The following support groups are independent of ABC and should be contacted directly for more information on the help they provide. It's the responsibility of each support group to maintain up-to-date information and contact details.
If you'd like to advertise your support group here, please download and complete the form. We do not expect support groups to be members of professional counselling bodies. For details of monthly payment options, please contact us.
Focus Counselling Support Group
The Crypt, St Michaels Church, Broad Street, Bath BA1 5LJ
Contact: Jan Douglas Bate: 01225 330096
Anglia Ruskin Student Minds
LAB 216, Cambridge Campus, Thursdays, 6.30pm-8.00pm
Cardiff Self Help and Support Group
Cardiff Mind, 166 Newport Road, Cardiff, Cardiff, CF24 1DL. Wales
Cardiff Student Minds
Cardiff University Students' Union
C.W.E.S.T. Cheshire West Eating Support Team, Self Help & Support Groups
Cheshire Carers Center, 146 London Road, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 5HH
Contact: Helen: 07763061307 Lisa: 07501294857. Calls will be returned on Fridays
Halton Eating Disorder Self Help Group
Vine Street Centre, 30A Widnes Road, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6AD.
Contact: Terry or Nic on 0151 495 3991 firstname.lastname@example.org
Derby "First Steps" Eating Difficulties and Disorders Support Group
Ingham House, 16 Agard Street, Derby, DE1 1DZ
Contact: Marc: 01332 367571
Ripley Self Help and Support Groups for Sufferers and Carers
The Croft Day Centre, Slack Lane, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 3HF
Contact: Mavis: 01773 826040 (Mon to Fri between 9am and 5pm) Jill: 07845 935760 (afternoons between 1pm and 5pm).
Chesterfield Image Self Help Group
NEDCASH, The Annexe, Holywell Health Centre, Holywell Street, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7SH.
Contact: Shearer Thurlby: 07768 955310 (weekdays after 6pm)
Exeter Student Minds - Eating Difficulties Support Sessions
A&V Conference Room
Basildon BEAMS Support Group
21 Malyons Mews Felmores, Basildon, Essex, SS13 1PT
Contact: Colleen: 01268 442059 (Wednesday 5pm - 8pm other than first Wed of month)
Circencester Self Help and Support Group for Sufferers and Carers
St Peters Court (lounge), St Peters Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 1RG.
Contact: Pat Ayers : 01285 770385
Southampton SRSH Student Support Group
SUSU Building, University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1BJ.
Eating Disorder Support Sessions
University of Southampton, email@example.com
Isle of Man
Manx Eating Disorders Support Group
Keyll Darree Education and Training Centre, Opposite Noble's Hospital, Strang, Douglas, Isle of Man, Isle of Man, IM4 4RH.
Contact: Georgie: 07624 330922
Maidstone Self Help and Support Group for Sufferers and Carers
Priority House, Maidstone Hospital, Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 9QQ.
Contact: Tina: 01634 811395 (before 9pm) Kathy: 01634 270522 (available most days)
Leicester University Self Help Group
The Green Room, First Floor, Students' Union Building, The University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 7RH
LINK:ED Lincolnshire Eating Disorder Self Help Group
Lincoln College, Room A002, The Abbey Building, Monks Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2 5HQ.
Contact: Heather Killick: 01476 584005 firstname.lastname@example.org
Central London Self Help and Support Group for Sufferers
All Souls Clubhouse (blue front door), 141 Cleveland St, Westminster, London, W1T 6QG.
Contact: Sue: 07957 641 449 email@example.com
Kings College London SRSH Student Support Group
KCL, Southwark, London, SE1 9NH
London N3 Self Help and Support Group for Sufferers
Golders Green, London,
Contact: Fenella: 07962 392908 firstname.lastname@example.org
UCL SRSH Student Support Group
BO4, Drayton House, 30 GORDON STREET, LONDON, WC1H 0BE
UCL Student Minds - Eating Disorder Support Sessions
Talking Eating Disorders
The Casbah Coffee Club, 8 Haymans Green, Liverpool, Merseyside, L12 7JG.
Contact: Leigh Best: 07974 796990 email@example.com
Norwich Eating Disorders Group
The Charing Cross Centre, 17-19 St. John Maddermarket, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1DN.
Contact: 07535 418424
Workshop Self Help and Support Group
FREED, 39 Park Street, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S80 1HW.
Contact: Yvonne Boughton: 01909 731564 Yvonne Round: 01777 708335
Nottingham Campus Self Help Group
E127, Portland Building, University Campus, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG7 2RD
SRSH Student Support Group at Oxford University
Oxford University - Eating Difficulties Support Sessions, firstname.lastname@example.org
Oxford Brookes SRSH
Gypsy Lane Site, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 0BP.
Reading University SRSH Student Support Group
Whiteknights Campus, Reading, Berkshire, RG6 6AH.
Ipswich Self Help and Support Group
46-48 Westgate Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 3ED.
Contact: Frederike or Mary: 07803 249114
Woking Self Help and Support Group for Sufferers
Cornerhouse, 2 Courtenay Rd, Woking, Surrey, GU21 5HQ.
Contact: Paul: 01483 757461 Maggie: 01932 722681 email@example.com
Edgbaston Self Help and Support Group for People Experiencing Eating Issues
Woodbourne Priory Hospital, Woodbourne Road, Edgbaston, West Midlands, B17 8BY.
Contact: Maxine Jones: 0121 434 4343
Wakefield Self Help and Support Group for Sufferers
The Well Woman Centre, 6 Cheapside, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 2SD.
Contact: Sandra Vowles/Lorraine Peat: 01924 211114
Leeds Student Minds - Eating Disorder Support Sessions
Parkinson's Building, Leeds University
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