Ankylosing Spondylitis Group of Queensland

Support group details

Group Name
Ankylosing Spondylitis Group of Queensland
Group Description
To support people, including their family and friends, who have Ankylosing Spondylitis through an informative newsletter filled with exercises, group activities & related articles. We get together socially as a group to have fun & it gives everyone a change to talk to people experiencing living with Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Who can Join
partners, families, friends & the wider community
Contact hours
Hydrotherapy Tues 6:30pm - 7:30pm with physiotherapist - phone for cost
Where we meet
Hydrotherapy Pool, Level 2, Ned Hanlon Building, Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital, Butterfield St
Also called Bechterew's disease. Phone support. Newsletters. Fact sheets. Seminars. Social outings. Educational workshops.
More Info
Supporting people living with AS (a painful progressive inflammatory arthritis) by: Encouraging each person to take responsibility for their health. Facilitating the provision of exercise programs, classes & educational workshops. Providing opportunities to meet socially. Encouraging research into the cause, management & prevention of AS. The AS Group is run by volunteers.
Group Focus
Support through social events & exercise for Ankylosing Spondylitis & encouraging research into the cause, management & prevention of AS.
Area serviced
Brisbane North
Phone contact
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