The Fibromyalgia Friends Support Group of Nevada
is a non-profit organization founded in January 1996, in Henderson,
Nevada by Patti Wright. It is an affiliate of the Fibromyalgia
Network and the National Fibromyalgia Association (NFA).
Patti Wright is the founder of the Fibromyalgia
Friends Support Group of Nevada. Patti has written for AWARE
Magazine (National Fibromyalgia Awareness Magazine) and is
a member of several fibromyalgia organizations. She also co-authored
Living with Fibromyalgia with Dr. Dean Mondell.
In January of 1996, when FM Friends began, we
jumped to 100 members within the first 6 months. At the start
of the second year, it was 200 people. We are now looking at over
a thousand members all over the world!
Our Support Group has Evening Meetings
during the third week of every month. We also have Lunch Meetings
the second week of every month. These meetings are social and
friendly. At night, we schedule many speakers with helpful topics.