We are Anorexia & Bulimia Care

ABC is a national UK eating disorders organisation with over 30 years of experience.

 

We provide on-going care, emotional support and practical guidance for anyone affected by eating disorders and eating distress.

Our telephone and email helplines, and other support services, are available to those struggling personally, their family, carers and friends.



Support Video Calls & Online Chat

Support Video Calls & Online Chat

Alongside our helpline, we also offer booked appointments for telephone/video calls and online chat, including family & carers.

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Courses For You

Courses For You

Visit our online shop to view our courses, including 'First Steps to Recovery' a recovery-centred interactive tool. 

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Parent and Carers Online Community

Parent and Carers Online Community

Peer to peer support for you in your caring role. Finding ways forward together.

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Training for Professionals

Training for Professionals

Online courses for teachers, students, health and fitness professionals.

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ABC Ambassadors

ABC Ambassadors

Passionate about raising awareness, our team of volunteers support and represent ABC.

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Captain Tom 100 Challenge
Captain Tom 100 Challenge

Get involved with the Captain Tom 100 Challenge and help us support more people impacted by eating disorders.

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PETITION: Help us stop online ads targeting people with eating disorders
PETITION: Help us stop online ads targeting people with eating disorders

Advertisers are able to target those with eating disorders with ads for products and services that can trigger eating disorder behaviours. Help us get this banned!

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Online Recovery Course
Online Recovery Course

An interactive recovery resource including practical tips, goal setting activities, film clips and downloadable materials.

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“For me recovery is about being out of your safe zone and feeling proud and liberated, forgetting the former shadow of yourself and re-inventing a new identity.”

Imogen, 25

“I never thought I would cope with my body changing during pregnancy but I’m stronger than I think I am and I’m so proud of what I’ve achieved.”

Kate, 32

“At the age of 57 I consider recovery a turning-point, enabling me to enjoy a full, active life which is no longer dominated by anxieties about food and weight.”

Olwen, 57

“You don’t have to be ready to recover, you just have to not want to spend one more day or one more hour or one more minute living like you are.”

Rachel, 41

“I've come a long way, to me recovery means freedom and being at peace with yourself. As you recover you start to feel real happiness - better than any you can get from starving or losing weight because it is REAL - and it's amazing.”

Maddy, 21

“To me, recovery is the effort each day towards a life where food is not an enemy, simply a nice accompaniment to a full lifestyle.”

Freya, 15