Update 39 – 23 Sept 2017

Next Monthly Meetings

Sat 7 October at 2.00pm

Onchan Methodist Church Lounge. Main Road.

Mindfulness: A short guided session with Mike Kewley followed by coffee and chat.

Fri 20 October 7.30 for 8.00pm

BEETLE DRIVE

Come along to this fun evening – fundraising for ME Support (IOM)
St Mary’s Church Hall, Bay View Road, Port St Mary.
£3 per ticket including light refreshments. For tickets call John Morris 835718

Sat 11 Nov 2.00pm

The Whitestone Pub, Ballasalla (NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE)

Come along for a coffee and chat.

Fri 1 December 7.30pm

Annual Christmas Concert with Caarjyn Cooidjagh

Onchan Main Road Methodist Church. Admission Free.
This is a very short and entertaining concert, enjoyed by all, followed by light refreshments. Please come along and support this event.

Please invite family and friends to any of these events.


Campaign News

The Department Health and Social Care have prepared a Business Case for a new service to support ME patients. The Business Case is currently being presented to Treasury for approval. Please contact your MHK and ask that they try to persuade Treasury to approve the proposal.


NICE Guidelines

On 20 Sept it was announced on their website that NICE have decided to fully update their Guidelines on ME/CFS. We hope that the new guidelines will be more helpful in enabling medical staff to better support ME sufferers.


Celia Marshall  – celia@manx.net 621925


Patron: The Lt Governor, Sir Richard Gozney, President: Phil Gawne
Chairman: Celia Marshall, Secretary: Cath Peach, Treasurer: Alan Cooper, Resources Manager: Craig Morris.
IT Support: Mark Henthorne, Youth coordinator: Annie Kissack, Catering: Elizabeth Adams.
Committee Members: Olwyn Henthorne, Wendy Heaton, Sue Williams, Eleanor Cooper, Steph Maddrell.
Email: enquiries@mesupportiom.info. Phone 07624 383871. Website: www.mesupportiom.info