Eating Disorder Organizations & Non-Profits Directory
The organizations listed in the Eating Disorder Non Profit Directory offer multifaceted resources providing encouragement, direction and hope to those seeking to overcome anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorder. These organizations educate the public and promote eating disorder awareness and prevention, among other objectives. Eating Disorder Hope gratefully acknowledges these outstanding organizations that tirelessly work to promote eating disorder awareness, prevention and recovery.
Our directory is meant to help you find:
- Name & Contact Information
- Whether the Organization is National or Local in its resources and focus
- Public / Consumer or Eating Disorder Professionals Focused
- Mission & Purpose of the Organization
- Membership Dues (if any)
Eating Disorder Organizations Directory
Mission or Purpose
|Multi-service Eating Disorders Association, Inc. (MEDA)|
Phone: 866.343-MEDA or 617-558-1881
|Newtonville, MA||Both||The Multi-service Eating Disorders Association (MEDA) is a nonprofit organization that provides early detection, education, and recovery assistance to prevent and treat eating disorders. MEDA is a regional and national support network and resource for clinicians, educators and the general public. MEDA takes a three-pronged approach to diminishing the pervasiveness of eating disorders, uniquely offering a combination of education, prevention and treatment. It provides education through professional training and scholastic teaching, recovery and treatment through assessments, referrals, and support group sessions, and prevention through academic and public education.|
|National Eating Disorders Association|
Headquarters: NYC 212-575-6200
|New York, NY||National||NEDA supports individuals and families
affected by eating disorders, and serves as a catalyst for prevention, cures, and access to quality care.
|The Academy for Eating Disorders|
|Deerfield, Illinois||National||The Academy for Eating Disorders
is a global professional association committed to leadership in eating disorders research, education, treatment, and prevention.
|Eating Disorders Coalition|
|Washington, DC||National||The Eating Disorders Coalition for Research, Policy & Action is working in Washington, D.C., to increase awareness, educate policymakers, and promote understanding about the disabling and life-threatening effects of eating disorders. Our mission is to advance the federal recognition of eating disorders as a public health priority.|
|Screening for Mental Health, Inc.|
Phone: (781) 239-0071
Fax: (781) 431-7447
|Wellesley Hills, MA||National||The CollegeResponse program, developed by Screening for Mental Health(SMH), promotes the prevention, early detection and treatment of prevalent, often under-diagnosed and treatable mental health disorders and alcohol problems. For more than a decade, the program has offered affordable and practical risk management tools and information that educate, assess, and connect students with appropriate resources.|
|Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA)|
Toll Free Number: 855-855-BEDA (2332)
|Severna Park, MD||National||BEDA is the national organization focused on increasing prevention, diagnosis and treatment of BED and associated weight stigma. Through outreach, education, and resources, BEDA is committed to facilitating awareness, excellence in care, and recovery for those who live with and those who treat binge eating disorder and its associated conditions.|
|NORMAL In Schools, Inc|
|New York, NY||National||NORMAL is a national nonprofit that educates about eating disorders,
self-esteem and body image through arts and mindfulness programs.
|BEAT (Beating Eating Disorders)|
|Norfolk, United Kingdom||International||Beat is the UK's only nationwide organisation supporting people affected
by eating disorders and campaigning on their behalf. Beat's vision is that eating disorders will be beaten. Our mission is to change the way everyone thinks and talks about eating disorders, to improve the way services and treatments are provided, and to help anyone believe that their eating disorder can be beaten.
|Costa Mesa, California||Regional||Rewrite Beautiful is a revolution to redefine beauty as an ACTION.
Beautiful actually has nothing to do with the way you LOOK; it has to do with the way you ACT. Beauty is found in your actions of Creativity, Kindness and Strength displayed in your community. You can either go along with what everyone else thinks is beautiful, or you can be revolutionary and Rewrite Beautiful. Rewrite Beautiful creates this vision through Art Shows, Beautiful Action Clubs and Street Art in collaboration with local schools, community groups and places of worship.
|Eating Disorder Network of Maryland|
|Townson, MD||Regional||Eating Disorder Network of Maryland is your first point-of-contact to receive
objective information about eating disorder resources available to you and your family throughout the state of Maryland.
|Unknown||National||Maudsley Parents was created in 2006 by parents who helped their children recover with family-based treatment, to offer
hope and help to other families confronting eating disorders. We offer information on eating disorders and family-based treatment, family stories of recovery, supportive parent-to-parent advice, and treatment information for families who opt for family-based Maudsley treatment.
Helpline: (630) 577-1330
|Naperville, IL||National||ANAD advocates for the development of healthy attitudes, bodies, and
behaviors. ANAD promotes eating disorder awareness, prevention and recovery through supporting, educating, and connecting individuals, families and professionals.
|Restoring the Heart Ministries|
|Setauket, NY||National||Restoring the Heart Ministries is a 501 © (3) non-profit, non-denominational, charitable organization whose primary purpose is to help men, women, and children find freedom and hope form the life experience of emotional, sexual and physical abuse, as well as other types of trauma. The purport of restoring the Heart Ministries is to help individuals become the whole person Jesus Christ desires them to be and to fulfill the purpose for which they were created.|
Last Reviewed By: Jacquelyn Ekern, MS, LPC on January 16, 2014
Page last updated: June 16, 2014
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