A charity that aims to support those with chronic pain and their carers. Run by volunteers, the majority of whom have chronic pain. It operates a telephone help-line and a national network of support groups.
The Chronic Pain Policy Coalition (CPPC)
The Chronic Pain Policy Coalition (CPPC) is a forum uniting professionals, parliamentarians and patients who operate at a policy level to develop an improved strategy for the prevention, treatment and management of chronic pain and its associated conditions.
Pain Association Scotland
Through a network of 30 Self-Management Groups the Association offers training, education and peer support for those burdened with chronic pain and also for their carers. In addition the Association delivers an intensive community-based ‘Living with Pain’ programme.
Pain Concern is a charity that aims to provide information and support for people living with pain and their families. Their website is aimed at the general public and provides information about living with chronic pain and how to manage it.
Pain tool kit
The Pain Toolkit is a simple information booklet that provides handy tips and skills to support people in managing their pain.
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