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#MEAction UK Parliament Project

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#MEAction UK’s Parliament project supports a team of dedicated parliamentary outreach volunteers and mobilises our UK network of constituents to educate our MPs about ME with the ultimate goal of increasing research funding and medical care.

How to get involved

To get more involved with Parliament outreach, contact uk@meaction.net. You can also join a local Facebook group. (Parliamentary advocacy toolkit coming soon.)

Current Parliament calls to action
    1. Urge your MP to attend Parliament Debate. A 3-hour Westminster Hall debate on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) treatment and research has been scheduled for Thursday, 21st June, 1:30-4:30 p.m. We need to encourage as many of our MPs as possible to attend. Contacting your MP has never been easier with this new tool. Simply enter your postal code below to get started. Contact your MP now.
    2. Urge your MP to sign EDM 1247 recognizing Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) Awareness Week, the work being done by campaigners and charities to highlight ME as a physical condition, and acknowledging the detrimental effects of the PACE trial. Contact your MP now
Follow-up Form

Did you participate in recent parliament call to action? Did you hear back from your MP? Please fill out this form to tell us about it. The information you provide will help us improve our overall strategy. If you have questions you can contact uk@meaction.net.


Latest Parliament News & Actions

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Westminster Hall debate could be a ‘turning of the tide’ for ME

Today was a turning of the tide for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) as 26 MPs attended a Westminster Hall debate on treatment ...
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Read ‘Invest in ME’s’ Parliamentary Briefing

UK charity Invest in ME has written a briefing for the 21 June Westminster Hall debate that calls for £20 ...
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Two things to do ahead of Thursday’s Parliament debate

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Read the new parliamentary briefing

Next Thursday, Parliament will hold a 3-hour Westminster Hall debate on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis treatment and research in a monumental victory ...
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UK: Urge your MP to attend the 21st June debate on ME

A 3-hour Westminster Hall debate on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) treatment and research has been scheduled for Thursday, 21st June, 1:30-4:30 ...
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Learn More About the UK Parliamentary Briefing

A key briefing to help parliamentarians understand the issues facing people affected by M.E. has been co-authored by #MEAction UK, ...
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UK MPS Secure Westminster Hall Debate on ME

Mark your calendars! A 3-hour Westminster Hall debate on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) treatment and research has been scheduled for Thursday, ...
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MPs Fight for House of Commons debate on ME in UK

MPs across the parties in the U.K. came together today to argue the case for scheduling a debate about Myalgic ...
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“Listened to but were we heard?” The NICE guidelines scoping workshop

On 25th May 2018, NICE held an engagement workshop with stakeholders, looking at the draft scope for the new guideline ...
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