“You will never walk alone”
For many, illness is a bewildering and lonely experience. For sufferers of arthritis and rheumatological diseases, the frustration of being unable to perform daily activities, combined with pain and stiffness, is isolating. Sometimes reaching a diagnosis is a long tortuous journey. Being given the diagnosis of a chronic rheumatic disease may lead to feelings of being overwhelmed, confusion and anxiety.
It’s also lonely to be a healthcare worker faced with a clinical problem without a clear approach to diagnosis or management, and without a clear referral pathway.
Our vision is taken from the song of Liverpool football club supporters, because we want anyone who has had contact with Rheumatology to feel our impact. We want to be there as you walk with us. We can walk the difficult miles and the extra miles together. Read more...