Action for M.E.

Action for M.E.

Charity information

Action for M.E.

Action for M. E. Is the leading UK charity for people with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M. E. ), sometimes diagnosed as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome or CFS).

Founded 1987

  • Mission statement

    Our vision is a world without M. E.

    Our mission is to empower people with M. E. To fulfill their potential and secure the care and support they need, while working towards a greater understanding of the illness and ultimately a cure.

  • Aims

    Action for M.E. aims to:

    • Increase awareness and understanding of the illness and its impact alongside working to influence policy-makers and others to increase investment in research and improve services and care.
    • Empower and support people affected by M.E. to live life to their full potential, while providing them with a wide range of up-to-date information about M.E. and resources available to them.
    • Support high-quality medical, social and economic research and invest in pilot research projects to help us learn more and to stimulate greater mainstream funding of M.E. resea
  • Overview

    Established: March 1987

    Registered Charity Number: 1036419

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 11

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 21

    Phone number: 0117 937 6625

    Address: 42 Temple Street, Keynsham BS31 1EH

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • Supporting people with M.E. in the Community

    Many adults and children are living with M.E. endure profound physical and brain dysfuncti... More