ME Association


The ME Association, founded in 1976, funds and supports research and provides information, support, education and training – benefiting people with ME (myalgic encephalopathy), CFS (chronic fatigue syndrome), professionals and all others interested in the illness.


  • Information and practical support for people affected by ME/CFS/PVFS/CFIDS through their website and Connect Helpline – 0844 576 5326
  • There is also a local support group that runs on the first and third Friday of every month at the Peter Street Community Centre between 1pm and 3pm

How to Access

For more information about the support group please call Gillian Broughton (01744 893 530) or Daniel Hitchmough (078 503 432 89).

Type of Organisation

National charity (no.801279) with local services


St Helens ME/CFS Support Group, c/o Peter Street Community Centre, Peter Street, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 2EQ