Person Centred Care 2020

NASS is a member of an organisation called National Voices, a coalition of organisations that work together work together to strengthen the voice of patients, service users, carers, their families and the voluntary organisations that work for them. on...


Hear the latest on Andrew Keat's row for NASS

Day 1 - Sunday 31 August Lechlade to Godstow lock (mid day stop at Shifford lock UPDATE - the group set off at 11am and rowed through until 1.30pm, stopping at Shifford for a spot of lunch (salmon bagels,...


Diagnosed less than 18 months? Join us for AS & You

If you have been diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis or axial spondyloarthritis in the last 18 months, we would like to invite you to join us at our AS & You events. This is your chance to learn more about...


Days to go in the NASS raffle deadline

You've got until Friday 12 September to get your raffle tickets in for your chance to win £1,000. There is a also a chance to win a £500 second prize and 4 runners up prizes of £50. So don't...


NASS members in the news

Some of our NASS members have been working hard at raising awareness of AS and funds for NASS this summer by approaching their local newspaper. Thanks go to Ironman Stuart Blake whose uplifting story appeared in the East London and West...


Join NASS for a Halloween Spooktacular!

  Support NASS this Halloween (Friday 31 October) at two terrifying challenges through the deserted streets of London! Sign up for the Halloween Moonride or the Halloween Hike to discover a more frightening side of one of the World's...


7th Annual AStretch Conference

Calling all physiotherapists, nurses, podiatrists and any other health professional working with ankylosing spondylitis patients: the 7th annual AStretch Conference will take place in Birmingham on Saturday 22 November. The theme this year is 'Exercise and Education: are we...


WALK IT, JOG IT or RUN IT 2015!

Following on from the success of this year's events, the dates for the 2015 London2Brighton Challenge and Grand Union Challenge have been announced, and next year will be bigger and better than ever! London2Brighton Challenge 2015 This year's event...


Arthritis Research UK Launch New Public Health Report

NASS Chief Executive Debbie Cook attended last week's launch of Arthritis Research UK's (ARUK) report on Musculoskeletal health - a public health approach, which aims to shift the focus from musculoskeletal disease to musculoskeletal health across all areas with...


Reading goes head over heels for IBP

The Don't Turn Your Back On It campaign came to Broad Street, Reading on Saturday 19 July 2014 to raise awareness of inflammatory back pain and the impact it can have on people's lives. A group of acrobats performed at the event to bring...