Online Support Groups

Beat run a number of eating disorder online support groups for both those suffering and for carers. Find out more about each group via the links below.

Chat Rooms

Access our daily support groups. Please note these are only active when one of the online groups is running.

Access the chat rooms
Open Groups

Unlike our other online support groups, the conversation in our open groups is directed by you and moderated by Beat staff.

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Swan

Monday 7pm. The Swan online support group helps those suffering with anorexia.

Access Swan
Owl

Tuesday 7pm. The Owl group helps students affected by an eating disorder.

Access Owl
Blue Jay

Wednesday 7pm. The Blue Jay group helps mothers supporting a child with an eating disorder.

Access Blue Jay
Kingfisher

Wednesday 7pm. The Kingfisher group offers support for people suffering with bulimia.

Access Kingfisher
Dove

Thursday 7pm. Dove is our eating disorder support group for over 18s suffering from an eating disorder.

Access Dove
Phoenix

Thursday 7pm. Phoenix is our eating disorder support group for under 18s suffering from an eating disorder.

Access Phoenix
Nightingale

Friday 7pm. Nightingale supports people suffering with emotional overeating or binge eating. 

Access Nightingale
Online Rules

To ensure our online service is safe, we've some house rules that we ask you follow when using the rooms.

Read the rules