Do You Have an Eating Disorder?

Eating disorders are complex mental illnesses. Boys, girls, men, and women from all backgrounds & ethnic groups 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.


New NHS plan boosts young people’s services but adults need more...


Today the Long Term Plan for the NHS is published, laying out the strategy for t...


Number of boys admitted to hospital for eating disorders doubles


NHS figures revealed today by the BBC show that the number of boys admitted to h...

Mental Health Awareness Week highlights body image issues

Mental Health Awareness Week highlights body image issues


Mental Health Awareness Week runs from 13th – 19th May, with the Mental Health F...


Your Stories

I am getting there through honesty with others and myself


When I was about 13, I stopped eating for a bit, just to see how it felt, what i...


Me, Myself and Bulimia


It all started at the age of 14. Before being diagnosed as having bulimia, I wa...


Committed to Recovery


I’m 35 years old and have battled with an eating disorder of some sort for the p...

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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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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