Gloucestershire Arthritis Trust

Gloucestershire Arthritis Trust

Charity information

Gloucestershire Arthritis Trust

Formed in 1983, we are Gloucestershire's No. 1 Charity for those suffering with Arthritis. We raise funds to support hospitals, with much-needed medical equipment. This helps 2,500 people each year.

Founded 1983

  • Mission statement

    By covering the 4 key elements: Diagnosis, Prevention, Surgery and Recovery we are dedicated to making life better for the 80,000 people throughout the County whose lives are affected by the constant pain of Arthritis. We do this by providing specialist equipment for the 4 key areas listed earlier - not readily available on the NHS - for our local hospitals, their surgeons and the medical staff treating patients suffering with these painful conditions.

    Once we supply a new item of equipment we know that several thousand people will benefit over the next 10-15 years. This fuels our passion to make life better.

  • Aims

    Gloucestershire Arthritis Trust aims to:

    • Our aim is to provide much-needed medical equipment for local hospitals covering: Diagnosis, Prevention, Surgery and Recovery to help those with Arthritis.
  • Overview

    Established: October 1983

    Registered Charity Number: 288346

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 40

    Phone number: 01242 221005

    Address: Parkside, Cheltenham General Hospital, Sandford Road, Cheltenham,Gloucestershire GL53 7AN

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