EATING DISORDER AWARENESS WEEK

Feb 1 –Feb 7, 2015 is Eating Disorder Awareness Week. If you or anyone you know is concerned about eating habits or weight preoccupation, please seek help.

The National Eating Disorder Information Centre (NEDIC) is a Canadian non-profit providing resources on eating disorders & weight preoccupation.

http://www.nedic.ca/ Their toll free # is 1-866-633-4220 and is open until 6pm PST everyday.

EVENTS in BC

Presented by the BC Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign.

Wear purple February 6th & show your support for Eating Disorders Awareness!
Tweet @loveourbodies or share photos wearing purple on our Facebook event
page: bit.ly/Purple4PEDAW

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Free Public Event:
Ending the War With Our Bodies
Presented by the BC Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign in Partnership with Vancouver Public Library

When
Sat, January 31, 2015, 12:00pm – 1:30pm

Where
Vancouver Public Library – Central Branch, 350 West Georgia St., Vancouver
Alma VanDusen and Peter Kaye rooms, Lower Level

About:
Experts, and individuals who have struggled with body-image, talk about self-esteem, eating disorders, prevention awareness, and early intervention of eating disorders.

This panel discussion in recognition of Eating Disorders Awareness Month will include a recovered individual, a therapist, and a dietitian who specializes in eating disorders.

More info:
Email: pedaw@familyservices.bc.ca
Facebook: www.facebook.com/loveourbodiesloveourselves
Twitter: @loveourbodies

Written by admin

Port Moody ESC