International Association CFS/ME (IACFSME)
Address: IACFSME, 27 N Wacker Drive Suite 416, Chicago, IL 60606, USA.
Telephone: +(847) 258 7248 or +(847) 579 0975
Massachusetts CFIDS/ME & FM Association
Address: Massachusetts ME/CFS & FM Association, P.O. Box 690305, Quincy, MA 02269-0305, USA
Helpline: +(617) 471-5559
Solve ME/CFS Initiative
Address: Solve ME/CFS Initiative, 5455 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 1903, Los Angeles, CA 90036-0007
Emerge Australia Inc (formerly ME/CFS Victoria)
Address: PO Box 120, Prahran, VIC 3181, Australia.
Telephone: (03) 9791 3100 (office), (03) 9791 2199 (support).
Emerge Australia Inc advocates for, educates about, and provides information on, Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) more commonly known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). Established in 1980, Emerge Australia has been working with people affected by ME/CFS for over 34 years.
We believe that until a cure is found, people affected by ME/CFS can lead better lives by being understood and supported by the medical and general communities. Our role is to make sure that anyone affected by ME/CFS has the access they need to the support, education and advocacy that empowers them to make their lives more liveable.
With members and supporters Australia-wide, Emerge Australia works to improve the quality of life for anyone affected by this debilitating condition.
ME/CFS Association of Australia Ltd
Address: c/o ME/CFS Victoria, 23 Livingstone Close, Burwood VIC 3125, Australia.
Telephone: +(03) 9888 8991 or +(03) 9888 8981
ME/CFS Australia (SA) Inc.
Address: PO Box 28, Hindmarsh, SA 5007, Australia.
Telephone: (08) 8346 3237 (Country callers 1300 128 339).
Office hours: Wednesdays 10am-3pm, Adelaide time
ME/CFS Society of NSW Inc.
Address: Suite 305A, Level 3, 282 Victoria Avenue, Chatswood, NSW 2067, Australia.
Telephone: (02) 9904 8433
ME/CFS Society of Western Australia
Contact: The Niche, 11 Aberdare Road, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia 6009.
Telephone: 08 9346 7477 or 08 9346 7534
Office hours: 11am – 2.00pm on Mondays (except holidays).
The ME/CFS Society of Western Australia has recently launched its new website which we hope adds usefully to both available information and debate regarding ME/CFS. Visitors will note our unequivocal support for the diagnostic definition and treatment philosophy contained in the Canadian Guidelines 2003 and the early demise of the term CFS and its related vague diagnostic criteria and inappropriate treatments.
Chairman: Rebecca Hansen Vice chairman: Cathrine Engsig
Address: Rådhustorvet 1, 2.sal, 3520 Farum, Denmark.
Telephone: +45 (0) 4495-9700
Association Française du Syndrome de Fatigue Chronique
Address: ASFC Maison des Associations Nice Centre 3, bis rue Guigonis 06300 Nice France.
Telephone: 04 42 53 05 59 Thursday mornings
Deutsche Fibromyalgie-Vereinigung (DFV) e.V.
Address: Postfach 1140, 74741 Seckach, Germany.
Telephone: 00 62 92 / 92 87 58 or 00 62 92 / 92 87 61
Associazione Malati di CFS Onlus
Address: via Luigi Marangoni, 35, 27100 Pavia.
ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia Alliance (Malta)
Contact: Ruth Debono, President
Address: 15. “Aurora” Flat 2, Triq Madre Tereza, Il-Mosta, MST 2413, Malta.
To act as a support group and advocate for patients with ME/CSF & Fibromyalgia and to help individuals achieve a diagnosis and to offer advice on personal needs.
To participate in the larger network of international organisations of ME/CSF & Fibromyalgia and other patient groups as deemed necessary from time to time.
To promote ongoing public awareness and support professional development in the area of ME/CSF & FM.
Associated New Zealand ME Society (ANZMES)
Contact: Debbie Cleland, Administrator/Secretary
Address: P O Box 36-307, Northcote, North Shore City 0748, New Zealand.
Telephone: +64 9269 6374
Contact: Olav Osland
Address: Norges ME-forening, Nedre Slottsgate 4, 0157 Oslo, Vi holder til i 3. etg.
Telephone: (+47) 21 68 81 50
ME/CFS Foundation South Africa NPC
Contact: Retha Viviers
Address: PO Box 21489, 1733 Helderkruin, South Africa.
Facebook: The ME CFS Foundation South Africa
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