Introduction

Introduction

Organisation Name
25% ME GROUP
Description

The 25% ME Group exists to support all who have the severe form of ME and those who care for them. This includes people who are housebound, bedbound and wheelchair users.

There are approximately 200,000 people in the UK who have ME. Some do recover, however, approximately 25% of those affected remain so for a long period. Many are left isolated, housebound or even bedbound by the effects of the illness. It affects people from all walks of life, all age groups and can strike without prior warning.

Services provided:
* Twice yearly 40 page Newsletter
* Annual mailings containing information suitable
for ME Awareness Week
* Regularly updated Contact List for Members
* Practical and Emotional Support
*Advocacy/Welfare Advice and Assistance
* Telephone Support Helpline
* Resource Library Loan Service/Medical Advice Sheets Service
* Raising Funds to Promote and Support ME
Medical Research Institutions
* Various Fund raising Initiatives

Six Special Interest Groups organised by Members including: - Art Club, Talking Book Service, Round Robin Tape/Talking Letters, 25% Links Group, Meditation Group, Prayer Group.

Organisation Type
Registered Charity
Alternative names
25 Percent ME Group
This organisation provides support around
Emotional Support
This organisation provides support for
Disabled People
Is there a cost for these services?
No

Primary Organisation Details

Primary Address Details

Address 1
21 Church Street
Town
Troon
County
Ayrshire
Postcode
KA10 6HT

Organisation Contact Methods

Telephone

Venue Address Details

Contact Details

Contact Name
Enquiries

Services

Helpline Details

Will calls I make to this helpline show on my bill?
N/A

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