Adapt is a voluntary organisation established in January 2000 to increase knowledge and a greater understanding of eating distress in the community; to provide help and support to people with eating disorders, their families and friends; and to Lobby Local and Regional Organisations and advocate on behalf of sufferers and carers of eating distress.
Website of the Eating disorders Association in the UK. For general information on all aspects of eating disorders. Also contains a section specifically for younger people.
A holistic and spiritual approach encouraging freedom from obsession with food and weight.
This is the site of Gurze Books, specialists in eating disorders publications. Contains an online catalogue of over 200 books and other resources. It also provides extensive general information and links. Very helpful for searching for publications and getting further access to information.
Provides general information and a guide to getting help. Good for younger people.
Provides extensive information on eating disorders including many downloadable resources. Section for parents, educators, professionals, etc.
Very comprehensive. Lots of general information, signs and symptoms. Includes chat rooms. Advocates itself as pro-recovery and doesn't allow any information about diets, weight loss tips or even pictures to be exchanged.
Educational information for parents and friends about warning signs, dangers and consequences of eating disorders. Also success stories and recommended reading.