The EDV Hub is a central place for eating disorder information, service system navigation, care and support.
EDV online chat is a part of the EDV Hub, which is a free and confidential service operated by volunteers that operates Mon - Fri 9.30am - 4.30pm..
EDV's Telehealth Counselling service is designed to assist people living with eating disorders and their support people.
EDV's Telehealth Nurse acts as a central point of contact to help people access services, locate specialised eating disorder health professionals, provide information and support to help people work towards recovery.
EDV offer two ongoing Carer Courses for people supporting a loved one with an eating disorder. Our Carer Courses run all year, and can be joined at any time.
Find out about our Carer Coaching Program for families/care givers of young people newly diagnosed with restrictive eating disorders.
The Peer Mentoring Program (PMP) provides one-on-one mentoring with an EDV Peer Mentor who has recovered from an eating disorder.
EDV's SE-ED Program addresses the unique needs of Victorians with long-term eating disorders, also known as Severe and Enduring Eating Disorders (SE-ED).
learnED is EDV's e-learning platform that provides courses for people in recovery, their loved ones, professionals and the general community.
EDV's Education team run a number of supportive, skills-based group programs and workshops for people in recovery, as well as those who care for someone with an eating disorder.
Support groups are a good place to share your experiences, emotions, challenges and develop positive strategies in a safe and supportive environment.
Mental health workers such as psychologists and social workers can be a vital part of the treatment team. EDV has a team of qualified and experienced clinicians.
Whilst eating disorders are psychiatric illnesses, a dietitian if often needed to help address the nutritional and behavioural aspects of an eating disorder. A dietitian can help at any stage of recovery.
Join us for Candid Conversations all about recovery from an eating disorder. If you're currently living with an eating disorder, on the path to recovery or maybe even just thinking about recovery, this podcast is for you.
The EDV bookshop features books in areas such as recovery, body image and self-esteem,
EDV have collated a diverse range of recovery stories from members of the community.
"Eating disorders are not well understood, and part of my recovery meant holding the hands of those around me ... This, in turn, lead to increased understanding from my family and friends and eventually, I understood myself.”Read Ann's story