Royal Osteoporosis Society
Description of service
Helpline backed up by publications and free information resources, for anyone affected by, or at risk of osteoporosis and the fractures it causes. Information and support also provided for families, friends or carers of those affected as well as health and social care professionals. Helpline staffed by osteoporosis nurses with specialist knowledge on all aspects of the fragile bone condition, osteoporosis. Charity membership with a quarterly magazine. Network of local support groups throughout the UK. Support provided by telephone, email, letter and an Ask the Nurse website forum on Tuesdays.