ADULTS AND EATING DISORDERS: WHERE TO FIND SUPPORT

If you’re worried that you or someone you care about is showing the signs of an eating disorder there’s support available

Anyone can have an eating disorder, regardless of their age, gender, ethnicity, or background. If you’re worried that you, or someone you care about is showing the signs of an eating disorder, the first step is to talk to them and encourage them to seek help. We know it can be difficult to raise the issue with them. Beat have a useful guide with some things you can do when talking to someone you’re worried about

Where to find more information and support

Beat are the UK’s eating disorder charity and they have a wide range of resources and support available

Beat also provide online and telephone support 

Adult (18yrs +) Community Eating Disorder Services in Greater Manchester

If you’re worried that you or someone you care about is showing any signs of an eating disorder there’s support available.

Service name Areas the service covers Who provides the service How to access the service
The Willows Eating Disorder Service Salford, Wigan, Heywood, Middleton & Rochdale, Bury, Oldham, Tameside & Glossop Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Trust To refer yourself to this service, please contact your GP. Referrals are accepted from GPs and other health professionals
Stockport NHS Adults  Community Eating Disorder Service

 

 

Stockport Oakwood Psychology Services Oakwood Psychology Services

This service accepts referrals from: General Practitioners; Community Mental Health Teams; Healthy Minds; Healthy Young Minds; Self-help Services; Midwives and Health Visitors; Tertiary care providers

Warrington, Halton and Trafford Eating Disorder Service Bolton, Trafford Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust To refer yourself to this service, please contact your GP. Referrals are accepted from GPs and other health professionals
Manchester Eating Disorder Service

 

 

Manchester Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Trust To refer yourself to this service, please contact your GP. Referrals are accepted from GPs and other health professionals