Add to clipboard
 |  Share  |  Email  |  Print     Updated August 2, 2017
Suggest an Update
Organization: Arthritis Society (The) - Toronto  
Toll-Free: 1-800-321-1433
Fax: 416-979-8366
Email: info@on.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
Service Description: Education, programs and support to people living with arthritis

Arthritis Rehabilitation and Education Program - 1-800-321-1433 ext 3381
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 - 1-800-321-1433 ext 3360

Chronic Pain Management Workshops - 2-hour course on pain management * participants learn new information and skills, discuss ideas and share experiences with others that have chronic pain or care about people who live with chronic pain

Online self-management courses - E-learning programs, including "Mental Health and Well Being" and "Overcoming Fatigue"

Project Thrive - annual event for families living with childhood arthritis to come together, learn and have fun

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 - Population(s) Served: People of any age with any form of a confirmed arthritis diagnosis and their families
Languages: English ; French
Language Note: French website
Area(s) Served:
Toronto, North York, Etobicoke, Scarborough and York  
See Also: Arthritis
Community Support Services

This information was last completely updated on August 2, 2017

Suggest an Update

© 2018, Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network




About Us
Dedicated to a vision of living well while creating a future without arthritis, 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.