Physical branch meetings are currently cancelled due to COVID-19. However there are virtual activities being run by some branches. Please contact your local branch for more information.

We hope you find the information on these pages helpful. Our team is working tirelessly to provide up to date advice in relation to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic. Record numbers of people are now turning to NASS for support, and we hope to be here for everyone. Our helpline and advice service are only possible thanks to donations from people like you.

If you are able to make a donation to NASS today, we'd be so grateful.


Join us as a Regular Giver

Your regular gift can change lives

Just £5 a month can help transform the diagnosis and care of people living with axial SpA.

Click here to join NASS as a regular giver

Since 1976, NASS has been determined to ensure that no one is locked out of life because of axial SpA. With the right information, guidance, and support, we know anyone can develop the skills and confidence they need to live well with the condition.

Join us as a regular giver today.

Whether we’re campaigning policymakers for better diagnosis or services, working with the NHS to ensure everyone gets effective care, or providing the information and support people need to tackle the challenges of living with the condition, your donation counts.

£3 a month could provide a pack of guidebooks and resources to help rheumatology teams support newly diagnosed axial SpA patients. 

£5 a month could enable our Helpline Team to answer six calls or email each year from people urgently needing support and guidance. 

£10 a month could help our team provide 1:1 welfare and benefits support for someone living with axial SpA.

£15 a month could fund patient education sessions to help people confidently and effectively self-manage their symptoms.

£25 a month can help us campaign and advocate on behalf of everyone living with axial SpA to receive the best standards of care and treatment. 

Thank you, we are incredibly grateful for your support. If you have any questions about our work or how your donations can make a real difference, please contact Laura Hyde, Fundraising Manager, at