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Disclaimer

Information on this and linked website does not necessarily infer endorsement by the Fibromyalgia Support for Worthing and West Sussex.
Any advice or recommendation of a medical or legal nature must always be discussed with a qualified professional.

Registered Charity 1042582

affiliated with FMA UK

webmaster Pete MacKean

January 2014

Contacts


Worthing and West Sussex Club Contacts


Nichola Bond

Organiser & Co Leader

Author News Letter

07796 653477

nicholaabond@gmail.com

Simon Stuart

Kelly Thompson

Co Leader & Games Master

Photographer

07806 808862

simon10pq@sky.com

Pete MacKean

WebMaster

01903 739596

petemackean@sky.com

Christine Brunton

Administrator

07934 640814

fibroworthing.chris@hotmail.co.uk

FMS Groups Around the UK

Here are some useful details for those who may have family and friends suffering with fibro around the country and may like to contact their local support groups.
please be aware some of these details may have changed since publishing

FM Support Groups - Northern England

Stockport Fibromyalgia Group

0844 887 2378
9-5pm

cindywbc@live.co.uk

North East Fibromyalgia Support Group

0191 513 0015

Newcastle upon Tyne Support Group

www.fibromyalgia-newcastle.co.uk
0845 458 2318

angiedumplin@hotmail.com

Carlisle Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 345 2391 4-7pm weekdays

Darlington Fibromyalgia Support Group

01325 461728

darlo.fibro@btinternet.com

The Hull & East Riding Fibromyalgia Syndrome Support Group

0844 887 2370

barber101@barber101.karoo.co.uk

Skegness and District Support Group

0845 458 2315 (evenings)

kathleenriding911@btinternet.com

Leeds Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 345 2399, 11am – 5pm

Sheffield and Surrounding Areas Fibromyalgia Support Group
www.sheffieldfms.org.uk

0845 345 2604 (10am - 6pm)

info@sheffieldfms.org.uk

Barnsley and District Support Group
www.barnsleyfibrogroup.co.uk

facebook: barnsley fibromyalgia support group
0844 887 2410

barnsleyfibromyalgiasupportgroup@hotmail.co.uk

Doncaster and District Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 458 2110

doncastersupportgroup@googlemail.com

Chesterfield FM Support Group

0845 458 3620

FM Support Groups - North West England

Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Fibromyalgia Support Group

www.blackpool4me.com/Blackpool4Me/Health/SupportGroups/FMABlackpool

fmablackpool@hotmail.com

South Manchester Fibromyalgia Support Group

0161 962 7396 - 10.30am - 8.00pm

georginajameson@talktalk.net

South Cheshire Fibromyalgia Group

01270 583596 (note this is NOT a help line but for general info on the support group)

davidjewkes@virgin.net

West Cheshire Fibromyalgia Support Group

westcheshirefibromyalgia@uwclub.net

Barrow Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 3458563 between 4-6pm or contact 07593 536367

fmsbarrowsupportgroup@hotmail.com

Bolton Fibromyalgia Support Group

01204 416391

joanrankin@talktalk.net

Warrington District Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 345 5976

warrington-fibromyalgia@hotmail.co.uk

Blackburn Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 345 5985

coraladuvall@hotmail.co.uk

Fibromyalgia Support Group East Lancs, Burnley

62-64 Yorkshire Street, E L V S Resource Centre, Burnley, Lancashire BB11 3BT
Tel: 01282 412543

Preston Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 458 2312

missingangel48@aol.com

FM Support Groups - East Midlands

Leicestershire Fibromyalgia Support Group

leicesterfms@googlemail.com

0116 232 2921 Daytime & Evenings

Lincoln Fibro Support

lincolnfibrosupport@hotmail.com

0845 458 3785 Monday-Friday 10am-4pm

Derby Fibromyalgia Support Group

www.derbyfibro.co.uk
derby.fibro@btinternet.com

0845 345 2319

The Nottingham & Nottinghamshire Fibromyalgia Self Help Group

www.fibrofuture.org.uk

0845 345 2365

Nene Valley (Northants) Fibromyalgia Support Group

www.fibropals.co.uk
fmsnene@ntlworld.com

0845 4582117 New Enquiries or 01604 460630 Admin.- answerphone

FM Support Groups - West Midlands

Shrewsbury Fibro Support Group

kenneth.pugh@homeall.co.uk

01743 341160 10.00am-6.00pm

Coventry Fibromyalgia Group

0845 345 2605

Rugby Fibromyalgia Support Group

01788 819336

support@fibromyalgia-support.net

Walsall Fibromyalgia Support Group

01922 684120

walsallmelink@btinternet.com

Halesowen & District Support Group

Leader: Ann Tee
0845 345 5973

kinglorytee@hotmail.com

Burton on Trent Support Group

0845 3455821 or 07772 967578

fibrogroup6@hotmail.com

FM Support Groups - East Anglia

SGFMSG - Stevenage Fibromyalgia Support Group

http://letsblogaboutfm.blogspot.com/
fmasupportstevenage@gmail.com

07765 601707 mornings after 10am, afternoons 2-5pm, evenings up to 11pm M-W-F

Norfolk Fibromyalgia Support Group

www.fibrosupport-norfolk.co.uk

01953 604514 for Chris, NOT available on Wednesdays and NOT after 6pm.
0845 3452637 for Janette, NOT Mondays after 12 noon please, and NOT after 6pm

North Suffolk Fibromyalgia Suport Group

nsfsg@btinternet.com

0845 458 2004 weekdays 10am to 8pm

FM Support Groups - Greater London

Fibro Support Group ~ Guys London

Helpline: 0844 443 2800

fibropatsy.guyslondon@yahoo.co.uk

Redbridge Primary Care Trust NHS Fibromyalgia / CFS Support Group

0208 4911576
079023184375

FM Support Groups - South East England

Fibromyalgia in Thanet

fibrosinthanet@hotmail.co.uk

0845 345 2658

Fibro Support Group (North Surrey, Kingston & Sutton)

lynnsfibrogroup@yahoo.co.uk

Fibromyalgia in North Kent

fibromyalgia.nkent@yahoo.co.uk

Surrey and Sussex Fibromyalgia Support Group

http://www.fms-sas.co.uk
webmistress@fms-sas.co.uk

0845 345 5997 (10am - 4pm Monday - Friday)

FM Support (South Essex)

(FibroAction affiliation)

www.fmsupport.org.uk
Tel/Fax: 0844 443 1189
Helpline: 0844 443 7189

South East Essex (Leigh)

07770 404484

helenmwatts@msn.com

North West Essex (Harlow)

0845 3452619
Mon -Thurs 10-12 & 3-4 pm

fibroessex@hotmail.co.uk

North East Essex

0845 3455968
Mon -Fri 9-10am &4-6pm
Weekends 10am-1pm

brensword@talktalk.net

Thurrock

Patient programme at Basildon Hospital
01268 810404

steve@thurrocklink.org

Havering and Redbridge

Ilford Diabetic Centre
07902 3184375

joyaura@aol.com

South Bucks

linda.ch@btinternet.com

Eastbourne Fibro Support Group

www.fame-eastbourne.org.uk
ebournefibrosupport@live.com

0845 345 2632 Monday & Wednesday mornings

Fibromyalgia in Tonbridge

fibromyalgia.tonbridge@hotmail.com

0845 345 5972

Bexhill & Hastings Group

Helpline (Tues 10am-12pm only): 08448 872489

Dover Fibromyalgia Support Group

maryrose008@yahoo.co.uk

01304 363899

Fibromyalgia Support Group Sittingbourne and Sheppey

01795 471324

sandsfibrosupport@googlemail.com

Medway Fibromyalgia Support Group

fibromedway@yahoo.co.uk

01634 865925

Fibromyalgia Maidstone and Weald

0845 4583762

heather.hammond@mypostoffice.co.uk

Fibromyalgia in Ashford

0845 5435652

ecans@talktalk.net

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

0845 458 2027

alimkfms@hotmail.co.uk

Eastbourne Coffee Morning

ebournefibrosupport@live.com

Brighton & Hove Tea Party

eddytheedd@btopenworld.com

Horley Self Help Group

trudigurney@hotmail.com

FM Support Groups - South Central England

East Hants Chichester, Bognor Regis and Horndean

Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 3455942

jeannehambleton@mac.com

West Berks ME & FM Group

wbmefm.wordpress.com
info@wbme.org

01635 529676

Reading Area Fibromyalgia Support Group

jomarsh10@hotmail.com

0845 3452603

Fareham Fibro Friends

0845 5435537

fredjames@tinyworld.co.uk

Winchester Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 345 2678

janicedipper@googlemail.com

Christchurch and District Fibromyalgia Support Group (Dorset)

Telephone: 01425 274295

mekellow@talktalk.net

Basingstoke FM Group, Hampshire

www.basingstokesofa.org

0845 330 8061 (10am - 4pm)

Isle of Wight FM Group

01983 884480 (afternoons)

valgarrett5@aol.com

Wokingham FM Group

fmswokingham@aol.co.uk

0845 345 5908

Oxfordshire FMS Group

Leader: Ruth Winn
0845 458 3781

ruthwinn@hotmail.co.uk

South Bucks FM Group

0845 345 2416

linda.ch@btinternet.com

Chipping Norton (and Oxfordshire) FM Group

Leader: Diana McKay

fmachippy@sdmack60.plus.com

0845 345 5967 after 6.00pm

Berks/Surrey Borders FM Groupp

carol-1954@hotmail.com

Portsmouth & District Fibromites

www.fibropals.co.uk
portsmouth.fibromites@ntlworld.com

0845 458 2115 (10.00am - 12.00pm)

Southampton FMS Friends

k.henderson_06@yahoo.co.uk

0845 485 2112


FM Support Groups - South West England

Exeter & District Fibromyalgia Meeting Group

exeterfms@googlemail.com

07811 199 387 (information about group - answerphone)

SWINDON AND SALISBURY FOGGY'S
'invisible illness' Support Group

www.butyoudontlooksick.co.uk

Deb Cooke - (Group Founder)

Ann 0844 887 2377 or Barbara P 0844 887 2485

deb.cooke@butyoudontlooksick.co.uk

Westbury & District

Alison Hudson - 0844 887 2346

Calne and District Fibromyalgia Support Group

The Lasdowne Strand Hotel, Calne

every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 1.30pm

Group Secretary - Michelle Stock - 07905 123574

cadfmsg@gmail.com

Bath Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 345 2683 Shirley Button

shirbut@btinternet.com

South Gloucestershire Fibromyalgia

www.southglosfibro.btik.com

Lynne - 0845 345 2359

fibromyalgia_southglos@yahoo.co.uk

North Somerset Fibromyalgia Support Group

www.nsomfibromyalgia.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk

0845 345 2304

Torbay and South Devon M.E/C.F.S/Fibromyalgia

me-cfs-torbay@hotmail.co.uk

01803 554724 (11am - 4pm)

West Cornwall Fibromyalgia Support Group

Tel: 0845 3455964 between 10am and 12 noon

trishainyaface@aol.com

Falmouth Fibro Friends

0845 5435650

falfibro@googlemail.com

Weston-super-mare Fibro Support Group

lynne_hammond@hotmail.co.uk

Wootton Bassett & Swindon area Fibro Support Group

Tel: 01793852379

highfly29@hotmail.com

Bristol FM Support Group

0845 458 2029 after 10 am

bristolfibromites@hotmail.co.uk

Bridgwater and District FM Support Group

0845 345 5869

coutts87@hotmail.co.uk

Gloucestershire Support Group, aka Fibro Babes

www.fibrobabes.co.uk

0845 458 2152

ally_reeve@yahoo.co.uk

Launceston & District Fibromyalgia ME/CFS Support Group

Marion Gavin: 0845 345 5943

marion.andy@tiscali.co.uk

Valleys Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 345 5926

douglas.mcmahon@btinternet.com

Chepstow

0845 458 2154

chepstowfibrosupport@googlemail.com

FM Support Groups - Wales

The Fibromyalgia Support Group South Wales

singletonyvonne@googlemail.com

01639 681468

Grwp Fibroymalgia/ME Mon a Gwynedd

Contact Rhian Medi on 01248 722184

or email fmsmemonagwy@yahoo.com

Vale of Glamorgan Fibromyalgia Group

0845 345 5813

vogfmgroup@googlemail.com


FM Support Groups - Scotland

Inverness ME, Fibromyalgia, CFS Support Group

01463 238533

Fibromyalgia Friends Scotland

fibroscot@blueyonder.co.uk

Aberdeen and District Fibromyalgia Support Group

adfmsupportgroup@hotmail.co.uk

Chairperson - Olive Lang - 01224 319970

Secretary - Lelly Willox - 01651 869304

Cupar Fibromyalgia Support Group

lauriegifford@aol.com

Dundee Fibromyalgia Support Group

tapfm@btopenworld.com

Edinburgh Fibromyalgia Support Group

elfs3@hotmail.com

Elgin Fibromyalgia Support Group

m.teasdale@tesco.net

Falkirk & District Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 458 2128

thesimpsonfam@yahoo.co.uk

Glasgow Fibromyalgia Support Group

scotlandfibromyalgia@friends49.freeserve.co.uk

Grangemouth Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 458 2128

thesimpsonfam@yahoo.co.uk

Greenock Fibromyalgia Support Group

fibro_what@hotmail.com

Livingston Fibromyalgia Support Group

jan.duncan@blueyonder.co.uk

Lockerbie Fibromyalgia Support Group

corriegang1@aol.com

Montrose Fibromyalgia Support Group

0845 345 2311

am-fm@fsmail.net

Fort William Fibromyalgia Support Group

jrw4071@aol.com

Tayside Angus and Perthshire Fibromyalgia Support Group>

tapfm@btopenworld.com

Skye Fibromyalgia Support Group

TAP FM Support Group, PO Box 10183, DUNDEE DD4 8WT

greenbank@freewire.co.uk

West Lothian ME Self-help Group

Ability Centre, Carmondean, Livington, West Lothian

Suzy Caines, Secretary 07804 586 553

wlmesh@live.co.uk

www.wlmesh.co.ok

FM Support Groups - Northern Ireland

Fibromyalgia Support North Down

028 9146 1386 (weekdays/daytime) for further details

fsnda@hotmail.com

East Belfast Fibromyalgia Support Group

Contact Joan on 028 9062 5901 (weekdays 10am-12noon)

North West Group

Contact Debbie on 07513 2027 55 (Tues/Thurs between 7pm - 10pm)

Tyrone Fibromyalgia Group

Contact Geraldine 028 8225 0683 (Mon, Wed, Thurs and Fri)

FM Support Groups - Eire

Cork

Rachel Abraham (Chair) - Phone: 085 1567 924 (or 00 353 85 1567924 from N.I.)

Kerry

Debbie - 066 7136 057 (or 00 353 66 7136 057 from N.I.)

Midland Fibromyalgia Support Group

O.C.I.L. Clonminch Rd Tullamore Co.Offaly
Free-Phone 1800 20 10 68 on Tuesdays 10-1 pm.  Please leave a message and they will phone you back.

fmsg@eircom.net


FM Support Groups - Guernsey

Guernsey Fibromyalgia Support Group

Jo Bourgaize (Group Co-ordinator)
0845 330 8069

fibrosupport@cwgsy.net
www.fibromyalgia-guernsey.com


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