Eating Disorders affect people of all sizes, genders, sexual orientations, ages, socioeconomic class, abilities, races, and ethnic backgrounds. You can get involved: follow the hashtag #EDAW2020 • spread the word • participate in local events • donate to your local eating disorders group.
Below are the events for the week and we are also offering pop-up events to help get the word out.
MONDAY · FEBRUARY 3
11:00 am - 1:30 pm | NSCAD
11:00 am – 1:30 pm | Scotia Square
TUESDAY · FEBRUARY 4
11:30 am – 1:30 pm | Dalhousie Student Union
12:00 pm – 2:30 pm | King’s College
WEDNESDAY · FEBRUARY 5
11:00 am – 1:30 pm | NSCC Waterfront Campus
THURSDAY · FEBRUARY 6
11:00 am – 1:00 pm | SMU Student Centre
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm | MSVU
With Dr. Sara Kirk and Phillip Joy. If you’ve ever asked yourself "Is BMI bullshit?" or "Why aren’t we addressing poverty when we talk about health? or "Why are we policing people’s bodies?" this conversation is for you.
A guided meditation and mini ritual workshop where we will talk about how to build rituals offering a chance to look at the mindset of our choices and make powerful decisions for ourselves.
Outlaw Country Tattoo is celebrating Eating Disorders Awareness Week with a flash event. Choose from a selection of tattoos ranging from $80-$130. 50% of proceeds go to Eating Disorders Nova Scotia.
Curious about life without an eating disorder? Wish you understood more about these illnesses? Join us online where we’ll bust some myths, talk about recovery, share info on treatment and support options, and take your question.
Join us online as we learn how to identify and challenge diet culture, and move towards to self-acceptance. We will be joined by speaker, writer, and advocate, Lee Thomas.