Trusts and Foundations

Beat is very grateful to have received funding from trusts and foundations that are committed to helping us achieve our vision of an end to the pain and suffering caused by eating disorders. These include/have included:

The Garfield Weston Foundation

 Supported the transformation phase of Beat’s early intervention strategy.

The Burdett Trust for Nursing 

 Working in partnership with NHS Lothian to reduce isolation and to improve transitions for those affected by an eating disorder in Edinburgh and The Lothians.  

GMC Trust

Supporting all of Beat’s services to people affected by eating disorders.


 Strengthening our helplines and support services.  

The Steel Charitable Trust

Strengthening our helplines and support services.

Evan Cornish Foundation

For our Ambassador programme in Lancashire and Cheshire.

Big Lottery Fund

For multiple projects, most recently a research grant

Department of Health

Health and Social Care Volunteering Fund grant 2013-2016.

Our Trust and Foundation donors are very important to Beat, and contribute about a fifth of our income.  If your trust or foundation would like to support us, we offer a wide range of projects under two main themes: Early Intervention and Family Support.

To find out more please contact Jenny Whitworth on:
01603 753313 or