FAC-ORGANIZED COMMUNITY EVENTS

VIRTUAL NATIONAL CONFERENCES, SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS OFFERED ON ZOOM

None planned at this time.  Keep checking back in the future!

RECOMMENDED FOR THE FM COMMUNITY

ORGANIZED BY COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS RELEVANT TO FIBROMYALGIA AND ITS COMORBIDITIES

FM SUPPORT GROUP VIRTUAL AND IN-PERSON ACTIVITIES AND PROGRAMS:

Fibromyalgia London Group:  Take note of the variety of group programs, FM Sharing Circles, and exercise activities listed in their Month-At-A-Glance calendar. Through the year, several trauma-informed workshop series using expressive arts therapy are held by a  Clinical Social Worker, who is a certified Expressive Arts and Sand tray Therapist.  There are also monthly Health Talks, Information Sessions, and special events.  The annual membership fee of $15.00, which includes free membership for immediate family members/caregiver, provides FREE admission to all programs, activities and special events.   https://fibrolondongroup.ca/what-we-offer/
Association de Fibromyalgie et syndrome de fatigue chronique V-Soulanges:  Located in Vaudreuil-Soulanges, a regional county municipality of Quebec, they offer in-person and virtual bilingual activities such as Aquafit, Cooking, Yoga and Drawing.  They also offer activities conducted in English only and in French only.  Annual membership fee: $25.00 is mandatory to participate.  Check out their Fall 2021 Activities Calendar at   https://www.-vs.org/services-activites?lang=en
Fibromyalgia Support Group of Winnipeg, Inc.: Offers in-person monthly meetings, neighbourhood groups, tai chi, and a self-help education program for Fibromyalgia, Taking Charge of Fibromyalgia.  Annual membership fee: $20.00.  More details can be found at https://www.fmswinnipeg.com/
ME/FM Society of BC: Currently offers online ME/FM Patient Support group sessions, and recently introduced an Allies and Loved Ones support group program.  Annual membership fee: $30.00.  More information available at https://www.mefm.bc.ca/news-events

VIRTUAL/ONLINE COURSES, TALKS, SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, CONFERENCES:

PATHWAYS TO IMPROVEMENT WITH DR. ELEANOR STEIN - Starts October 26, 2021:   an eight lesson, ten-session live online course designed specifically for people with ME/CFS, FM and ES. It is also relevant for people with Post-COVID. Caregivers and healthcare professionals can also gain useful information.  https://www.eleanorsteinmd.ca/pathways