What We Do

The Fund for Osteopathic Research into Myalgic Encephalomyelitis

F.O.R.M.E. is a registered charity, set up to promote research into the practice of osteopathy in the treatment of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E.) also known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) .....more about us

A team of 25 staff and friends of Bridgeman Physiotherapy run the Wigan 10K event to raise funds for FORME - one plucky member of staff even had her head shaved on stage!!

How You Can Help

Get Involved

Organise or join a fundraising event. Maybe you'd like to get fit or challenge yourself and raise money for FORME at the same time. You may have your own fundraising ideas but we thought you might appreciate a few more ........read more

Make a Donation

There are many ways you can donate to the charity - online, by cheque, as a legacy in your Will etc. We'll be thrilled to receive your donation in whichever way suits you ........read more

New Evidence Supporting the Perrin Technique

New scanning technology has been used to provide the first visible evidence of the existence of a drainage system for proteins and other large molecular structures from the central nervous system ....read more

We Need Friends!

Becoming a friend is free. In return you will receive our regular newsletter so we can keep you up to date with our research and fundraising news. Please encourage friends and family to register as well to help us spread the word about the work of the charity.

What is M.E?

ME is a condition characterised by severe disabling fatigue and a combination of other symptoms including poor concentration, disturbed sleep, loss of short-term memory, headaches ......read more