Oops! You must enter a search term greater than 3 characters.

Profile moreless )

Phone: 704-365-2343
PO Box 220398
Charlotte
North Carolina 28222
USA
Website

Please to add this organization to your favorites.

Add to my favorites Added to favorites!

Programs: The Association is proud to lead national efforts in CFIDS awareness and education, public policy and research and we are grateful to those who support our work.

The CFIDS Association offers information and resources to patients, family members, caregivers, support groups, media professionals the general public and health care professionals. The Association focuses its resources on research, policy and communications that will advance understanding, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of CFS. We are grateful to all those who support our vital work.

Mission:
CFIDS is a serious and complex illness that affects over one million U.S. adults, more than multiple sclerosis (MS), AIDS or lung cancer. The illness is characterized by incapacitating fatigue, problems with information processing and memory, flu-like symptoms, pain in the joints and muscles, dizziness, nausea, sleep disorders, severe headache and numerous other symptoms.

Our mission: For CFS to be widely understood, diagnosable, curable and preventable.
Results:
Since 1987, the Association has invested more than $30 million in programs to end the pain, disability and suffering caused by CFS.

Invite reviews

Invite friends and colleagues to share their experiences with this nonprofit
37 Reviews
See all »
Average rating:
123.1351445
Write A Review
12/14/12
I have been suffering from Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (also called Chronic Fatigue Syndrome) for 30 years. For the last ten years, the CFIDS Assn. of America has served its own interests (large executive salaries and special benefits) rather than the needs of people who suffer from M.E. They ... more »
11/12/12
The CFIDS Association proactively encourages ME/CFS researchers with seed grant money. They are fill a niche for small researchers to prove their hypothoses and then to obtain much bigger grants from the NIH... more »
11/11/12
For nearly twenty years, The CFIDS Association has provided me with invaluable information on ME/CFS and the latest research. They have engaged in advocacy which has greatly advanced our cause. Recently, they established an innovative "Research Institute Without Walls" to facilitate a scientific ... more »
See all 37 reviews »

Photos & Video

Are you the Nonprofit? Your photos and videos would look great here!

Support This Nonprofit

Promote This Nonprofit

Great Nonprofits badges allow you to raise awareness of your favorite organizations on your own web sites. for text link or graphic badge.

Get badge
By registering you agree to the site's Terms and Conditions.