Arthritis Foundation of India Trust (AFI)

Society Arthritis Foundation of India Trust (AFI)
Office Address 15-A Pocket - B, Mayur Viha PH-II India
Phone +91 11 22732895
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Geographical Area Covered India
Year of foundation 2002
Membership categories Only for Doctors
Number of members More than 500 members

Services Provided
Telephone helpline Yes-+91-11-22732895(between 10 am to 6 pm IST)
Patient support groups Yes
Education materials for public Yes
Education materials for doctors Yes Yes

Staff
Chief Executive Officer Trustee Mr. Kailash Jain
Representative at IOF Dr. Sushil Sharma
Staff members Mr. Gaurav Vij Ms. Richa Sharma Dr. Akshay Saxena Ms. Deepa Kohli Mr. Raju Srivastava Mr. Chander Mohan Mr. Arun Verma Mr. Rajesh
Number of staff members 5

Activties
Science/medical some research, free bone densitometry camps, consultation and medicine distribution
Support local, regional groups Yes from 1. Resident Welfare Association 2. Minority Community Association like Muslim Community & SC/ST
Public awareness and education newsletter Pamphlets regular news articles in leading newspapers
Lobbying Yes Written letter to Health minister about change in policy regarding osteoporosis
Fundraising, finance and administration 1. Corporate funding 2. Membership fees from Doctors 3. Donations from Public (recently started)