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Kildare Branch Young Arthritis Conference

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Glenroyal Hotel & Leisure Club

Straffan Road

Maynooth

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Arthritis Ireland Kildare branch are hosting a Young Arthritis Conferenceon Saturday 30th September in Maynooth, Co. Kildare.

This conference is open to all young people over the age of 18 living with arthritis. This conference is free (???)

Please contact Claire Kinneavy of the Kildare branch if you have any queries on clairekinneavy@gmail.com or by phone 045-4355232.

Maynooth is serviced by regular trains coming from Connolly station Dublin and Sligo/Longford trains. The 66 and 67 Dublin bus route run directly into Maynooth and stop on teh road outside the hotel. There is also amply parking at the hotel.

10- 10.30 Registration and Tea Coffee Scones

10.30 Work and Arthritis - Yvonne Codd Occupational therapist Naas Hospital

11.00 Citizens Information Service Speaker on Entitlements

11.30 Ask the Doctor-Professor Suzanne Donnelly Q and A

12.30 Young Arthritis Patient Stories - a collection of stories related to the home, work and community life of several young people

1.00 Lunch

1.30 - 3.00 pm Psychotherapist led discussion groups with participants safely addressing relevant issues. Maeve Ferns, Ailbhe O Reilly and Anne Marie Gannon

3- 4.00pm Fitsticks workshop with introduction to Nordic walking. Poles supplied and led by Frank Fahy Fitwalk.

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