Arthritis Society (The) - Thunder Bay

Site: Arthritis Society (The) - Thunder Bay

Service: Arthritis Rehabilitation and Education Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers a client-based program for individuals living with arthritis 
  • Assesses and provides a variety of services and ideas to assist people of all ages living with arthritis
 
Teaches individuals with a confirmed diagnosis of arthritis how to adapt in the following areas: 
  • Pain management 
  • Medication updates 
  • Exercises to reduce stiffness, increase strength and improve fitness  
  • Feeling less tired  
  • Protecting joints and the use of helpful devices  
  • Coping with the emotional impact of arthritis  
  • How family can help 
  • Adapting to their home or workplace  
  • Referrals to other services in the community
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Individuals with a confirmed diagnosis of arthritis
Application Call for information
Languages English
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-345-9535
Toll Free Phone Toronto: 1-800-321-1433
Fax 807-344-1915
E-Mail info@on.arthritis.ca
Website www.arthritis.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Site Location North Ward, behind the Persian Man on Central
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 895 Tungsten St, Ste 5
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6H2
 
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Intersection Tungsten St and Central Ave
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Fundraising ; Donations