THE QUEBEC ASSOCIATION FOR CHRONIC PAIN TREATMENT
Short Term Goals of the Quebec Association for CHRONIC PAIN TREATMENT
To regroup people suffering from chronic pain from all regions of Québec by way of a single, energetic and influencial association.
Heighten the public awareness of chronic pain and educate people regarding the harmful consequences that can affect those living with chronic pain, their loved ones and society at large.
Bring recognition to the fact that chronic pain is a disease in itself. This must be recognized by both public and health care professionals. Display a list of clinics which offer chronic pain treatment and medication.
Target pain as a priority in our health care system and substantially increase the financing dedicated to it.
Create various information tools to enhance communicatinos with our membership.
Sensitize political decision makers at the provincial and federal levels, to improve services for people suffering from chronic pain.