Living with Chronic Pain: Resources for Patients and Policymakers

Living with Chronic Pain: Resources for Patients and Policymakers

CAPA believes that people need to have access to information and research to be able to find their voice and help take control of their disease. CAPA developed these resources based on the results of an online survey hosted in 2018. The survey aimed to understand the...
#ArthritisAtWork Twitter Chat a Success!

#ArthritisAtWork Twitter Chat a Success!

CAPA hosted a Twitter Chat on arthritis in the work place on Saturday, October 12, 2019, to correspond to World Arthritis Day. The chat was well-attended and we had some great discussions about #ArthritisAtWork with co-host Simon Stones and special guest, Creaky...
Workplace Tools from The Arthritis Society

Workplace Tools from The Arthritis Society

Check out the the workplace tools and podcast developed by The Arthritis Society. It includes information on workplace accommodations, employment standards as well as interactive podcasts and videos....
#ArthritisParent Twitter Chat Results

#ArthritisParent Twitter Chat Results

On September 26, 2018, CAPA hosted a Twitter Chat on arthritis and pregnancy/parenting. #ArthritisParent was a first for CAPA. The results of Twitter Chat were analyzed and presented in a poster at the Canadian Rheumatology Association...
Arthritis in the Workplace: Resources for Patients by Patients

Arthritis in the Workplace: Resources for Patients by Patients

At CAPA, we are patients too. We know that a diagnosis of arthritis means changes at work. Dealing with the changes can be challenging at best. You might wonder about what you can do to make things easier for yourself while working. Or about what your employer can do...
Hidden Disabilities Symbols

Hidden Disabilities Symbols

Communicating with others is important – particularly if your disability is hidden or episodic. Laura Brydges, Hidden Disability Advocate, created 2 symbols to help communicate with others. Download Download When faced with a challenging environment or...