Fibro Active Awards

Fibro Active in the limelight

Celebrating Achievements and Recognition

At Fibro Active, we take immense pride in the strides we’ve made in supporting individuals with fibromyalgia. Our efforts have not only been recognized locally but have also garnered attention on a wider scale. We are delighted to share our journey, where Fibro Active has stood out, making a difference in the lives of those with fibromyalgia.


Winners of The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

In 2020, Fibro Active proudly received The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, a moment that fills us with immense gratitude and pride.

We invite you to explore our page for an in-depth look at this prestigious recognition. Here, you’ll find event highlights, and photographs, and other information about this amazing achievement.

Finalists in the ‘Make a Difference Awards’

Fibro Active were nominated for a BBC make a difference award. There were a number of nominations for us. The nomination from Yvonne Wake one of our original members is the one they chose. We attended the awards event on Sunday September 10th. We were served afternoon tea and there were a number of celebrities and local politicians present. We were runner’s up in the Community Group category. Thank you so much to everyone for your support.


Mayor’s Award

In May 2022 our chairperson Julie Barker received the Mayor’s Award. Julie was nominated by Jane Gordon the group’s Treasurer.


Erewash Awards 2020

Fibro Active were runners up in the Project/ Initiative/ Innovation category at the Active lives in Erewash Awards 2020.


Fibro Active: Making a difference together

You can be a vital part of Fibro Active’s journey by sponsoring our support group. Your sponsorship enables us to continue our essential work, supporting individuals with fibromyalgia and raising awareness about this chronic condition.

How you can help

We invite you to join us in our fundraising efforts. By organizing events, charity walks, or online campaigns, you can contribute significantly to Fibro Active. Your fundraising initiatives play a crucial role in helping us offer various support programs, educational resources, and community events for individuals and families affected by fibromyalgia. For more information, visit our Sponsor Us page.

Thank you

Fibro Active extends its heartfelt gratitude to everyone who has supported us in our journey. Together, we can make fibromyalgia more visible, enhance understanding, and provide the much-needed support for those living with this condition.

Thank you for being a part of the Fibro Active community. Your support fuels our mission and brings hope to those in need.