Our policy positions
We works across many areas of policy that are relevant for people with arthritis. We don’t just fund medical research, but work to improve the lives of all people with musculoskeletal conditions.
Physical activity is crucial in preventing and treating arthritis, but currently there is not enough investment in these services.
Employment and work
Read our policy positions about access to work and download our Work press briefing, Response to improving lives paper and Policy position about the scheme.
The public health system has a key role to play in providing support for people with musculoskeletal conditions to manage their health.
Personalised care identifies what is most important to each person to enable them to achieve their desired outcomes.
Waiting times for surgery
Read about our position on the reviews for surgery waiting times - to retain the right of patients to access surgery within a maximum time of 18 weeks.
We're asking policy-makers across the UK to fight against arthritis. Find out who's joining us from your local area and help us to sign up more.
Campaign with us
We're working with politicians to take a stand against arthritis. Join us by taking action in our campaigns to end the pain for millions of people.