The ROAR website is an interactive tool to support people who have eating and body concerns, and who feel distressed because of these concerns. ROAR will help people to see the extent and impact of their problems and will provide help with the next steps to take towards recovery.
If you are concerned about any aspects of your eating, body image, or wellbeing, ROAR will help you to:
IF YOU ARE STRUGGLING WITH YOUR EATING YOU COULD BE AT RISK OF A SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEM.
You have taken the first step in reaching out and facing your concerns. This is an important achievement. Facing eating and body concerns is a real challenge and it is often difficult to take these first steps. By having done so, you are now on the pathway to recovery.
IF EATING AND BODY CONCERNS ARE STARTING TO TAKE OVER YOUR LIFE, YOU NEED AND DESERVE HELP
The key is taking action early – read more below to find out how to use ROAR to take action as early as possible and reach out to recover.
“When I finally went to my GP to seek help it took me a very long time to actually get the issue out verbally”
Many people struggle with eating and body concerns and feeling ashamed can stop them from talking about their problems. Seeking help takes courage and is the best way to move towards recovery.