Eating Disorder Awareness Week: Resource Guide

Halifax provides support groups and info sessions on eating disorders

Feb. 1 to Feb. 7 marks Eating Disorder Awareness Week across the country. Here are some events and helpful resources in Halifax this week.

Events

Tues., Feb. 3

Information Session: Peer Support and Recovery

Time: 7-8:30 p.m.

Location: Suite M278, 7071 Bayers Road

 

Panel Discussion: Understanding and Reducing the Contribution of Perfectionism to Eating Disorders

Time: 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Location: Dentistry Building, Room 4117

Wed., Feb. 4

Panel Discussion: Something’s not right… Could it be an eating disorder?

Time: 7-8:30 p.m.

Location: Halifax Central Library, Lindsay Children’s Room

 

Yoga: Free yoga for any Dalhousie student

Time: 8:30-9:30 p.m.

Location: Studley Dance Studio

 

Thurs., Feb. 5

Workshop: Bite by Bite: Fueling your recovery

Time: 7-8:30 p.m.

Location: South House, 1229 LeMarchant St.

 

Yoga: Pay by donation class

Time: 7-8 p.m.

Location: 108 Yoga, Lower Water St., Suite 441

 

Information Booth: Information on eating disorders and treatment

Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: Killam Library Atrium

 

Fri., Feb. 6

Yoga: Free yoga for any Dalhousie student

Time: 7-8 p.m.

Location: Sexton Squash Court

Mon., Feb. 9

Panel discussion: From Surviving to Thriving: From from Eating Disorders

Time: 7-8:30 p.m.

Location: Mount St. Vincent University, Evaristus Hall: Room 108

Resources

Eating Disorders Nova Scotia

Email: info@eatingdisordersns.ca

Phone: 902-466-2011

Location: 63 King St., Dartmouth

Facebook: Eating Disorders Nova Scotia

Twitter: @nsedrecovery

National Eating Disorders Information Centre HelpLine

1-866-633-4220

Nova Scotia Mental Health Mobile Crisis

1-888-429-8167

Family and Friends Peer Support Group

Contact: Kelly 902-488-5008

Eating Disorders Clinic

902-473-6288

 

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