Eating Disorders Victoria
Eating Disorders Victoria (EDV) provides a comprehensive support and information service on all aspects of eating disorders. EDV incorporates a unique approach to the provision of clinical and non-clinical support services through a blend of qualified professionals and lived experience of employees and volunteers. The approach and services provided by EDV have a direct impact on the mental health and wellbeing of thousands of Victorians every year.
Their Strategic Approach
EDV operates at a number of strategic levels in the pursuit of a future where the incidence, duration and impacts of all eating disorders are reduced. The following objectives form part of the strategic plan 2012-15.
Build and grow the EDV brand as a single point of information, support and referral for people with eating disorders and their families, friends and the wider community
Diversify funding and income sources to increase annual income.
Develop strategic partnerships to ensure EDV services are embedded in mental health and community systems; specifically in the areas of education, research, advocacy, marketing, funding and health promotion.
Influence and participate in shaping broad public health and wellbeing policy.See more