Regional Support


The following support groups are independent of EDA 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

Contact: 02920402040

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


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)

Fife, Scotland

The Linda Tremble Foundation 

Craig Mitchell House, Flemington Road, Glenrothes, Fife, KY7 5QF.

Contact: Anne Tremble: 07815799397 


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,

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



Lincolnshire Eating Disorder Self Help Group

Lincoln College, Room A002, The Abbey Building, Monks Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2 5HQ.

Contact: Heather Killick: 01476 584005 


Central London Self Help and Support Group for Sufferers

All Souls Clubhouse (blue front door), 141 Cleveland St, Westminster, London, W1T 6QG.

Contact Sue:

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

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


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

Oxford University - Eating Difficulties Support Sessions,

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

West Midlands

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

West Yorkshire

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



Please understand that EDA cannot recommend any of the support groups listed here or be held responsible for the information they provide

If you run a support group and would like it to be listed here, please get in touch