Making connections, changing lives for people affected by ME/CFS and associated conditions.

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Stranger in the Moving Chair, Shiloh Moore.

We received a lovely surprise in the office just recently. A letter and a book from Shiloh Moore. Shiloh was diagnosed in 1990 at the age of 10 with ME […]

Signature Cheer and Dance Studio

Thanks so much to the Signature Cheer and Dance Studio (Macedon Ranges and Sunbury), who turned their orange blue and raised $102 for Emerge Australia during Awareness Week. You are all […]

Thanks Larissa!

  Larissa organised a morning tea at her workplace for awareness week and not only let everyone know about ME/CFS, but raised $150 for Emerge Australia. And in addition to this, […]

Peer Support Leadership Group on Awareness Day

The Peer Support Leadership Group is a working party of the Chronic Illness Alliance. All the members of the group work within various organisations around Victoria to facilitate peer support […]

International ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

May the 12th is International ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia Awareness Day. There’s plenty that you can do to raise awareness of ME/CFS, whether that be something as simple as a tweet […]

Geelong ME/CFS Support Group Awareness activities

The Geelong ME-CFS Support Group hosted an Awareness Week Information Table on Friday 15th May from 10am to 4pm at Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre, outside Woolworths in the breezeway. The information […]

The Girl with the Purple Feet

The Girl with the Purple Feet wrote about her experience with ME/CFS during Awareness Week on the 15th May. You can read her story here at her blog The Girl with the Purple […]

Impact Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Tax Donation

Matching in May

The generous and socially responsible Build Technics Pty Ltd are matching donations made to Emerge Australia up to $100 this month.   So if you’ve been thinking about donating during May, […]

CFS Acceptance Hangout by Katie Manning

Katie Manning hosted a webinar at 7pm on Thursday the 7th May on “CFS Acceptance”. The webinar is now up on YouTube. Katie runs a blog and writes about her journey with ME/CFS […]

Art and Poetry exhibition by Averyl and Ainslie

Averyl and Ainslie became friends through an online recovery program run by The CFS Health Centre, Australia. Averyl Ritchie’s 13 piece exhibit, along with poetry and writings from other courageous people with ME/CFS will be […]