Family Services of the North Shore is a community organization that is dedicated to providing education, support and counselling to heal and connect the community. They offer a broad range of services to children, youth, adults, couples and families from diverse backgrounds, which are offered either at no fee, or on a sliding scale to clients living or working on the North Shore.
Posts Categorized: Disordered Eating
The Looking Glass Foundation is currently working on opening Canada’s first treatment centre for adolescents with eating disorders. In the meantime, though, they run a summer camp, weekly on-line support groups and have a web site full of links and resources on the subject.
Family Services of the North Shore offers a free support group for parents, partners and caregivers of individuals with eating disorders.
Kelty Resource Centre is a provincial resource centre working to link children, youth and their families with appropriate resources in all areas of mental health and addictions. In addition, as spiritual successors to the Eating Disorder Resource Centre of BC, the centre also provides information and referrals to adults with eating disorders.
Web site dedicated to raising awareness and providing support to people with eating disorders, and their loved ones. Offers information about various eating disorders, associated dangers, signs & symptoms, cultural issues, treatment options and more. Service includes online support, including online chat and bulletin boards.
NEDIC develops and disseminates information and resources on eating disorders and food and weight preoccupation. They also staff a telephone helpline that provides information on treatment or support.