Musculoskeletal Disorders

Acupuncture
Arthritis
Autoimmune Disorders
Bone Disorders
Connective Tissue Disorders
Muscular Disorders
Neurological Disorders
Spinal Disorders


ACUPUNCTURE:


British Acupuncture Council
63 Jeddo Road
London W12 9HQ
Tel: 020 8735 0400
Fax: 020 8735 0404
www.acupuncture.org.uk


British Medical Acupuncture Society
BMAS House
3 Winnington Court
Northwich
Cheshire CW8 1AQ
Tel: 01606 786782
Fax: 01606 786783
Email: admin@medical-acupuncture.org.uk
www.medical-acupuncture.co.uk



ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS:


National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society
Unit 0.2, One Victoria Villas
Richmond
Surrey TW9 2GW
Tel: 020 8948 9117
Fax: 020 8940 7736
Email: admin@nass.co.uk
www.nass.co.uk



ARTHRITIS:


Arthritis Action
(drug free, natural approach to arthritis treatment)
64 Victoria Street
London
SW1E 6QP
Tel: 020 3781 7120
www.arthritisaction.org.uk


Arthritis Care
18 Stephenson Way
London NW1 2HD
Tel: 020 7380 6509
Helpline: 0808 800 4050 (Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm) / helplines@arthritiscare.org.uk
www.arthritiscare.org.uk


Arthritis Research UK
Copeman House
St Mary's Court
St Mary's Gate
Chesterfield
Derbyshire S41 7TD
Tel: 0870 850 5000
Fax: 01246 558007
Email: enquiries@arthritisresearchuk.org
www.arthritisresearchuk.org


Children's Chronic Arthritis Association (CCAA)

Ground Floor
Amber Gate
City Wall Road
Worcester WR1 2AH
Tel: 01905 745595
Fax: 01905 745703
Email: info@ccaa.org.uk
www.ccaa.org.uk


PAPAA (Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Alliance)
PO Box 111
St Albans
Hertfordshire AL2 3JQ
Tel: 01923 672837
Fax: 01923 682606
Email: info@papaa.org
www.papaa.org


Perthes Association
Helpline: 01483 306637
Email: help@perthes.org.uk
www.perthes.org.uk



AUTOIMMUNE DISORDERS:


British Sjögren's Syndrome Association (BSSA)
PO Box 15040
Birmingham B31 3DP
Tel: 0121 478 0222
Helpline: 0121 478 1133 (Monday to Friday, 9.30am-4pm)
Email: office@bssa.uk.net
www.bssa.uk.net


BONE DISORDERS:


Brittle Bone Society
Grant-Paterson House
30 Guthrie Street
Dundee DD1 5BS
Tel: 01382 204446
Fax: 01382 206771
Email: contact@brittlebone.org
www.brittlebone.org


National Osteoporosis Society
Camerton
Bath BA2 0PJ
Tel: 01761 471771
Helpline: 0845 450 0230 (Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm)
Email: info@nos.org.uk
www.nos.org.uk



CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISORDERS:


Dystonia Society
2nd Floor
89 Albert Embankment
Vauxhall
London SE1 7TP
Tel: 0845 458 6211
Fax: 0845 458 6311
Helpline: 0845 458 6322 (Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm)
www.dystonia.org.uk


Ehlers-Danlos Support Group

PO Box 748
Borehamwood
Hertfordshire WD6 8HU
Tel: 020 8736 5604
www.ehlers-danlos.org


Fibromyalgia Association UK

PO Box 206
Stourbridge DY9 8YL
Helpline: 0844 887 2444 (Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm)
www.fibromyalgia-associationuk.org


Lupus Patients Understanding & Support (LUPUS)

An online support group, also includes disease information, requires registration.
www.lupus-support.org.uk/


Lupus UK

St James House
Eastern Road
Romford
Essex RM1 3NH
Tel: 01708 731251
Fax: 01708 731252
Email: headoffice@lupusuk.org.uk
www.lupusuk.org.uk


Marfan Association UK

Rochester House
5 Aldershot Road
Fleet
Hampshire GU51 3NG
Tel: 01252 810472
Fax: 01252 810473
Email: contactus@marfan-association.org.uk
www.marfan-association.org.uk



MUSCULAR DISORDERS:


Muscular Dystrophy Campaign
61 Southwark Street
London  SE1 0HL
Tel: 020 7803 4800
Helpline: 0800 652 6352
Email: info@muscular-dystrophy.org
www.muscular-dystrophy.org


Myositis Support Group
146 Newtown Road
Woolston
Southampton SO19 9HR
Tel: 023 8044 9708
Fax: 023 8039 6402
Email: msg@myositis.org.uk
www.myositis.org.uk



NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS:


Dyspraxia Foundation
8 West Alley
Hitchin
Herts SG5 1EG
Tel: 01462 455 016
Fax: 01462 455 052
Helpline: 01462 454 986 (Monday to Friday, 10am-1pm)
Email: dyspraxia@dyspraxiafoundation@org.uk
www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk


Huntington's Disease Association
Neurosupport Centre
Liverpool L3 8LR
Tel: 0151 298 3298
Fax: 0151 298 9440
Email: info@hda.org.uk
www.hda.org.uk


The Neuro Foundation (The Neurofibromatosis Association)
Quayside House
38 High Street
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 1HL
Tel: 020 8439 1234
Fax: 020 8439 1200
Helpline: 0845 602 4173
Email: info@nfauk.org
www.nfauk.org



SPINAL DISORDERS:


Scoliosis Association (UK)
4 Ivebury Court
325 Latimer Road
London W10 6RA
Tel/Fax: 020 8964 5343
Helpline: 020 8964 1166
Email: info@sauk.org.uk
www.sauk.org.uk


Spinal Injuries Association
SAI House
2 Trueman House
Oldbrook
Milton Keynes MK6 2HH
Tel: 0845 678 6633
Fax: 0845 070 6911
Helpline: 0800 980 0501 (Monday to Friday, 9.30am-1pm and 2pm-4.30pm)
Email: sia@spinal.co.uk
www.spinal.co.uk



Date of last review: May 2011


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