The purpose of the organization is the objects of the charity ('the objects') Are, for the public benefit, to promote the relief of people suffering from rheumatoid arthritis by:
1 raising awareness and understanding of rheumatoid arthritis, including awareness of the severity of thedisease and its social and economic costs;
2 providing information on rheumatoid arthritis, including information on the treatments and drugs available;
3 advancing all aspects of the care and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and the management ofthis disease in its totality;
4 providing education generally and to individuals and their families and carers in all aspects of rheumatoid arthritis, including its treatment and management, and providing information about available support, including financial and social support;
5 supporting individuals in relation to rheumatoid arthritis and their families and carers, including by putting people in touch with each other to encourage self-help and support where appropriate;
6 carrying out any other charitable activity.