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  • Arthritis Charities Welcome Rheumatology Decision for Wales

    JIA News | 17 Jul 2017

    Welsh Assembly Members have voted overwhelmingly in support of a motion calling on the Government to provide a fully-dedicated rheumatology service for children living with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) in South Wales.

  • Family Day 2017 - Photos

    JIA-at-NRAS News | 13 Jul 2017

    After what was said to have been the wettest June for 30 years the sun shone on the JIA-at- NRAS Family Fun Day on 1 July, which was again held at Nell Bank, Ilkley in West Yorkshire.

  • Safe in School - Health Conditions in Schools Alliance

    JIA-at-NRAS News | 24 May 2017

    Over 1 million pupils live with long term medical conditions in the UK! The Health Conditions in School Alliance (HSA) is working hard to make sure these children get the right care and support they need in school. We are a proud member of the HSA and work with them regularly to improve support for people with JIA in schools.

  • East of England Fun Day: Photos

    JIA News | 13 Apr 2017

    This year the event was held at the Athenaeum, an 18th Century building right on the main square in Bury St Edmunds. The afternoon included lots of fun craft activities for the children and young people and a photo booth, while the parents and relatives who came along attended informative sessions with a host of Healthcare Professionals (HCPs) from the East of England’s Paediatric rheumatology team.

  • No Phone Zone

    JIA News | 13 Mar 2017

    no phone zone is a concept created to stimulate discussion amongst like-minded individuals who are concerned about the potential negative impact that smartphone overuse could have in our homes

  • My visit to the Department of Education

    JIA-at-NRAS News | 2 Mar 2017

    On Monday this week I visited officials at the Department of Education in London, together with colleagues from the Health Conditions in School Alliance (HCSA), to share their communication expertise and to discuss possible plans for them to endorse and promote a video the HCSA has produced.

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