The Butterfly Foundation represents all people affected by eating disorders and negative body image – a person with the illness, their family and their friends.
As a leading national voice in supporting their needs, Butterfly highlights the realities of seeking treatment for recovery and advocates for improved services from both government and independent sources.
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.
Butterfly also provides a wide range of programs for service providers and recovery groups.
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
- Children or young people
- LGBTI People
- Lived experience
- People with an increased risk of suicide
- People experiencing mental illness
- Provides Policy Information
- Conducts Research
- Provides Factsheets