Awareness Events 2018 – PEI


Prince Edward Island was responsible for two very special May Awareness events.

On May 16, 2018 the Lieutenant Governor of PEI hosted an information session at Government House in Charlottetown.

Here is a description of the event:

Here is the official program. Please note especially the poem written for the event by Rita Stanley.



Her Honour, Antoinette Perry. And Dr. Jonathan Fox


Dolores Griffin,Her Honour, Antoinette Perry Dr. Jonathan Fox


Rita Stanley, Janice Coady, Kay Larkin, Dolores Griffin, Her Honour,Antoinette Perry, Dr. Jonathan Fox

On May 24, 2018 the Speaker of the Canadian Senate introduced Lydia Neilson, William Parlor and Margaret Parlor. Senator Diane Griffin from PEI then rose to make a statement recognizing ME/CFS and FM.

You can read the Senator's statement here:

We wish to thank the Lieutenant Governor and the Senator from PEI for recognizing ME/CFS and FMm