Sheffield M.E. Group
A Charity offering Support to Local People with ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia

In Sheffield, there are an estimated 2,000 sufferers of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME); otherwise known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome or CFS. Sheffield M.E. Group is registered charity providing a point of contact, information and support for people with M.E. of all ages and their families and carers.

The Group also seeks to raise general awareness of ME/CFS and educate the general public through the promotion and dissemination of knowledge about the illness.

Sheffield M.E. Group runs a variety of services, such as an information service, regular and special meetings, a library and newsletter, a listening ear, and social meetings.



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Aviva Community Fund 2015 Winner

Thank you to everyone who voted for us! We have won £1,000 to fund events. Isolation can be a big problem for members, and we want to help them to get in contact and meet for mutual support and friendship.



Information/Awareness Days at Crystal Peaks Shopping Centre

There will be an information/awareness stall at Crystal Peaks (on the Upper level, opposite McDonalds) on Tuesday 4th August, Tuesday 18th August, Wednesday 2nd September, and Wednesday 16th September, 2015, from 9.30am to 4.30pm.



Survey

Many thanks to all those members who have completed our recent survey, we would like to encourage those members who have not completed the form to do so. Your opinion really helps us to understand your needs better, it helps us decide how to develop the charity further and which services to concentrate on.

The form can be completed online by clicking this link: Go To Survey

If you would like a hard copy of the survey, please contact the office, and we will be happy to send you a copy with an SAE. Please note, all responses are anonymous.

Thank you.



Annual Conference, 13th October, 2015

All members, and the general public, are invited to our Annual Conference. It will be held on Tuesday 13th October, between 1:00 and 4:30pm, at The Circle on Rockingham Lane. Our guest speakers are the nutritionists and writers Erica White and Emma Cockrell. Erica specialises in candidiasis and chronic fatigue syndrome, she is the author of three books on nutrition and health, and founder of Nutritionhelp. Emma herself overcame a "mystery fatigue" which followed a bout of glandular fever many years ago, and she is a director of Nutritionhelp.


 
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Sheffield M.E. Group Patrons

We are very pleased to have the renowned young people's author Berlie Doherty as one of our patron. Berlie's numerous awards include receiving the Carnegie Medal twice. She is published in many forms of writing including novels, story books, poems and plays. Visit her website at www.berliedoherty.com.

Bishop Steven Croft We are glad to have Rt. Reverend Steven Croft as one of our patrons. Since being ordained in 1983, he has served in many places and became Bishop of Sheffield in 2009. He is the co-author of Emmaus: the Way of the Faith (1996-2003), a set of resources for Christian Nurture widely used in the UK and across the world.


 

Why not view a selection of Berlie's books sold on Amazon?

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