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Eating disorder charity frustrated and disappointed about calori...

22/07/2021

On 22nd July 2021 the UK Parliament passed legislation making it...

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Beat Receives Funding from the Scottish Government to Support Mo...

20/07/2021

Beat has received over £400,000 from the Scottish Government to support carers,...

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Funding for young people’s eating disorder services diverted des...

11/05/2021

Clinical Commissioning Groups in England increased their spending on children an...

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NI: What do you want to see in the 10-year Mental Health Strateg...

11/03/2021

A draft 10-year Mental Health strategy for Northern Ireland has been published a...

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New Government announcement about plans to address obesity

04/03/2021

The Government has announced new plans to support those living with obesity to l...

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Eating Disorder Services in Wales – Development Workshops

23/02/2021

In November 2020, the Minister for Mental Health and Wellbeing, Eluned Morgan, a...

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Beat's statement on COVID-19 vaccine prioritisation

27/01/2021

The Government has stated that those suffering from severe mental illnesses (SMI...

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Lords call for greater support for people living with eating disorders

Lords call for greater support for people living with eating dis...

21/01/2021

Members of the House of Lords call for greater support for people living with ea...

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Beat responds to new 2019 Health Survey for England findings

04/01/2021

Beat has responded to the NHS 2019 Health Survey for England, which found t...

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Beat receives new grant from Tampon Tax Fund

27/11/2020

Beat has received a new grant from the Tampon Tax Fund as part of its latest rou...

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An update from Beat as we adjust to the second lockdown

12/11/2020

As we adjust to increased restrictions again, Beat continues to respond to the c...

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​ Beat's response to the conclusion of Averil Hart’s inquest

09/11/2020

In 2012, 19-year-old student Averil Hart, who was unwell with anorexia nervosa,...

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