National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society

Details

Ground Floor, Unit 4, Switchback Office Park, Gardner Road
Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 7RJ

Phone: 0845 458 3969 / Helpline: 0800 298 7650
Fax: 0845 458 3971
helpline@nras.org.uk
http://www.nras.org.uk

Contact Details

Helpline Manager: Victoria Butler
Email: helpline@nras.org.uk

Organisation Info

Charity No: SC0 39721
Hours: By telephone - helpline freephone: 0800 298 7650. Monday - Friday between 9.30am and 4.30pm. General enquiries - 0845 458 3969 Monday to Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm.
Notes:
AIMS: To provide support and information for people with rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile idiopathic arthritis, their families, friends and carers, and health professionals with an interest in rheumatoid arthritis.

Our helpline team provide information and support for callers. Free phone helpline number is 0800 298 7650 open Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4.30pm.

Volunteers:
Volunteer Screening:  Yes
Expenses Paid:  Yes
Insurance Cover:   Yes
Volunteer Policy:   Yes

What They Do:
Volunteers establish local support groups, provide peer to peer support on the telephone, create awareness of the disease through distributing our leaflets/posters/brochures, being case studies for local and national media, assisting the medical profession through participation in surveys, clinical research of the training of medical staff, fund raising, working in the office on an occasional basis, contributing articles for our newsletters and website and the demonstration of new technology.

Restrictions:
All volunteers have rheumatoid arthritis.