Please find details of the NRAS group meetings taking place next week:
Thanet NRAS Group
Meetings for 2014 will take place bi-monthly at The New Life Family Church, 8 Church Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1ST from 6:45pm-8:15pm on Mondays.
7th July - Representative from Lakeland will be doing a demonstration with various useful gadgets!
Mid Somerset NRAS Group
Meetings are held at the Taunton Rugby Club, Hyde Lane, Bathpool, Taunton TA2 8BU. In 2014 winter meetings will be held bi-monthly on a Saturday morning and summer meetings will be held on a Tuesday evening.
Tuesday 8th July 7pm - Guest speaker: Jon Thurlow, Pain Management Clinical Specialist
Oxford NRAS Group
This group is co-ordinated by Sue with the support of the Rheumatology Team. Meetings are held in the Lecture
Theatre at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Windmill Road, Oxford OX3 7LD on Tuesdays every second month at 6:30pm to 8:00pm. Look for the NRAS direction posters to the room.
8th July - Catherine McClinton and Catherine Swales will lead ‘Research in Action’ beginning in the Lecture Theatre then to the Clinical Trials Unit to take part in some of the tools used in research
Surrey NRAS Group
This group meets at St. Francis Church Hall, 121 Upper Chobham Road, Frimley, Surrey, GU15 1EE bi-monthly on a Tuesday from 7:30pm-9:30pm. Meetings are open to anyone living with RA, JIA and inflammatory arthritis.
8th July - 'Insight into Podiatry Services' (speaker to be confirmed)
Weston-super-Mare NRAS Group
This group meets bi-monthly on a Wednesday from 6:30pm to 8:30pm (unless otherwise stated) at Asda Community Centre, Asda Stores Ltd, Phillips Road, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 3UZ.
9th July - Jamie Hewitt, Government Affairs Manager at NRAS, the Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
Worcester NRAS Group
Bi-monthly meetings take place on Wednesdays between 6.45pm to 8.30pm at Lyppard Grange Community Centre in Ankerage Green, Warndon Village, Worcester WR4 0DZ.
9th July - Caroline Cox, Children's Arthritis Society
Wrexham NRAS Group
2014 meetings held bi-monthly at Tesco Wrexham, Cresent Road, Wrexham, LL13 8HF from 7:00-8:30pm on a Wednesday. (Please make your way to customer service where someone will be on hand to direct you to the room).
9th July - NRAS Tea Party! An opportunity to get to know each other better over a nice cuppa and some cake (or fruit)!
North East NRAS Group
The North East Group run bi-monthly educational meetings which are held in the Education Centre, Level 1, Freeman Hospital, High Heaton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE7 7DN from 5.30pm-8.00pm.
10th July - Dr. Iain Goff, 'How to get the best from your Consultation'
You, your family, friends and healthcare professionals are all very welcome to attend and you don’t have to be a member of NRAS to attend a group meeting!