Join Us for the NIED Walk 2015!

Kick off Mental Health Awareness Week: May 4th – 10, 2015 Support the NIED Defeat Depression Walk on May 3rd in Toronto Did you know, as many as 1 in 5 Canadians experience a mental illness or mental health concern? That means, at any given time, 4-5% of the population is depressed – roughly 1.5 million people. Did you know that Eating Disorders have the highest mortality rate of any...

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A Special Request: How YOU Can Help

As you are aware, NIED has been to Ottawa four times. At a recent meeting, our MP, Mark Adler strongly recommended that we get all of you involved in a very simple way: In order for NIED to continue to be successful in Ottawa and to further our mission of awareness – we ask YOU, your family and your friends – to book an appointment with YOUR MP to meet for 30 minutes and to share your...

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Please Help NIED Continue Our Mission

“In the province of Ontario, one of the wealthiest provinces in the country, there are only three treatment centres that have in-patient beds for a population of 12 million. If this isn’t discrimination, I don’t know what is. There is just no other word for it.”    - Dr. B Woodside, Director of Inpatient Eating Disorders Program at Toronto General Hospital & Key...

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“Tonight, We Honour the Journey – Tomorrow, It’s Back to Work!”

Honouring The Journey 2014 On Sunday, February 23rd, we hosted our second annual “Honouring the Journey” event to celebrate our anniversary. The venue was filled to capacity with those suffering from Eating Disorders, their loved ones and caregivers, clinicians, community representatives and other supporters. We paused to reflect on our accomplishments to date and our hopes for a better...

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Honouring The Journey: Sunday, February 23rd

NIED’s second annual “Honouring The Journey” – A free evening of hope, tribute, inspiration and celebration - is being held on Sunday, February 23rd.

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Our Strategy Planning Meeting: A Milestone for Eating Disorders in Canada

  On October 4th, we marked a major milestone towards the better representation of Eating Disorders in Canadian healthcare. In an effort to build a National Eating Disorder Foundation, NIED held a strategy planning meeting in Toronto. We rallied together prominent Canadians, researchers and Members of Parliament from all over the country to fill this huge gap in Canada. Together, we...

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