Upcoming Events

All details are correct at time of publication however please check with the relevant area rep or charity contact before setting off to avoid disappointment (charity events often require a booking form)! More are added each week so please check back regularly. 

NB A polite reminder –  JIA Matters (incorporated with CCAA) has been founded by parent volunteers and is a voluntary group. When attending any meet ups arranged by JIA Matters volunteers, children remain the responsibility of their parents/carers at all times and must always be appropriately supervised. Thank you.

July 2019

PLYMOUTH, DEVON 7/7/19 Devonport Park JIA Matters / CCAA Local Cornwall and Devon area meet up. 3pm

WANDSWORTH, LONDON 6/7/19 Versus Arthritis Local meet up at Clip ‘n’ Climb 13.00 – 15.00 for 12-18 year olds. For more details contact the Versus Arthritis Young People and Families Team on YPF@versusarthritis.org

WOLVERHAMPTON 13/7/19 Versus Arthritis local event for 12-18 year olds 12.00 – 16.00 For more details contact the Versus Arthritis Young People and Families Team on YPF@versusarthritis.org

HOLLOWFORD CENTRE, SHEFFIELD 12/07/19 – 14/07/19 CCAA Family Support JIA Weekend

HERTS,  16/7/19 JIA Matters parent night out (a chance to chat without little ears!). Colney Fox Pub, London Colney AL2 1BL. 7.30pm – please let our rep know if you plan on coming via the area group page. 

TEESSIDE, NORTH EAST  21/7/19 JIA Matters family meet up. Preston Park Museum and Grounds. Bring a rug and a picnic and meet by the benches in front of the museum. 11.30am onwards.

BIRMINGHAM 26/7/19 Versus Arthritis ‘Moving On Up’ event 10.00 – 15.30 for any children in Year 6 at Birmingham Children’s Hospital For more details contact the Versus Arthritis Young People and Families Team on YPF@versusarthritis.org

August 2019

STAFFORDSHIRE  3/8/19 JIA Matters/CCAA local family Picnic in the Park 11am. Forest Park, Hanley

BRISTOL  17/8/19 JIA Matters/CCAA local family meet up 2-4pm. Winterbourne Community Centre BS36 1QG 

CASTLE HOWARD, YORK 26/8/19 – JIA@NRAS Bushcraft Day – details to follow 

CORNBURY PARK, OXFORDSHIRE 28/8/19 – JIA@NRAS Bushcraft Day – details to follow 

September 2019

EXETER 14/9/19 – JIA@NRAS Family Fun Day – details to follow 

PEAK DISTRICT 20/9/19 – 22/9/19 Versus Arthritis Residential Weekend for 12-18 year olds Friday 18.00 –  Sunday 16.00 (Coaches from Birmingham Children’s and Manchester Children’s) For more details contact the Versus Arthritis Young People and Families Team on YPF@versusarthritis.org

HOLLOWFORD CENTRE, SHEFFIELD 27/09/19 – 29/09/19 CCAA Family Support JIA Weekend

EAST SUSSEX 27/9/19 – 29/9/19 Versus Arthritis Residential Weekend for 12-18 year olds Friday 18.00 –  Sunday 16.00 (Coach from London) For more details contact the Versus Arthritis Young People and Families Team on YPF@versusarthritis.org

October 2019

LONDON 22/10/19 (half term) Versus Arthritis ‘University and Me’ event at London Metropolitan University for 15-25 year olds  11.30 – 16.00 For more details contact the Versus Arthritis Young People and Families Team on YPF@versusarthritis.org

November 2019

LONDON, Evelina Hospital 16/11/19 Versus Arthritis Family Event for 12-18 year olds 12.00 – 16.00 at Evelina Children’s Hospital. For more details contact the Versus Arthritis Young People and Families Team on YPF@versusarthritis.org

December 2019

BIRMINGHAM 1/12/18 – Kids Like Us Christmas Party (Contact kirsty@kidslikeus.info for tickets – open to families in Birmingham City, Coventry City, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall and Wolverhampton)