Talk ED is a national, peer-led charity supporting anyone affected by any eating disorder or eating distress. We will meet you wherever you are in your journey, with personalised support.

How we can help

If you or someone you care for is affected by an eating disorder or eating distress, we are here for you. Wherever you are in your journey, we have a range of services to help.

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About eating disorders

Eating disorders are serious but treatable mental illnesses that can affect people of all ages, identities and backgrounds. With the right help, recovery is possible.
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Support our work

There are lots of ways to get involved, support our work and make a real difference to those struggling with eating disorders – today and in the future.
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Pip’s Place Online

Pip’s Place Online is a full day of Talk ED support every Tuesday, made possible by the fundraising of the family and friends of Pip McManus.

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First Steps to Recovery e-course

An introductory course for anyone contemplating recovery from an eating disorder or eating distress, developed with the help of people with lived experience.

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Real stories

Our real stories have been submitted by people who have recovered from eating disorders and want to share their experiences to give hope and inspiration.

Please note that Talk ED does not provide a crisis service. If you need help in these circumstances, please contact your GP or for emergency assistance call 999. You can also find details of crisis services here.

“I am extremely thankful for the support from this charity because I have often been turned away from help in the past. Thank you for all the help you have given me – it truly has impacted my life.”