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Organization: Arthritis Society (The) - Toronto  
Toll-Free: 1-800-321-1433
Fax: 416-979-8366
Email: info@arthritis.ca
Website: www.arthritis.ca
Address:
393 University Ave, Suite 1700
Toronto, ON
M5G 1E6
Intersection: University Ave and Dundas St W
Location: Toronto (Bay Street Corridor)
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Administration: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm * services by appointment
Public Contacts: Arthritis Rehabilitation and Education Program
1-800-321-1433 ext 3381
- Support and Self Management Programs
1-800-321-1433 ext 3535
Service Description: Education, programs and support to people living with arthritis

Arthritis Rehabilitation and Education Program
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

Support and Self Management Programs

Online self-management courses - E-learning programs, including "Mental Health and Well Being", "Joint Matters at Work", "Managing Chronic Pain", "You and Your Healthcare Provider" and "Overcoming Fatigue"

Support for Childhood Arthritis - resources for families living with childhood arthritis

Flourish - Online health and wellness advice, self-management tips, inspirational stories

Various clinic locations in Etobicoke, North York, Scarborough and Toronto

Fees: Free
Application: Self-referral or referral from health care provider for people with arthritis * see referral form or call office
Eligibility / Target Population: People of any age with any form of a confirmed arthritis diagnosis and their families
Languages: English * French
Language Notes: French website
Area Served:
Toronto, North York, Etobicoke, Scarborough and York  
See Also: Arthritis
Community Support Services
Self-Management Support Programs

This information was last completely updated on October 1, 2018

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© 2018, Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network

Updated October 1, 2018
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"About Us"
Dedicated to a vision of a world where people are free from the devastating effects that arthritis has on lives, 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.