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The WISCONSIN MYALGIC ENCEPHALOMYELITIS / CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME ASSOCIATION, INC. is a non-profit corporation dedicated to assisting patients within the state of Wisconsin. Its purpose is to act as a clearinghouse for CFS information within the state of Wisconsin; to assist patients and their families; to encourage communication among agencies, institutions and concerned individuals; and to promote research on the cause, cure and ultimate prevention of chronic fatigue syndrome. Read More.

Working Together

      Want to help MR. King make another ME CFS ALERT video? Please write your check to L KING - ME CFS ALERT and send it to the WI ME. CFS office. We have a special account to collect funds to help We will send you a tax deductible receipt. (Several Lifelines have mention of ME. CFS ALERT)1223 W. Main Street #141, SUN PRAIRIE, WI 53590



The organization publishes a newsletter, the "Lifeline". It contains information about support contacts, notices of meetings and seminars around the state, and current articles about CFS research and treatment. In addition, we publish poems, stories and cartoons. We feature a column called MY TURN which provides an opportunity for patients to share an experience that might help others. As a subscriber, you will also receive NEWS BITS, a flash news mailing about important events or new research.  Wisconsin's priority is sharing information that might help you and your family.

Please look at our membership categories! For those who are unable to pay the membership fee due to financial hardship, a full waiver or partial waiver of dues is available. Get your free sample now!

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  Addendum to Lifeline
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Working together towards wellness for those afflicted with ME/CFS, FM and related diseases.   Visit Site

GuideStar Exchange This organization is a Gold-level GuideStar Exchange participant, demonstrating its commitment to transparency. EIN 39 1614649 (since 1987) Approved 501 c 3





About ME/ CFS

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a debilitating illness that affects adults and children alike. The illness is also known as chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome (CFIDS) or myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). The National Institutes of Health has selected three research facilities to study the illness. A network of support group organizations exists nationwide to help patients and their families.  Learn more.


Upcoming Events

Check out the latest radio interviews, conferences, meetings and seminars. WI ME/CFS Association Inc. board meetings are open to the public. Executive Committee meetings are held once a month in Madison. Please e mail Pat Fero for details.

International Awareness Day

May 12 is International Awareness Day for ME/CFS, S.E.I.D. The disease with too many names. A panel discussion at Shelburne Town Hall. Tuesday May 12, 2015, 2 PM.

24-Hour ME/CFS Forum

This is a forum to express your feelings about CFS, share information or provide support to others.  Go to Forum

"The Faces Of ME/CFS"

A fascinating, well written collection of essays about living with CFS, reprinted from a WI ME/CFS Association publication.   Read more

Planning For SurgeryPlanning for Surgery

Drs. Lapp & Cheney have created two valuable documents that can be shown to your doctors and anesthesiologists when planning for procedures or surgery. Please click on links below to download. 

Anesthesia letter by Paul Cheney
Anesthesia letter by Charles Lapp
Anesthesia card  Print and fold in half