The rALLY Support Group is designed for people who are providing family led care for their loved one.
This is likely to include:
- Families doing Family Based Treatment (FBT)
- Families / support people who using an approach where they are closely involved in meal preparation, meal support and distress tolerance
The person with the eating disorder may be of any age but more likely to be child/adolescent or young adult.
What does the group involve?
The rALLY Group is designed to educate and support families and support people who are playing an active role in the recovery of someone with an eating disorder.
The sessions will skill up participants in understanding eating disorders, meal support, nutrition, distress tolerance, school/workplace strategies etc. It will also provide time and mechanisms for connection and peer support between participants.
Who will facilitate the groups?
rALLY groups will be facilitated by people who have lived experience of caring for someone with an eating disorder.
When do the groups meet?
Currently the rALLY group is running online on the third Tuesday of each month.
How much does it cost?
rALLY groups are $5 to attend. Free for EDV and Eating Disorders Families Australia (EDFA) members.