Support groups

ME/FM Society of BC Support Groups are professionally facilitated, and intended to provide a safe space for sharing, support and community. These are social support groups, not intended to replace professional medical or mental health care and advice. 

There is no fee to attend. Registration is open to members and non-members.  Group size may fluctuate and is dependent on registration numbers. 

 

All sessions are hosted online via Zoom and pre-registration is required.

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ME/FM Support Group session for Patients

(People living with ME and/or FM)

May 5, 2022 from 1 - 2 pm

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Topic: Romantic Relationships

 

May 19, 2022 from 1 - 2 pm

FULL

Open discussion, no pre-set topic

 

 

 

ME/FM Support Group session for Allies and Loved Ones

May 18, 2022 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm

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Please no patient registrations in this group.

Open discussion, no pre-set topic

We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.  The ME|FM Society of BC is receiving funding from the community Gaming Grants program to assist the delivery of ME|FM social support groups and other community engagement efforts.

Post Acute COVID-ME Support Group session for Patients

(Individuals impacted by what is commonly known as long-haul COVID, and meeting the diagnostic criteria for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME))

June 8, 2022 from 1 - 2 pm

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June 22, 2022  from 1 - 2 pm 

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Post Acute COVID-ME Support Group session for Caregivers, Allies and Loved Ones

June 11, 2022 from 4 - 5 pm

Register here

Please no patient registrations in this group.

We gratefully acknowledge the support of RBC and the Prince George Hospice Society in providing funds for these Post Acute COVID-ME support groups.

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Group details

  • After entering in your registration request, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to join the online event. 

  • Group size may be limited to facilitate participation. We will keep a waitlist.

  • This is a pilot program in development; dates, structure and format may change over time to suit the community’s needs.  

Please review our Shared Understandings document prior to the session.

For any questions about this program, please email support@mefm.bc.ca.