This section provides information on local/regional support
groups and organisations where you can find support and help.
4 Corringham Road,
Tel: 01375 642466
Founded in 1976, the M.E. Association has nearly 10,000 members,
and has a large number of local support groups. It offers several
useful services, including a 'listening ear' service by telephone
and advice on welfare benefits. Annual membership costs around £15,
and includes 4 quarterly journals.
M.E. Association (N. Ireland),
M.E. Association (Scotland)
38 Victoria Street
Tel: Lo-call 0845 123 2380
Tel support: 0845 123 2314
rights helpline: 01749 330136
Fax: 0117 9279552
Action For M.E. was founded in 1987 and has a strong campaigning
focus. It provides fact sheets, advice and is actively
involved in lobbying and other activities. Like the M.E.
Association, it has a large number of local support
groups around the UK. Annual membership is £15, and entitles
you to receive its magazine, InterAction.
National M.E. Centre,
Disablement Services Centre,
The centre, since 1990, a registered charity, aims to
provide specialist care for both in-patients and out-patients with
AYME Association of Young People with ME
(reg charity 1082059),
P.O Box 605,
Tel: 01908 373300
AYME (pronounced 'aim') is a UK-based independent
registered charity dedicated to giving help, friendship,
support and vital contact to children and young
people with Myalgic Encephalopathy (M.E) . AYME's
activities. It is run by the young members themselves,
overseen by their Director.
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