• We are a friendly, informal support group for anyone affected by the debilitating illness ME/CFS (mayalgic encephalomeyelitis/Myalgic Encephalopathy/chronic fatigue syndrome), which in summer 2014 has stated meeting monthly at the quiet rural setting of Meerbrook Village Hall, not far from Leek in Staffordshire.


  • The village hall is booked for 2 hours and light refreshments are provided.

  • Anyone who is affected by or interestd in this debilitating illness is very welcome to come along for a few minutes or the whle time depiending on how you feel on the day. .... have a cup of tea....... bring your own tea bag if you prefer...... or just come to say "hello"


  • If you cant make the next date but would like to make contact then phone or email Barbara on 01538 300101


Our Group

Barbara Turnock


A mother with a daugher with ME  who originally booked the village hall to see if there was a need in the area for people with ME to support each other.... because there was nothing else in this area at all!

ME sufferes

Local and from further away 

Local people and some from further away - all with varying degrees of illnes with ME/CFS​

ME Carers

Carers get to meet other carers

Carers or supporters of people with ME .... ranging from husbands, wives, partners, mothers, fathers, family, friends. 

Our Offerings

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Our Mission

Simply .... To start with ...

  • meet up with others that understand

  • the chance to have a good moan and a good laugh

  • and help us to help each other cope!