National Volunteer Week

Emerge Australia is incredibly grateful for the many volunteers who contribute to the delivery of our services and programs, in support of all Australians living with ME/CFS. Read more

Government to fund telehealth services in response to Coronavirus

The Prime Minister has announced that the government will fund new health measures under Medicare, including telehealth services and online prescriptions. Read more

Coronavirus and ME

We know that many people with ME/CFS (as well as those caring for them) are experiencing concern about the spread of, and possibly contracting, coronavirus. We recognise that people with chronic illness have valid reasons for additional caution at this time. Read more

Bunnings Sausage Sizzle Raises Money for Emerge Australia

'We just wanted to do something for our daughter who was diagnosed about five years ago with sudden onset ME/CFS,' Peter and Bronwyn said. '...after considering a few different options for raising money, we thought about a Bunnings BBQ.' Read more

Raising the profile of ME/CFS in Parliament

In November, our CEO, Dr Heidi Nicholl met with the Honourable Chris Bowen, Member for McMahon in NSW to discuss the issues around ME/CFS. The great news is that as a result of that meeting, Chris gave a statement to Parliament about ME/CFS. Read more