The Chronic Pain Association of Canada is Canada's largest independent, not-for-profit charitable organization serving people affected by pain, through education, information, support advocacy.
The organization's mission is to prevent and relieve unnecessary pain and to improve the quality of life and daily function of people who suffer from pain through education and awareness.
They believe that all Canadians have the right to:
- have our pain treated
- be believed
- be treated with respect
- the best possible technology in pain management
- know about all the pain management options so we can make best decisions for our own pain
- live with the least amount of pain possible