Arthritis New Zealand. Canterbury

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To give practical help and advice to those affected by arthritis in the community. Administer taxi vouchers. Very involved in educational activities, aimed to promote independence and self-management. Various seminars and clinics held at different locations throughout the year. We believe that informed people do better

Meeting Times

Office hours: Monday to Friday 9am-4pm.
Social meeting: 1st Wednesday, 1.30-3pm, Cashmere Club, 88 Hunter Terrace

Hotline

0800 663 463

Phone

366-8383

Fax

377-8239

Email

canterburysc@arthritis.org.nz

Location

15 Washington Way, Sydenham, Christchurch 8011

Postal Address

PO Box 13363, Armagh, Christchurch 8141

Programmes / Events

Courses, clinics and seminars; gentle exercise to music; hydrotherapy exercise classes; Auto-Immune Support Group & information, including Paget's information and polymyalgia rheumatica information, Fibromyalgia Support Group, Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Web Sites(s)

http://www.arthritis.org.nz

http://www.arthritis.org.nz/category/canterbury/

First Contact

Position Title

Arthritis Educator

Bus. Phone

366-8383

Fax

377-8239

Email

viv.newnham@arthritis.org.nz

Locations

Avonhead , Banks Peninsula Ward (Christchurch) , Beckenham , Burwood , Burwood Ward (Christchurch) , Canterbury , Central Ward (Christchurch) , Coastal Ward (Christchurch) , Darfield , Fendalton , Fendalton Ward (Christchurch) , Halswell Ward (Christchurch) , Harewood Ward (Christchurch) , Heathcote Ward (Christchurch) , Hornby , Hornby Ward (Christchurch) , Ilam , Innes Ward (Christchurch) , Kaiapoi , Linwood , Linwood Ward (Christchurch) , Merivale , Papanui Ward (Christchurch) , Rangiora , Riccarton , Riccarton Ward (Christchurch) , Selwyn District , Spreydon Ward (Christchurch) , Sumner , Sydenham , Waimairi Ward (Christchurch) , Waimakariri District

Subjects

Ankylosing spondylitis , Arthritis , Arthritis -- Patients -- Services for , Arthritis in children , Artificial joints , Autoimmune diseases , Exercise , Fibromyalgia , Gout , Health , Health and welfare , Lupus , Medical support groups , Middle-aged persons -- Recreation , Osteitis deformans , Osteoarthritis , Polymyalgia rheumatica , Psoriatic arthritis , Rheumatoid arthritis , Scleroderma (Disease) , Swimming , Systemic scleroderma

Last Updated

Sep. 2016

Last Contacted

July 2018