Calendar of Events

May 2018
26th May 2018 JIA Support Group Meeting for Parents & Children

Come join us for the second meeting of the JIA Support Group for parents & children.

This meeting will focus on healthy diet and patient's journey.

Online registration for this event has closed

 

June 2018
20th Jun 2018 Evening Inflammatory Arthritis Social Group (Ballajura)

An evening social group in the north metro area for those who have an Inflammatory Arthritis (Rheumatoid, Psoriatic or Ankylosing Spondylitis) and would like to get to know others in a similar situation. Meeting on 3rd Wednedsday of the month from 7-9pm.

30th Jun 2018 Tai Chi for Arthritis & Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis Instructor Training Workshops

AOWA is pleased to offer Dr Paul Lam's Tai Chi for Arthritis Instructor Training workshops in Bunbury in 2018:

Tai Chi for Arthritis Instructor Training:  Sat 30 June - Sun 1 July 2018

Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis  Instructor Training: Mon 2 July 2018 (half day) .

 

 

July 2018
16th Jul 2018 Arthritis Exercise - Monday 11am - Shenton Park

* Registration opens 12 June. This is a gentle exercise program suitable for for people with any form of diagnosed arthritis. Classes are led by Jane Stott, physiotherapist.

16th Jul 2018 Osteoporosis Exercise Program - Monday 9.45am - Shenton Park

Osteoporosis Exercise

* Registration opens 12 June.  This program is led by a physiotherapist and is specifically for people who have been diagnosed with osteoporosis or who have experienced a first "low trauma" fracture.  

16th Jul 2018 Osteoporosis Exercise Program - Monday 8.30am - Shenton Park

Osteoporosis Exercise

* Registration opens 12 June.  This program is led by a physiotherapist and is specifically for people who have been diagnosed with osteoporosis or who have experienced a first "low trauma" fracture.  

18th Jul 2018 Tai Chi for Arthritis - Wed 11.45am - MUNDARING

Tai Chi for Arthritis

* Registration opens 12 June. The movements of the Tai Chi for Arthritis program have been specifically designed to be safe for people with arthritis.  The slow movements prevent injury, build muscle strength and calm the mind.

18th Jul 2018 Tai Chi for Arthritis Beginners - Wed 10.30am - MUNDARING

Tai Chi for Arthritis

* Registration opens 12 June The movements of the Tai Chi for Arthritis program have been specifically designed to be safe for people with arthritis.  The slow movements prevent injury, but build muscle strength and calm the mind.

22nd Jul 2018 Tai Chi Advanced - Sunday 11am - Shenton Park

* Registration opens 12 June The advanced class is suitable for those who are familiar with the Tai Chi for Arthritis beginners and advanced sets. 

22nd Jul 2018 Tai Chi for Arthritis - Sunday 10am - Shenton Park

* Registration opens 12 June Paul Lam's Tai Chi for Arthritis is an enjoyable exercise program which is easy to learn and safe for people with arthritis. The program is suitable for beginners and those with experience. 

23rd Jul 2018 Gentle Yoga - Monday 1pm - Shenton Park

* Registration opens 12 June. In this gentle yoga class participants will move through a series of movements to help improve joint health, flexibility and balance. Participants will need to be able to move up and down off the floor. 

23rd Jul 2018 Tai Chi for Arthritis - Monday 11.30am - MUNDARING

Tai Chi for Arthritis

* Registration opens 12 June The movements of the Tai Chi for Arthritis program have been specifically designed to be safe for people with arthritis.  Beginners and those withe experience are welcome. 

23rd Jul 2018 Tai Chi for Arthritis Beginners - Monday 12.45pm - MUNDARING

Tai Chi for Arthritis

* Registration opens 12 June The movements of the Tai Chi for Arthritis program have been specifically designed to be safe for people with arthritis.  Beginners and those withe experience are welcome. 

23rd Jul 2018 JIA Hydrotherapy Program (High School) - Shenton Park

* Registration opens 12 June. This program encourages range of motion, strength and fitness, with less stress on the joints, and is suitable for high school aged children with JIA who are competent swimmers.

23rd Jul 2018 JIA Hydrotherapy Program (Primary School) - Shenton Park

* Registration opens 12 June. This program encourages range of motion, strength and fitness, with less stress on the joints, and is suitable for primary school aged children with JIA who are competent swimmers.

24th Jul 2018 Gentle Yoga - Tuesday 10.30am - Bullcreek

* Registration opens 12 June. In this gentle yoga class participants will move through a series of movements to help improve joint health, flexibility and balance. Participants will need to be able to move up and down off the floor. 

24th Jul 2018 Gentle Yoga - Tuesday 9.15am - Bullcreek

* Registration opens 12 June. In this gentle yoga class participants will move through a series of movements to help improve joint health, flexibility and balance. Participants will need to be able to move up and down off the floor. 

25th Jul 2018 Yoga for Arthritis Beginners Course - Wed 11am - Shenton Park

* Registration opens 12 June. This 8 week Yoga for Arthritis program is led by Jane Leslie, physiotherapist, and was developed at the John Hopkins University Arthritis Centre in Baltimore. 

25th Jul 2018 Gentle Yoga - Wednesday 9.45am - Shenton Park

* Registration opens 12 June. In this gentle yoga class led by Jane Leslie, physiotherapist, participants will move through a series of movements to help improve joint health, flexibility and balance. Participants will need to be able to move up and down off the floor. 

25th Jul 2018 Gentle Yoga - Wednesday 1pm - Shenton Park

* Registration opens 12 June. In this gentle yoga class led by Jane Leslie, physiotherapist, participants will move through a series of movements to help improve joint health, flexibility and balance. Participants will need to be able to move up and down off the floor. 

28th Jul 2018 OA Knee Education & Self-Management Program BUNBURY


The OA Knee (OAK) Program is specifically for people diagnosed with osteoarthritis of the knee. It offers a holistic approach providing disease specific education and self-management techniques and is run by health professionals.

30th Jul 2018 OA Knee Education & Self-Management Program MANDURAH

Osteoarthritis of the Knee
The OA Knee (OAK) Program is specifically for people diagnosed with osteoarthritis of the knee. It offers a holistic approach providing disease specific education and self-management techniques and is run by health professionals.

 

October 2018
10th Oct 2018 Ankylosing Spondylitis Education & Self-Management Program SHENTON PARK

  • This program is specifically for people with diagnosed Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS). It offers a holistic approach providing disease specific education and self-management techniques and is run by health professionals.