Dorset ME Support Group have won a BBC Children in Need grant to meet the full cost of a part-time child support worker – to be attached to the children and young people's NHS ME/CFS clinics at Dorchester and Poole Hospitals.
The funding will run for three years from January next year.
And Dorset Primary are Trust have taken over the funding for a year of the post of group telephone support worker, who works with people in the county who are severely affected by ME. This post was originally set up with a grant from the Rockbourne Fair.
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