NASS Bucket Collections - coming in 2015!

Join us to raise money and awareness of AS NASS will be holding its first bucket collections at train stations in 2015.We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic volunteers to spare a few hours of their time to help make the...


Sebastian crowned 'Mini Marvel'

NASS are pleased to announce that seven-year-old Sebastian Cunningham snapped up the award for 'Mini Marvel' in the Observer Community Awards yesterday.  With help from his dedicated campaign manager, Gillian Eames, Sebastian sped to victory and took home his octagon...


Benefits Survey - have your say

NASS has joined up with the Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Alliance (ARMA) to launch a new benefits survey. The survey will be used to shape future responses to consultations on benefits as well as identify key campaigning topics in this...


10 top tips for managing your AS in 2015

1. Stay under the care of your rheumatologist People with AS should be diagnosed by a rheumatologist  and continue to have regular appointments. Make sure you have at least an annual appointment, even when you're feeling fine. That way,...


Fancy a festive Boxing Day dip?

Why not blow the Christmas cobwebs away and throw yourself into the icy cold waters around our shores, all in the name of charity! You can dress up, join in and raise money for NASS at one of the...


The NASS 5 year strategy 2015 - 2019

The NASS Council of Management has now approved the 5 year strategy for NASS activities. Our plans are very much based on the surveys that were conducted in 2012 and 2013 of our members and people with AS, so...


Healthcare at Home Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

Healthcare at Home will be open across the Christmas and New Year period with the exception of Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. On all other days, including weekends, their Customer & Patient Services teams can be...


Get arty with Artisans this Christmas

Give someone a gift that gives back this Christmas with 'Artisans' NASS member and amateur photographer Tim Allen has combined his passion for photography and support for NASS by producing his second photo book to raise money for NASS....


AS it is - next step launched

On 18 November NASS was delighted to attend the Houses of Parliament in a reception hosted by Huw Irranca Davies MP to launch the next steps in our AS it is campaign.The reception was also an opportunity to thank...


NASS Christmas Crackers!

Thank you to everyone who entered the NASS Christmas Raffle 2014. Your support will enable us to continue striving to improve the lives of everyone living with AS. The lucky winners were drawn at random by NASS Trustee Eric...