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10 October 2017

Beat supports Charter for responsible reporting on mental health

We’re pleased to support campaigner Natasha Devon in pushing for responsible reporting on mental illness through a new mental health Charter.

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10 October 2017

Today is World Mental Health Day

For 2017, the focus of World Mental Health Day is mental health in the workplace.

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10 October 2017

National eating disorder charity asks employers for support and understanding on World Mental Health Day

The 10 October is World Mental Health Day, an international event that aims to encourage discussion about mental health issues.

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15 August 2017

‘Taking steps’ to raise funds & awareness for eating disorders service

Beat are planning a sponsored walk along Norwich’s riverside to raise funds for its essential helplines and online support services.

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26 July 2017

Panorama highlights eating disorders among men & boys

Referee Nigel Owens presents BBC Panorama documentary highlighting the issue of eating disorders among men and boys.

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14 July 2017

To the Bone: Information for people with eating disorders and families

To the Bone is a Netflix originals film released on 14 July 2017. It follows the story of the main character, Ellen, who is 20 & diagnosed with anorexia.

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10 February 2017

Eating disorder charity opens national Helpline in Warrington

This week, Beat, the UK’s eating disorder charity, has launched a brand new 365 day a year Helpline for anyone affected by an eating disorder.

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9 January 2017

Beat welcomes Theresa May's comments

Beat, the UK’s eating disorder charity, welcomes the Prime Minister’s speech today about mental health.

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