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Arthritis Society (The)

Site: Ottawa

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Description and Services
Description (Service) Virtual services only due to COVID19, call for details Services for people with arthritis

* education
* physiotherapy
* occupational therapy
* social work support
* individual assessment and service
* educational groups for people with osteoarthritis, inflammatory arthritis and fibromyalgia
Hours call for details
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility People with a confirmed diagnosis of arthritis
Application Call the office or visit the website for a Referral Form
Languages English ; French
Fees None - However cost recovery may be applicable for material used.
Waiting List Yes, 8-12 weeks
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-723-1083 ext 1584
Toll Free Phone 1-800-321-1433 ext 1584
Fax 613-723-1172
Primary Contact Linda Walker, Program Assistant
Alternate Contact Catherine Harwood, Regional Development Manager, Eastern Ontario; Phone: 613-723-1083 ext 1514; Email:
Primary Executive Philip Ambury, Director, Eastern and Northeastern Ontario; Phone: 613-217-9103; Email:
Public Comments Virtual services only due to COVID19, call for details
Alternate Name Arthritis Rehabilitation and Education Programs ; Community Development - Health and Wellness Programs ; OCR
Legal Name The Arthritis Society
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Rideauview Mall
885 Meadowlands Dr E, Suite 300
Ottawa, ON K2C 3N2
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Intersection Meadowlands Dr and Prince of Wales Dr
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Other Details
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Established 1948
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ontario Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 108071671 RR0003
Service Categories Condition Specific Treatment ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Arthritis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Arthritis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Orthopedic Disabilities ; Medical Social Work ~ Arthritis ; Occupational Therapy ~ Arthritis ; Pain Management ~ Arthritis ; Physical Therapy ~ Arthritis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Arthritis
Print Material Brochures * disease-specific information
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Staff certified by their respective professional associations
Organization Info
Elections National Board of Directors is elected.

Administration: 613-757-3108 Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm

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