In addition to a dedicated helpline for Scotland (0808 801 0432 or via email), Beat offers a range of services for people in Scotland who may be supporting someone with an eating disorder.
Harnessing Hope is an online carer skills workshop designed specifically for those supporting someone with an enduring eating disorder (one that has been consistently present for five or more years).
Endeavour is a carer support group for parents/carers of young people aged 5-15, with an ARFID (Avoidance or Restrictive Food Intake Disorder) diagnosis and/or displaying ARFID behaviours.
A free video based training workshop for anyone caring in a personal capacity for someone with an eating disorder. Focused on the psychologies behind eating disorders and how our behaviour can encourage them.
A free video based training workshop for anyone caring in a personal capacity for someone with an eating disorder. A strategy-based course focused on the building of skills and resilience for carers to encourage recovery.
Nexus is a telephone support service for parents, siblings, partners, and others caring for a loved one who has an eating disorder.
Our resource pack for parents and carers is a guide for those whose loved one has recently been diagnosed with an eating disorder.