For People Affected by CFS/ME in Selby & York & the East Side of North Yorkshire


Meetings and Events

This page contains information about meetings and other events of the York and District ME Support Group. Monthly meetings are now held at the Holmefield Centre (directions), usually between 2pm and 3.30pm on the first Wednesday of the month. These are very social in nature, sometimes with speakers and other special events.

Special Events:

Updated 18 January 2008


Group meetings are being held at the Holmefield Centre at the following times at:

Wednesday March 5th 2008 2.30pm A talk on Chinese Acupuncture by local practitoner Claire Donaldson starting
Wednesday April 2nd 2.30pm A talk on Homeopathy,Kinesiology/holistic health by local practitioner Drinna Ferrer

Previous Meetings and events

Azizah Clayton

We are very pleased to announce that, Azizah Clayton, York based nutritionist, will be addressing the March meeting. This will be held on the 7th at Holmefield Centre (directions) and will start at 2pm, finishing at 4pm. We feel we are very lucky get Azizah and look forward to this event.

Fundraising at Deans Garden Centre

Between 10 am and 5 pm on the 7th July 2007, we will be holding a collection at Deans Garden Centre at Stockton on the Forest. If you could spare any time that day to help us then please contact Sandra.

The Scarborough group have a meeting on Monday 14th May at 2pm, at the Alexandra Bowls Centre Scarborough.

Wednesday, 5th September 2007 2 pm - 3.30 pm
Speaker Lyn White Accredited Reverse Therapist will speak  about her experience of ME, an overview of how RT works and what to expect if you come for a session - it will last about 30-35 mins.She will be happy to take any questions  that may arise.
Wednesday, 3th October 2007 2 pm - 3.30 pm
Speaker Joan Crawford from Chester ME Group will speak on her experience of CFS caused by Lymes Disease.
Wednesday, 4th July 2007 2 pm - 3.30 pm Social and AGM
Wednesday, 2nd May 2007 2 pm - 3.30 pm
Wednesday, 6th June 2007 2 pm - 3.30 pm
Drinna Ferrer, a York based homeopathy and kinesiology.
Wednesday, 4th July 2007 2 pm - 3.30 pm Social and AGM
Wednesday, 7th March, 2007 2 pm – 4 pm. The meeting will be addressed by Azizah Clayton, York based nutritionist.
Wednesday October 4th 2pm – 3.30pm  
Wednesday November 1st 2pm – 3.30pm Reverse Therapy talk lead by Jenny
Wednesday December 6th 2pm – 3.30pm Christmas Social
January 2007 NO MEETING
Wednesday February 7th 2pm - 3.30pm  

Directions to Holmefield Centre, Heslington:

Coming from Heslington Village and the roundabout outside Heslington Hall. Go as if to Fulford, passing Eden's Court on your left, then just before the open fields turn left into Holmefield Lane. There will be fields to your right and flats on your left. Turn first left into Peel Close and go straight down to the car park which is on your right. You will see the Holmefield Centre at the end of Peel Close just near the car park.

Coming from the Fulford end. Come right along Broadway passing shops on your right, follow the road as it bends to the left at the small roundabout and continue past Fulford Golf Club on your right. There will then be playing fields next to the golf course on your right and just after the zebra crossing take the right-hand turn into Holmefield Lane and then first left into Peel Close.

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