Arthritis Campaign aimed at raising much needed awareness and funds for the thousands of children struggling with arthritis throughout NSW. More than 6,000 children live with the condition and there areread more..
In 2014, Arthritis & Osteoporosis NSW continued its mission to raise awareness of the extent of these conditions. Recent reports from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) outlined the growing need to address what is fast becoming aread more..