It can be tough to admit that something is wrong. If you’re concerned that you may be experiencing an eating disorder, you’ve come to the right place. Our recovery guide will help you understand what you're going through and the steps you need to take to seek help, access treatment and maintain recovery.
If you are concerned about a loved one, such as a child, partner, sibling or friend, it's important not to watch and wait. Eating disorders are serious mental illnesses that require support and treatment. Find out how you can best support someone you are concerned about.
We all have a role to play to support people impacted by eating disorders. If you are a health professional or community professional such as a teacher, sporting coach or youth worker, it's important to have the information and skills for appropriate prevention, intervention and support in your community.
Recent media coverage around eating disorders in young people in Victoria has left some in our community feeling understandably distressed. EDV's CEO Belinda Caldwell reflects on what this means for families impacted by eating disorders, including the vital role of hope in recovery.Learn more
We want every Victorian to share in the joy of life without an eating disorder. Never more so than at Christmas time. That's why this festive season, we invite you to consider EDV in your Christmas giving. A donation to EDV helps ensure we can continue to operate our essential services all year round.Donate today
Carer alignment in eating disorder treatment is the practice of presenting a united front against your loved one's eating disorder. Find out how you can practice the ALIGN method at home with advice from our Carer Coaches.Read more
On the latest episode of the EDV podcast, Candid Conversations, we talk about the impact of Severe and Enduring Eating Disorders (SE-EDs) and explore EDV's response through our pioneering SE-ED Program.Listen now
EDV has a range of free support services available to Victorians experiencing eating disorders as well as their loved ones, including Telehealth Counselling, Telehealth Nurse guidance, Support Groups, Carer Coaching plus much more.Get support today
Eating disorders are complex mental illnesses. While there is no single cause for eating disorders, they are treatable and full recovery is possible for everyone. Find out about the different types of eating disorders and the warning signs to look out for.Learn more
The EDV Hub is a confidential place to seek information and support. Our trained volunteers can guide you to appropriate support options within EDV and externally. Get in touch via phone, email or webform.Contact the Hub
We hold regular online and in-person support groups and informational events for people in recovery, carers and community members. Find out what's coming up in our events calendar.Learn more