Eating And Weight Issues
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- Eating Disorders Foundation of VIC
Provides education, information, referral and advocacy for people affected by eating disorders, as well as families, carers and professionals. The site includes a chat room, message board, information sheets and reference material.
- Eating Disorders Resource Centre, Brisbane
Aims to improve intervention, education and support for all people affected by eating disorders and to raise community awareness about the prevalence and seriousness of these disorders. Includes information on eating disorders for sufferers, families and friends, FAQs, publications and information referrals.
- Reach Out
Information for young people on issues such as depression, drugs and alcohol, family issues, eating disorders, grief and loss, safe sex and pregnancy, school and work. This website also offers a search facility to find help in your area.
- Something Fishy
Provides support to people with eating disorders, and their loved ones. Offers information on eating disorders including symptoms, prevention and causes, associated dangers and a treatment finder. Also offers support through online community and bulletin board facilities.
- The Butterfly Foundation
Dedicated to changing the culture, policy and practice in the prevention and treatment of eating disorders. Provides information on the Foundation, news, events and referrals.
- The Oak House - Victoria
Provides effective and holistic treatment for sufferers of eating disorders. Support and education are also provided for families, carers, friends, health professionals and community workers touched by people with eating disorders.
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