National Eating Disorders Association

NEDA Network Virtual Support Groups

The NEDA Network is a partnership between NEDA (National Eating Disorders Association) and other mission-aligned organizations dedicated to advancing the field of eating disorders and building a community of support and hope. With nearly 20 member organizations, the NEDA Network provides a unified voice in the fight against eating disorders.

The following is a list of virtual support group options offered by some of these Network organizations (sorted by time zone). This information has been supplied by the nonprofits and compiled as a resource as of 3.24.20 at 2pm eastern time.

Alaska Time

Alaska Eating Disorders Alliance

Family and loved ones

Third Saturdays of the month - 1:30-3pm

FREE

Contact: [email protected]

 

Mountain Time

The Eating Disorder Foundation

Free virtual support groups for people struggling with eating disorders, disordered eating, or body image and their friends and families

Support Group for Family & Friends

Monday, 12:30-1:30pm 

Wednesdays, 5:30-7:00pm 

 

Individuals 18+ Struggling with an Eating Disorder

Tuesdays, 12:30-1:30pm MT & 6:00-7:30pm 

Wednesdays, 12:30-1:30pm 

Thursdays, 12:30-1:30pm 

 

LGBTQ+ Individuals 18+ Struggling with an Eating Disorder

Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30pm 

 

Art Journaling for Individuals 18+

Thursdays, 6:00-7:30pm 

 

Virtual Lunch Hangout with EDF Staff

Fridays, 12:30-1:30pm 

 

Adolescents 13-17

Fridays, 5:00-6:00pm 

 

Individuals 30+ Struggling with an Eating Disorder

Saturdays, 10:00-11:30am 

Info: https://www.eatingdisorderfoundation.org/support-groups

 

Ophelia's Place

Adults with eating disorders

Thursdays - 6:30pm

FREE

Info: https://www.opheliasplace.org/support-services

 

Central Time

Living Proof MN

Adolescent and Adult

All groups free and via Zoom app

M-F 3:15pm Central Time (with optional snack); Daily at 6pm Central Time

All other groups listed are on hold

FREE

Info: www.LivingProofMN.com

 

Eastern Time

Ophelia's Place

Adults with eating disorders

Thursdays - 5:45pm

FREE

Info: https://www.opheliasplace.org/support-services

 

The Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association (MEDA)

Support group for loved ones

Every other Monday - 6:00 pm

FREE

 

Drop in support group

Tuesdays - 7pm

Thursdays - 12pm 

FREE

Info: www.medainc.org/events 

 

Instagram Live Q&A

Mondays - 8:00 pm 

@RecoverwithMEDA on Instagram

 

Instagram Live Recovery Conversations with special guests

8pm 

@RecoverwithMEDA on Instagram

 

EmbodiED for Binge Eating Disorder

Wednesdays - 6pm - registration required

$30/group

(Scholarships are available for all MEDA groups)

Info: https://www.medainc.org/services/heal/medas-recovery-groups/

 

Rock Recovery

Support group for mothers with eating disorders

First Saturday of the month - 9-10:30am - VA only

$50

(Sliding scale available)

Info: https://www.rockrecoveryed.org/coffeeformoms/

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