the connecticut cfids & fm association, inc.
p.o. box 3010 milford, ct 06460 infoline: (800) 952-2037

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listed below are several ways you can support our efforts to provide assistance to connecticut cfids & fm patients.

community health charities:

  • we are now an associate member of community health charities. now people can sign up through work to donate to the association. because we are just an associate member, they will only give us money that was specifically directed to us. people must specify that they want their contribution to go to us.

  • although the connecticut cfids & fm association is not a member agency of united way, individuals may be able to contribute to us through the donor choice program. check with your campaign worker to find out if your united way or other employee campaign honors this program and, if so, write in the connecticut cfids & fm association as your donor choice.

  • help spread the word. friends, relatives, neighbors, and co-workers often ask if they can help. suggest that they consider us when filling out their campaign pledge cards. by contributing to the connecticut cfids & fm association, you do make a difference!

  • if you are interested in making a donation to the connecticut cfids & fm association and your company does not have a community health charities of connecticut campaign, please call 1-800-344-6071 or visit www.chcct.org to learn more.

membership:

  • the connecticut cfids & fm association, inc. offers membership to patients, family members and friends. members receive our quarterly newsletter and receive advance notice of upcoming events. members also have access to the advice and expertise of the board of directors and their community contacts. click here for a membership application.

subscribe to yankee magazine:

  • when you subscribe to yankee magazine for one year (10 issues) at $20.00 by using the order form from our web site or our news letter with the code letters and number at the bottom. you will receive a free yankee cookbook and yankee will give a $10.00 donation to the connecticut cfids & fm association, inc. which will be used to help defray the cost of running our heavily used 1-800 information line. click here for an order form.

snet community connections:

  • the connecticut cfids & fm association, inc. is participating in the snet community connections program. now, when you sign up with snet for all your long distance calling, or confirm that you’re already using snet all distance, the connecticut cfids & fm association will get 5% of your monthly long distance bill. and there is absolutely no out of pocket costs to you.

  • signing up is easy. just call snet at 1-800-635-7638. make sure they get the organization code # 2885. this lets them know you are supporting the connecticut cfids & fm association.. you can also sign up over the internet at www.snet.com/community. again make sure they get our organization code # 2885.

volunteer support:

  • our association is in need of volunteers. the people we seek should empathize with and understand cfids & fm. they should have the necessary skills for the task they volunteer for, such as computer skills, writing skills or public speaking skills. most importantly they should be very dependable and committed to the task they decide to do.
    please click here for a detailed listing of our volunteer needs.

  • call our infoline to see how you can help (800) 952-2037. leave your name, phone number, and why you are calling. we will call you back.


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