Helpful Links

Academy for Eating Disorders – AED • (847) 498-4274

For ED professionals; promotes effective treatment, develops prevention initiatives, stimulates research, sponsors international conference and regional workshops.


Binge Eating Disorder Association – BEDA • (855) 855-2332

Education, annual conference, resources, research, and best-practice guidelines for preventing and treating BED.


Eating Disorders Anonymous – EDA

A Fellowship of individuals interested in pursuing recovery and helping others do the same.

Meetings, materials, and online chatroom.


Eating Disorders Coalition for Research, Policy and Action – EDC • (202) 543-9570

Advances the federal recognition of ED as a public health priority.


Eating Disorders Information Network – EDIN • (404) 816-EDIN

Resource and referrals. Speakers bureau, curriculums, school outreach programs, EDAW events.


The Elisa Project • (214) 369-5222

Listing of therapists, treatment centers and informative materials.

Annual symposium, newsletter, support groups.


Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders – F.E.A.S.T. • (540) 227-8518

International organization for parents and caregivers. Information and support for evidence-based treatment and advocacy.


International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals – IAEDP • (800) 800-8126

A non-profit membership organization for professionals; provides certification, education, local chapters, newsletter, annual symposium.


International Eating Disorder Action (IEDAction) and also on FB at IEDAction.Global. 


Maudsley Parents

Volunteer organization of parents who have used family-based treatment to help their children recover.


Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association, Inc. – MEDA • (617) 558-1881 • Toll-free: (866) 343-MEDA

Newsletter, referral network, local support groups, educational seminars and trainings, speaker series.


National Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders – ANAD • (630) 577-1333 • Helpline: (630) 577-1330

Listings of therapists and hospitals; informative materials; sponsors support groups, conference, research, and a crisis hotline.


The National Eating Disorders Screening Program – NEDSP • (781) 239-0071

Eating disorders screening, education, & outreach programs.


National Eating Disorders Association – NEDA

(212) 575-6200 • Helpline: (800) 931-2237

Sponsors National Eating Disorders Awareness Week in February with a network of volunteers.

Annual conference, Parents, Family & Friends Network, helpline, and media watchdog program.


Overeaters Anonymous – OA • (505) 891-2664

A 12-step, self-help fellowship. Free local meetings and support.

Project HEAL: HELP TO EAT ACCEPT & LIVE – Recovery Is Possible • 917 538 5748 •

We provide grant funding for people with eating disorders who cannot afford treatment, promote healthy body image and self esteem, and serve as a testament that full recovery from an eating disorder is possible.