We would like to say a big thank you to Linden. She ran the 10k run for us ( Newcastle Fibromyalgia Suport Group) She did fantastic and raised both money and awareness. If you would like to donate you still can by using the link on our home page. Through Everyclick. Or in person at our next meeting.
We are always looking for volunteers to help out at our events. If you could spare a hour or two please get in touch.
More details to follow.
More details to follow.
On Saturday 21st July at the Linskill Centre we are having a summer fair. All welcome, please come along and support us.
On Sunday 20th May we are involved in ‘Move’ event in Newcastle hosted by Arthritis Research UK – details to be confirmed.
On Friday 20th April we have a Charity Barrow at the Metro Centre. Please come along.
On Saturday 24th March we have an awareness stand at the Rheumatology conference at the Freeman Hospital. Please come along and visit us.
We would like to thank the Red Lion in Earsdon for use of their room in Earsdon in November last year. They also kindly donated a meal for 2 for our raffle.
The group would like to say a big thank you to Kevin Bryden of Quantrum energy healing. Kevin came at such short notice due to Jen/Paul having to cancel due to a illness in the family . We found him very interesting and he gave free demonstrations to some members. We hope to have him back soon.
We would like to thank the Bond hotel in Blackpool for there hospitality. Angie and her husband got invited for a free night’s stay. They were shown all the facilities they had to offer, and made very welcome. They are a disabled friendly hotel, with very friendly staff.
Paul & Jenny have confirmed they will be coming to our group on Monday 19th March. Paul & Jenny will be talking about reiki, and giving demonstrations to willing members of our group.
Professor Nicki Adams from northumberland university will be attending our group on Monday 16th January. Professor Adams is our first guest of the new year, I am sure she will receive a warm welcome.
If you would like a copy of the Fibromyalgia Association UK’s information booklet, you can write to them and request a copy. Please send your request in writing to: Fibromyalgia Association UK, PO Box 206, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY9 8YL Alternatively, you can call the national helpline and request a copy on: 0844 887 2433 (10am – 4pm weekdays)
Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition of widespread pain and profound fatigue, recognised by the NHS and DWP. If you have been diagnosed with the condition or are currently caring for someone with fibromyalgia and would like information or support, get in touch on 0844 887 2433 or come along to our monthly support group meetings.