What We Do

APRIL is manned entirely by volunteers who themselves have chronic pain. Consequently, the centre may occasionally be closed at short notice. If you are travelling from a distance, it would be advisable to contact us before you come to check that the centre is open.

A Registered Charity - No: 1126508

Action on Pain - Resource & Information Library

Confidential help and advice for sufferers of chronic pain

 

What We Do

 

Why is APRIL there?

 

  • We provide practical support to help people manage their pain.

 

Who is APRIL for?

 

  • We are for anyone who lives with pain, not only those who have pain themselves but also their family, carers and friends.

 

What does APRIL provide?

 

  • Someone to talk to.

 

  • Advice and guidance on a range of topics for people who live with pain.

 

  • A wide variety of books to browse.

 

  • Leaflets to read and take away.

 

  • Internet access to pain web sites

 

  • Information about support groups

 

  • Courtesy refreshments.

 

Why visit APRIL?

 

  • To receive practical advice from people who understand what it’s like to live with pain.

 

  • To meet like minded people.

 

  • To access up-to-date information about pain.

 

  • Or simply to relax and have a chat over a cup of tea or coffee.

 

  • No appointment is necessary and you are guaranteed a warm welcome.