×

Canada

<< Return to all actions
Current Canada calls to action
  • There are no current calls to action in Canada

How to get involved

To get more involved in advocacy, education, and outreach in Canada join one of these groups below or make an appointment to talk to a community organizer.

Canada | Alberta | British Columbia | Manitoba | New Brunswick | Newfoundland & Labrador | Nova Scotia | Ontario | Prince Edward Island | Québec | Saskatchewan


Create an action | Launch a petition | Start an event | Join a group

Latest Canadian News & Actions

#MillionsMissing from ME: Your Stories

/ by / 0 Comment
Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) is a debilitating, chronic disease that steals so much from the person. We received heart felt stories from around the globe chronicling journeys with ME. This week we touched on parenting, aging, marginalization, and careers. Today we ... Read More

Announcing #MillionsMissing 2019! Join us!

/ by / 4 Comments
Listen to the article:   We are thrilled to announce #MillionsMissing 2019! This May, we will take to the streets - or demonstrate from our beds - to show the world we are here, we are the #MillionsMissing, we will continue to ... Read More

A Year in Review: Celebrating the 2018 Achievements of Our Community

/ by / 3 Comments
2018 has been a big year at #MEAction!  Thank you to all of you who have put forth immense efforts to improve the lives of people with myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). #MEAction has grown over the past year in leaps and bounds, and ... Read More

Advocacy Round-Up: End-of-Year, 2018

/ by / 0 Comment
Our community's advocacy work end with a big finale with our meeting with the director of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH)!  Catch up on the latest global news from the past few months. U.S. NIH #MEAction representatives met with the National ... Read More

Community Roundup – End-Of-Year, 2018

/ by / 0 Comment
As always, our community continues to amaze us with its tenacity, creativity, intellect, hard work and generosity. Enjoy a round-up of some of the community happenings these past few months where people with myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) around the world continue ... Read More

Sept & Oct — Research Roundup

/ by / 1 Comment
The end of September was a whirlwind! Between the CDC's website work, the CDC's awarding of a sole contract, the planning sessions for the NIH meeting, and the Stanford symposium, there wasn't much time to devote to breaking down the ... Read More

The Global Impact of #MillionsMissing

/ by / 0 Comment
The impact of #MillionsMissing 2018 was phenomenal. Protestors took to the streets in 100 countries across the world with demonstrations taking place in North America, South America, Europe, the United Kingdom, South Africa and Asia. Along with people taking action ... Read More

Sharing UNREST through Library Donations

/ by / 3 Comments
  Activism doesn’t always have to take place in government offices or with signs and shouting; it can take place in quiet libraries. Library systems are the target of Cindy Downey’s efforts to make Jen Brea’s documentary Unrest accessible to all. Downey, ... Read More

OMF to Attend First ME/CFS Conference in Montreal

/ by / 0 Comment
"Advancing an International Research Agenda to Address ME/CFS Research Priorities," the first International Canadian Conference on ME/CFS will be held May 3 - 5, 2018. Ronald W. Davis, PhD, OMF SAB Director and Linda Tannenbaum, OMF CEO/President will be presenting ... Read More

Canada uses “bird-dogging tactics” to force meeting with health minister

/ by / 0 Comment
Toronto: #MillionsMissing activists attended their federal health minister’s “meet-and-greet” on Jan. 14th to ask the health minister to respond publicly to their request that she announce Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) is a biological - and not psychological - illness. This tactic ... Read More