Do You Have an Eating Disorder?

Eating disorders are complex mental illnesses. People of all ages, genders, ethnic groups and backgrounds can be affected.

Supporting Somebody With an Eating Disorder

If you’re worried about someone then it’s important to encourage them to seek treatment as quickly as possible.

News

New eating disorder guidance urges better support for families a...

08/07/2019

The UK’s eating disorder charity Beat has today launched new guidance encouragin...

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The 20th Anniversary of Scottish Parliament and Beat are taking action!

The 20th Anniversary of Scottish Parliament and Beat are taking...

09/07/2019

The 20th Anniversary of Scottish Parliament and Beat are taking action!...

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Wales Government is seeking your views on a new national curriculum

Wales Government is seeking your views on a new national curricu...

09/07/2019

The Welsh Government wants to hear your views on their draft national curriculum...

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Your Stories

Fork in the road

Choice

18/07/2019

Recovery must be your choice, the one you must makeDespite the eating disorder...

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"Feelings"

11/07/2019

At school her best friend called her fat. She took up a measuring tape and that...

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Carer empowerment: a personal account of our ongoing journey

08/07/2019

On 8 July 2019, the Victoria Derbyshire show discussed the state of eating disor...

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Events

EDIC 2020

18/03/2020 09:00 - 19/03/2020 17:00

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Classical Music Evening

04/12/2019 18:00 - 21:00

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Going to the Doctor

It’s very important to access treatment as early as possible, as earlier treatment means a greater chance of fully recovering from your eating disorder.

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HelpFinder

Search HelpFinder, Beat's directory of eating disorder services. Listings include NHS centres, counsellors, therapists, private clinics & support groups near you.

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Beat on the Ground

Beat on the Ground is a new approach to tackling eating disorders in your area, equipping healthcare and education professionals, and empowering those affected.

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