Eating Disorder Community Groups

Canada is home to a number of community groups serving people who are affected by eating disorders. Some operate across the country, others provincially, and some more locally. 

  • Alberta

    • Eating Disorders Support Network of Alberta (EDSNA)

      • Edmonton, Red Deer & Calgary
      • Ages 18+
      • Online & In-Person Support Groups (usually have an associated fee which can be waived if the client has financial need)
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
    • Silver Linings Foundation

      • Calgary
      • Ages 14+
      • Support Groups (usually have associated fee)
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
  • British Columbia

    • Jessie's Legacy

      • North Vancouver
      • Resource Centre
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
    • Kelty Mental Health

      • Vancouver
      • Support Groups for Families, Caregivers, and Youth
      • Resource Centre
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
    • Looking Glass BC

      • Vancouver
      • Ages 14+ Outpatient
      • Online & In Person Support Groups
      • Serves all of Canada
  • Manitoba

    • Women’s Health Clinic

      • Winnipeg 
      • Group Counselling 
      • Medical Supervision 
      • Nutritional Counselling 
      • Treatment (Ages 18+) 
      • Workshops (Ages 16+)
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
  • Newfoundland & Labrador

    • Eating Disorder Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador 

      • St. John’s
      • All Ages 
      • Support Groups
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
  • Nova Scotia

    • Eating Disorders Nova Scotia (EDNS) 

      • Dartmouth 
      • In-Person Support Groups (Ages 18+) 
      • Online Support Groups (Ages 16+)
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
      • Offers services across Canada
  • Ontario

    • Bulimia Anorexia Nervosa Association (BANA)

      • Windsor
      • All Ages 
      • Group Counselling 
      • Individual Counselling 
      • Outpatient Program
    • Body Brave

      • Hamilton
      • Ages 18+ 
      • Family Counselling 
      • Group Counselling
      • Individual Counselling
      • Support Groups 
      • Marital/Couples Counselling
      • Telephone & Online Counselling
      • Offers services across Canada
    • Hopewell Eating Disorders Support Centre 

      • Ottawa
      • Ages 17+ 
      • Online & In-Person Support Groups with associated fee
      • Programming & Resource Centre
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
    • Sheena's Place

      • Toronto
      • Ages 17+ 
      • Group Counselling
      • Support Groups 
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
  • Quebec

    • Anorexia and Bulimia Quebec (ANEB) 

      • Pointe-Claire
      • Ages 18+ 
      • Support Groups
      • Instant Chat & Texting Support (Ages 14-20)
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones
    • Arrimage Estrie

      • Sherbrooke
      • Ages 17+ 
      • In-Person & Online Support Groups with associated fee
    • Maison l’Eclarcie

      • Quebec City
      • Ages 14+ 
      • Helpline 
      • Support Groups 
      • Offers services for caregivers/loved ones