Beat Eating Disorders – Support Services
Beat Eating Disorders is the UK’s eating disorder charity.
Beat exists to end the pain and suffering caused by eating disorders. They are a champion, guide and friend to anyone affected, giving individuals experiencing an eating disorder and their loved ones a place where they feel listened to, supported and empowered.
The helpline services provide support and information 365 days a year. Call Beat’s Helpline on 0808 801 0677 or 0808 801 0711 for the Youthline.
Online Support Groups
Chat with other recoverees and carers in one of Beat’s chat rooms. Sessions involve a mix of themed discussion and general conversation.
One-to-one Web Chat
Use our secure instant messaging service to speak directly with Beat’s advisors.
Monday – Friday: 12.00 pm – 8.00 pm
Saturday – Sunday: 4.00 pm – 8.00 pm
Search HelpFinder, Beat’s directory of eating disorder services. Listings include NHS centres, counsellors, therapists, private clinics & support groups near you.
For more information about Beat services, please go to www.beateatingdisorders.org.uk
This service is available to residents of all parts of Edinburgh
This service accepts direct self referrals.