Calendar & Events
April 2 &3: EDC Lobby Day in Washington, DC. If you are interested in lobbying, and want to make a difference for those needing access to care, please consider joining the EDC for this important event. For more details, visit eatingdisorderscoalition.org
Saturday, April 26: The 3rd Annual DuPage Human Race- This 5k Run/Fitness Walk will be held at the Esplanade in Downers Grove, IL at 9:00AM. Save the date and come walk or run with Team ANAD as we raise funds for eating disorder prevention and awareness. If you are unable to walk or run with us, you can still raise funds or donate to Team ANAD via the DuPage Human Race Website. Registration opens January 15! For more details, visit www.dupagehumanrace.org
Sunday, May 4: Walk Toward Recovery-1st University Eating Disorder Awareness Walk
Produced by Hynes Recovery Services and the F.R.E.E.D. Foundation (For Recovery & Elimination of Eating Disorders) LOCATION: Boston University, Nickerson Field at 11 A.M.-12:30 P.M. in response to poor body image, eating disorders and co-occurring depression in college students today.
WALK REGISTRATION FEE: $10 Funds raised will help fund treatment scholarships for college students struggling with an eating disorder. The walk will feature university walking teams, a 50-member team from Hynes Recovery Services and a “virtual walk” component that will involve colleges from across the country. To register or learn more, visit www.walktowardrecovery.com
Monday, May 19: 11th Annual ANAD Candlelight Vigil- Save the Date! On Monday, May 19, 2014 Linden Oaks at Edward Hospital will be hosting its 11th Annual ANAD Candlelight Vigil. The Vigil is an event of celebration and memorial to remember those who have lost their lives, celebrate those in recovery and to support those still fighting. More details to follow.