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  • Arthritis & Your Life
    make sure you stay in control of your condition From simple pain management techniques to finding the exercises that suit you there are lots of things that you can do to ensure you have the greatest quality of life possible

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  • Self-Managing Arthritis - Arthritis Ireland
    Frequently Asked Questions Helpline Let s Talk Arthritis Peer Support Home Information Arthritis Your Life Self Managing Arthritis Arthritis Ireland on Facebook Arthritis Ireland on Twitter Arthritis Ireland on YouTube Arthritis Ireland on Google Plus Arthritis Ireland on LinkedIn Quicklinks Information About Arthritis Treatments Care Self Management Arthritis Your Life Booklets Exercise Medical Cards Other Resources Helpline Let s Talk Arthritis Peer Support Self Management Courses About Self Management Living

    Original URL path: http://www.arthritisireland.ie/go/information/living_with_arthritis/self_managing_arthritis (2016-02-07)
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  • Exercise With Arthritis - Arthritis Ireland
    Frequently Asked Questions Helpline Let s Talk Arthritis Peer Support Home Information Arthritis Your Life Exercise With Arthritis Arthritis Ireland on Facebook Arthritis Ireland on Twitter Arthritis Ireland on YouTube Arthritis Ireland on Google Plus Arthritis Ireland on LinkedIn Quicklinks Information About Arthritis Treatments Care Self Management Arthritis Your Life Booklets Exercise Medical Cards Other Resources Helpline Let s Talk Arthritis Peer Support Self Management Courses About Self Management Living

    Original URL path: http://www.arthritisireland.ie/go/information/living_with_arthritis/exercise_with_arthritis (2016-02-07)
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  • Benefits and Entitlements - Arthritis Ireland
    Frequently Asked Questions Helpline Let s Talk Arthritis Peer Support Home Information Arthritis Your Life Benefits and Entitlements Arthritis Ireland on Facebook Arthritis Ireland on Twitter Arthritis Ireland on YouTube Arthritis Ireland on Google Plus Arthritis Ireland on LinkedIn Quicklinks Information About Arthritis Treatments Care Self Management Arthritis Your Life Booklets Exercise Medical Cards Other Resources Helpline Let s Talk Arthritis Peer Support Self Management Courses About Self Management Living

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  • Medical Cards
    off sick inability to pay for medication costs etc Are there any extra costs involved in order to reduce further health difficulties compared to a person without the condition and associated additional costs These extra costs which are absorbed may be causing additional financial hardship What else should you know The HSE cannot assume to know your situation unless you truly provide as much information as possible to fully assess your application and condition It s important to note that the person accessing your application is unlikely to have an in depth knowledge of arthritis or your other conditions For this reason it is very important to give as much information as to the level of hardship the condition places upon you or your family i e why it is important for you or your family to have a medical card and if you didn t have one what are the implications of this on you and your family If you are applying under hardship grounds it s best to send it by post Fill the form in full and answer all questions Make the form easy for the HSE to understand and read Make copies of all supporting documentation Send your application by registered post to ensure that it arrives to the correct location If there is a change in your circumstances make the HSE aware Follow up on your application by making a phone call Keep a record of everything from when you sent application what you sent and who you spoke to Medical Card Checklist Preparation Either completing the form online at www medicalcard ie or by the paper based application it is essential to do your homework first Gather all your information in advance of filling the form i e Proof of Payment Wage slips showing deductions or social welfare payment slips Mortgage Payment Statements Cost of Mortgage Protection Is it separate or included in your mortgage House Insurance Copy of the invoice and policy cover Travel Costs Distance to work proof of ownership of the car log book parking fees if essential or bus tickets if public transports is used Childcare Costs if you are paying someone privately you will need a statement of confirmation of payment Please note if the person receiving the payment is on a social welfare payment and it has not be declared this may affect their payment so beware Bank Statements People tend to ignore answering the savings questions It is o k to have savings but they must be declared even if they do not affect your application Medical Evidence It is important to note that you may require extensive proof correspondence reports specialist reports in support of your case even if you are over the threshold The HSE have discretion to grant a medical card purely on hardship grounds if above the threshold limits Download your doctor s letter of support form here Form Filling Make sure you complete the form in full and answer all the questions

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  • Publications and Resources
    arthritis support and fibromyalgia support That is why we publish a wide range of information booklets and other resources to ensure you will never have to search far to find what you need to know From the information booklets on the different conditions and advice on treatments to our community magazine and monthly ezine containing all the latest news and tips on living well with your condition we provide everything

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  • National Helpline
    our helpline frequently asked questions to find out more or read about our commitment to Respecting your Privacy Call LoCall 1890 252 846 Email Write Arthritis Ireland Helpline Arthritis Ireland 1 Clanwilliam Square Grand Canal Quay Dublin 2 Respecting Your Privacy Arthritis Ireland respects your privacy and believes that everything our callers tell us including the fact that they have contacted us is confidential This means that anything discussed or any information disclosed to our helpline volunteers cannot be communicated to anyone outside of the organisation Arthritis Ireland s commitment to complete confidentiality means that we do not disclose information that has been divulged by a caller even if the caller remains anonymous Confidentiality is an essential element of any helpline service as it encourages people to be completely open and honest with volunteers when they call It is the act of speaking to someone with total confidence that the information will not be passed on that offers huge emotional release reduced stress and helps people to think through their problems logically For more information on Arthritis Ireland s commitment to confidentiality please read our Data Protection statement We need your ears Are you a great listener with experience of

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  • Let's Talk Arthritis Peer-to-Peer Support
    with the fatigue caused by arthritis or communicating with work colleagues about your disease Many of our volunteers are in full or part time employment and can talk to you about their experiences in the workplace Going onto a new medication may concern you Would it help to talk to someone else who has been taking that medication for some time Or perhaps you ve been told you need an operation and have some questions that only someone who has experienced it can really answer To request a call from one of our peer support volunteers call our Helpline on 1890 252 846 between 10 00am and 4 00pm Monday to Friday or email or Register your interest here In the first instance you will be called by a member of the Helpline team to discuss your request so that we are able to make the best match for you We may need some further details and may be able to offer you some initial information or support in the meantime whilst waiting for your volunteer call We will then get in contact with a peer support volunteer to discuss your request and find out if they are happy to

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