Action For ME

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Registered address
42 Temple Street,Keynsham
Bristol,Somerset
BS31 1EH

Phone
0117 927 9551

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Charity number
1036419

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Imagine having months off from work because you are so ill, so pole-axed by fatigue and pain, that you are no longer able to tell the time when you look at the face of a clock. Imagine you can no longer read even the shortest paragraph because your power of concentration is reduced to zero.

That is the experience of many thousands of people with the chronic neurological condition myalgic encephalomyelitis (M.E.), sometimes diagnosed as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS, or M.E./CFS), which affects around 250,000 people in the UK, and 17 millions worldwide.

Action for M.E. takes action to end the ignorance, injustice and neglect faced by people with M.E. We do this by meeting need now to improve the lives of people with M.E.  while taking action to secure change for the future.

Alongside providing information, support and advice to people to help improve their health and well-being, Action for M.E. works with professionals to enhance the care and support that people with M.E. receive and funds pilot research projects to advance knowledge of the illness.

We're reliant on our fundraisers to make this possible, by supporting Action for M.E. you can help ensure that people with M.E. are not alone in facing the challenges that the condition creates.

Together we can stop M.E. stealing lives.

Running and cycling places available in major events

If you would like to take part in major UK events like the London Marathon, Ride London 100 or Great North Run visit our events page for details of places we have available.

 

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