Increasing membership of the Canadian Spondylitis Association. If our Association speaks for more people, the more our voice will be heard.
Partnership with other organizations to be a larger collective voice for arthritis consumers. The Canadian Spondylitis Association is a member of the Arthritis Alliance of Canada and the Ankylosing Spondylitis International Federation. It also works with the Canadian Arthritis Patient Alliance and is partners with SPARCC, the Spondyloarthritis Research Consortium of Canada, and The Arthritis Society.
Ensuring the Canadian Spondylitis Association submits patient inputs to the Common Drug Review in respect of new drugs that may be beneficial to those living with Spondyloarthritis.
Equal and Equitable Access
Maintaining vigilance over government health policies that impact those living with Spondyloarthritis to ensure equal and equitable access for all patients to treatment options.