Please find the following resources for Fibromyalgia, CFS/ME & Arthritis – from support to research and fundraising.

United States


  • International Myopain Society (IMS)
    23607 Highway 99, Suite 2-C
    Edmonds, WA 98026
    Phone: 426-778-6162
    Fax: 425-717-9588
  • The International MYOPAIN Society (IMS) is a nonprofit, international, interdisciplinary medical organization for research scientists, physicians, other health care professionals, individuals in training toward a health-related career, institutions, foundations, and commercial companies interested in exchanging ideas, conducting research, or learning more about soft tissue pain syndromes like myofascial pain syndrome and fibromyalgia syndrome.


  • FM-CFS Canada
    310-1500 Bank Street
    Ottawa, Ontario K1H 1B8
    Phone: 877-437-4673
  • FM-CFS Canada is a registered charity that focuses on educating the public, supporting patients and conducting research related to fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome.



  • European Network of Fibromyalgia Associations (ENFA)

    The mission of ENFA is to promote fibromyalgia awareness to politicians, physicians, scientists and the general public on a European level.


  • Information and links to European Fibromyalgia Organizations can be found on the ENFA website for the following countries:

    Belgium Focus asbl, Belgium VLFP vzw, Germany, The Netherlands, Spain, Greece / Crete, Norway, Sweden, Cyprus, Israel, Portugal, Sweden SRA, Denmark, Italy, Slovenia, United Kingdom


    Fibromyalgia Association UK (FMA UK)
    Studio 3007
    MileEnd Mill 12 Seedhill Road
    Paisley PA1 1JS United Kingdom
    Phone: 0844 826 9022 (Not for Support Calls)
    National Helpline: 0844 887 2444
    Fax: 0844 826 9033

    The Fibromyalgia Association UK is a registered charity. It was established in order to provide information and support to sufferers and their families. In addition, the Association provides medical information for professionals and operates a national helpline.

    ME Association UK

    Contact Page

    The ME Association (also registered as the ME Society) provides information, support and practical advice for people, families and carers affected byM.E. (Myalgic Encephalopathy), Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and Post Viral Fatigue Syndrome (PVFS). We also fund and support research, and offer education and training.

    We are the oldest established ME/CFS charity funding only biomedical research into the illness.

    Brian Barr Solicitors

    Leading Fibromyalgia, Critical Illness & CRPS Lawyers. Brian Barr Solicitors specialise in assisting claimants throughout England and Wales with personal injury, Medical & Professional negligence, Insurance and other claims.

    Free phone: 0808 123 0003


National Fibromyalgia Research Association (NFRA)
P O Box 500
Salem, OR 97308
Phone: 503-315-7257
Fax: 503-315-7205

The National Fibromyalgia Research Association (NFRA) is a fibromyalgia activist organization. Founded in 1992, they are “dedicated to education, treatment and finding a cure for fibromyalgia.” Much of their research focuses on Chiari malformation and cervical spinal cord stenosis.