"The original ME/CFS Society of NSW established in 1981" with passion to support people witht his illness. Run completely by volunteers. Commenced without funding and run with dedication.
Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is a severe, complex, acquired illness with numerous symptoms related mainly to the dysfunction of the brain, gastro-intestinal, immune, endocrine and cardiac systems. ME has been classified as a neurological disorder in the World Health Organisation's International Classification of Diseases since 1969 (ICD 10 G93.3).
Dear members, the following very important message about disability pension from the committee . Please read! ----------------->>>Please_read.doc
Dear members, we are working on a journal, there have been budget cuts and we are now staffed by volunteers, we are working towards posting a smaller newsletter to you as quickly as we can.
support group enquiries
Please note that the phone number of Murwillimbah (Tweed Shire) support group, Fiona Mcinnes, printed on the Society Me & You journal was 07 66791217, should be 02 66791217.
As per usual when you ring the office and ask for information about contacting your closest support group etc please give your details to the staff and they will be able to forward ME/CFS/FM information to you and quickly send your contact details to the closest group so you can be assisted.
May we take this opportunity to wish you all a wonderful year and we look forward to your next call for assistance or just when you need to say hello to someone who understands and cares.
good health & warmest regards
The Management Committee
The ME/CFS Society of NSW Inc. is a Registered Charity that aims to provide information and support to all who are affected by Myalgic Encephalomyelitis ("ME") also called Chronic Fatigue Syndrome ("CFS") and any related illnesses, to promote accurate awareness of ME/CFS within medical and scientific communities and the wider public, and to support research into the treatment of ME/CFS.M E CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME SOCIETY OF NSW INCORPORATED
Please dial 02 before the phone number even if you are calling from NSW
Phone: (02) 80067448
PO Box 5403, West Chatswood NSW 1515 ABN: 28 688 072 304