ME / FM Association of Peterborough and District

Site: Peterborough

Record #: PET0299
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2022
Last Full Update: 24 Mar 2020

Description

Description (Service) COVID19 Meetings cancelled effective March 16, 2020 because of Covid-19.


Provides support, information, education and encouragement related to Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome), Fibromyalgia Syndrome and Multiple Chemical Sensitivities including:
  • Most recent research on these illnesses
  • methods for coping
  • peer support through personal information and experience
  • community information and other resources available such as CPP, EI, tax credits, and ODSP
Sufferers, family members, caregivers, friends and all interested persons are welcome to attend any meeting and/or access the extensive resource library during meeting times

Service Details

Hours Tue 1:30 pm-3 pm on specified weeks
Dates: Sep-Jun: meetings held every second and fourth Tue of month
Jul-Aug: one meeting per month held on the second Tue
Dates Sep-Jun: meetings held every second and fourth Tue of month * Jul-Aug: one meeting per month held on the second Tue
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Age Requirements: 3 year(s) and up;
Application Contact in advance or come to meeting
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Meeting location: Edmison Heights Baptist Church; 160 Marina Blvd
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9H 6M9
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-742-0562
E-Mail jfoster9@cogeco.ca
Primary Contact Joan Foster, President
Alternate Contact Judy Burns, Vice-President; Email: judy_burns@sympatico.ca
Mailing Address c/o Joan Foster; 691 Brown St 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9J 4K6

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