You can find all available services in Australia on this page including The Butterfly Foundation Helpline, which is specifically dedicated to eating disorders.
If you are in a crisis situation, need immediate medical assistance or are at risk of harming yourself please contact:
Call 000 or visit triplezero.gov.au
Call 1800 55 1800 or visit kidshelpline.com.au/
Call 13 11 14 or visit lifeline.org.au/
If you would like information, referrals and brief counselling for eating disorders, disordered eating or body image concerns, you can contact The Butterfly National Helpline on:1800 33 4673
To send The Butterfly Foundation Helpline an email, complete your details and write your message – you'll hear back from one of our mental health professionals.Email us
Sometimes you may not feel like talking on the phone, so why not chat to The Butterfly National Helpline online? They're online from 8am-12am AEST, 7 days a week (except national public holidays)Open Chat
The Butterfly Foundation represents all people affected by eating disorders and negative body image – a person with the illness, their family and their friends.
Butterfly operates a National Eating Disorders Support Helpline that includes support over the phone, via email and online. The Helpline is staffed by trained counsellors experienced in assisting with eating disorders. It also provides a wide range of programs for service providers and recovery groups.
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You can find support and services organisations in your state by using this interactive map.
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Shoalhaven Eating Behaviour Service
The Eating Disorders Service (EDS) is a specialised eating disorders…Read more
The Melbourne Clinic - Eating Disorders Inpatient Program
The Melbourne Clinic Eating Disorder Unit is a 21 bed…Read more
Eating Disorders Queensland
Eating Disorders Queensland (EDQ) is the largest community service in Queensland…Read more
Eating Disorders Program, Royal Melbourne Hospital
The NWMH Eating Disorders Program provides treatment for adults (18 years…Read more
Adolescent and Child Eating Disorders (ACED) Program, Austin Hospital Acute Paediatric Unit
The Adolescent & Child Eating Disorders (ACED) Inpatient Program is…Read more
Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group provides inpatient and day programs for mental health…Read more
ACT Eating Disorder Program (& referral advice)
The ACT Eating Disorders Program is an outpatient therapy service…Read more
Top End Health Service (TEHS) Child and Adolescent Eating Disorder Service
The ‘TEHS Child and Adolescent Eating Disorder Service’ is a…Read more