Call our National Helpline on 01-2107906 or email

Christmas 2018 updates


Throughout Christmas, Bodywhys support services are available on the following dates:

Helpline 1890 200 444: Open Dec 23rd and Dec 30th. In the new year, the helpline will be open from Wednesday, Jan 2nd 2019.

Alex email support: can be contacted at any time. Responses may take slightly longer during Dec 24th-26th.

Dublin support groups: Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond our control, support groups will not resume until Jan 16th 2019.

BodywhysConnect online support group (19+): Dec 17th, then resuming on Jan 2nd 2019.

YouthConnect online support group (13-18): Dec 23rd and Dec 30th, followed by Jan 6th 2019.

Tralee, Kerry – Free PiLaR programme for family members – starting January 17th 2019.

Coping with Christmas

Christmas tips for people with eating disorders can be found here.

Tips for family here.