National and International
Advocates for Neuro-Immune Disease Awareness - A CFS Report
favorite, ANIDA is a group formed with the goal to "bring
together those who support discovery, education, advocacy
and outreach for neuro-immune disease."
The Invisible Disabilities Association of Canada is a
non profit group made up of volunteers who give their time
to assist those with disabilities resulting from Chronic
Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Environmental Sensitivities,
and associated illnesses.
National ME/FM Action Network is a Canadian, register,
non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the
recognition and understanding of Myalgic
Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia
Syndrome through education, advocacy, support and research.
View clinical definitions and the Canadian Consensus
Documents for ME/CFS and FMS.
ME CFS Worldwide
Patient Alliance - A group of ME/CFS advocates who work
to increase public awareness, concern, and knowledge about
ME/CFS. The website features forums, advocacy
news, and information about ME/CFS.
MERGE - ME Research Group for Education and Support -
National UK charity funding, high-quality biomedical
research into Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (also known as
ME/CFS). This group also assists in getting stories of those
with ME out to the public.
The National Alliance for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis was
established to address the issues of recognition and
definition, and to raise awareness of this devastating
neuroimmune disease that has afflicted nearly a million
people in the U.S. and millions worldwide.
State and Regional
Fatigue/Fibromyalgia Organization of Georgia - Georgia's
Beacon of Hope for those with CFS and Fibromyalgia.
Massachusetts CFIDS/FM Association - Association and web
site maintained by volunteers, and updated quarterly with
Massachusetts state organizational information
Network ME is a now firmly established registered
charity providing vital services to those suffering from
ME/CFS in North London and the surrounding counties.
Jersey Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Association - The New
Jersey CFS Association, Inc., is a not-for-profit, tax
exempt organization whose purpose is to support patients,
disseminate reliable information, and promote research. It
sponsors a wide range of activities, including: support
groups, newsletter, phone list, statewide conferences,
informational helpline, and interfacing with the CFS
PANDORA -- Florida-based advocacy group does national as well as local advocacy.
The group's goal is "to make a contribution to the process
of finding a cure for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)
Fibromyalgia (FMS) and other Neuroendocrineimmune
disorders". They also have an email list.
Rocky Mountain CFIDS/Fibromyalgia Association - The
Rocky Mountain CFIDS / FMS Association is a Denver Colorado
based non-profit organization for those affected by and
treat Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS /
CFS) and Fibromyalgia (FMS).
Wisconsin CFS Association - A
clearinghouse for CFS information within the state of
The Vermont CFIDS Association - The Burlington-based
Vermont Association works diligently on behalf of those with
CFIDS both in the state of Vermont and beyond.
Local Support Groups
ME Support Group offers help and information for any
sufferer who has ME / CFS or FMS in the North
East Wales area.
The group also serves everyone involved in care,
whether they are family, friends or health professionals.
Northern VA (NOVA) Chronic Fatigue Syndrome / ME &
Fibromyalgia Support Group - Providing Help & Hope for
People with CFS/ME & FMS in the National Capital
Area & beyond.