Who are you wearing purple for?

By |January 27th, 2014|

Support PEDAW’s purple wristband campaign!
Contact pedaw@familyservices.bc.ca to get your bracelet and join the movement!
 

TRUE Fashion Show September 26th, 2013

By |January 21st, 2014|

Media Release: TRUE Fashion Show September 26th, 2013

After receiving a number of comments about our TRUE Fashion show held on September 26th, 2013, we thought we would begin to not only break the silence around disordered eating but also look at beginning to change the modelling industry within Canada.
The industry in North America typically […]

True Talks 3: Tools to Keep You Moving Forward, Feeling Empowered

By |April 18th, 2013|

True Talks #3 was held during Eating Disorder Awareness Week, and offered an ideal opportunity to help break some of the silence around eating disorders. For those who missed the event, here are the tools and ideas we came up with as a group to keep us moving forward and feeling empowered in 2013:

Fill […]

Feeling Fabulous Over the Holidays: A Project True Action Plan

By |December 21st, 2012|

We held our second True Talks event on December 13, as we knew with the holidays approaching, a lot of us could be feeling stress or anxiety, and could benefit from some coping tools. As a group, we put together a Holiday Toolkit to help you feel your emotional best throughout the month of […]

What We’ve Been Reading

By |October 29th, 2012|

Each week we share eating disorder news and body image stories through @ProjectTrue on Twitter. We realize not all of you are on Twitter, so we’ve rounded up some of the top stories from the last month below.

 

Blog Posts, Cool Finds and Body Image Crusaders 

Lady Gaga Puts Bulimia and Body Image On the Table In A […]

5 ED Facts More Horrifying than a Zombie Attack

By |October 25th, 2012|

With Halloween around the corner, “scary” themes are all around us. But far more frightening than fictitious goblins, zombies and monsters are the hard truths about eating disorders, ranging from unhealthy body image and distorted perception of self, to life-threatening anorexia and bulimia.

5 scary facts about eating disorders in Canada

1 in 2 healthy weight […]

An Interview with Angela Rinaldis, Founder of Project True

By |October 10th, 2012|

Recently our courageous president, Angela Rinaldis, was interviewed in a blog called A Year of Making a Difference, in which Angela shares stories of her success as a lawyer and as an entrepreneur with her own health food line, and her audacious goals for Project True.

We’ve shared the first part of the interview below, but […]

This Monday, Protest with Your Practice!

By |October 3rd, 2012|

This Thanksgiving Monday, October 8th, we’re gathering a group of big-hearted people for a free yoga session in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery, and would love to see you there!

We’re going to unroll our mats in public to peacefully protest for the right to access resources, treatment and hope for anyone in BC […]

Help Us Make the Project True Centre a Reality

By |October 3rd, 2012|

We’ve written a few times about our vision to open the Project True Centre for Body Image and Eating Disorder Recovery in Vancouver.

We’re also serious about making it a reality, which is why we’ve entered into the Aviva Community Fund competition. As part of our entry, we’ve created a video (which we’ll be […]

Take the Project True Pledge, this Sunday

By |September 28th, 2012|

We’re beyond excited to share the official Project True pledge with you, and we’d love to invite you to join us in Gastown this Sunday to take the pledge and (if you want) be a part of our video!

Come take the pledge with us!

Place: The Steam Clock, at the corner of Cambie and […]