Butterfly Foundation


The Butterfly National Helpline offers free and confidential support to anyone anywhere in Australia concerned by eating disorders or body image issues, whether you need support for yourself or someone you care about. All our counsellors are qualified mental health professionals with a background in psychology, social work or counselling. They also have specialist training in eating disorders and body image.

We are registered as: Charity.

More details

LGBTIQ Owned and Operated: No
Qualifications: The Butterfly National Helpline counsellors receive regular LGBTIQA+ training and are committed to providing free, confidential and non-judgemental counselling, referrals and information to anyone experiencing an eating disorder or body image issue, as well as their friends and family.

We understand that gender and sexuality are complex issues and unique to each individual. We make no assumptions about your story and we do not discriminate.
Service Delivery Format:
  • - Online forum/Group
  • - Helpline
  • - Webchat
  • - Phone
  • - Email
  • - Factsheet
  • - Website
Service Delivery Location:
  • - All of Victoria

Cost: Free
Opening Times: The Butterfly National Helpline is open 8am to midnight (AEST), 7 days a week.

How to contact us

Contact Name: Butterfly Helpline
Phone Number: 1800 ED HOPE (1800 33 4673)
Email Address: support@butterfly.org.au
Website: https://butterfly.org.au

Social media:

No physical address.