Calgary Silver Linings Foundation volunteer, Sophie Balisky, and Executive Director, Colleen Hauck, speak with Jess Arcand on her CJSW program, Silver Lining, to share Sophie's eating disorder journey and raise awareness about the Foundation's work to improve access and supports for Calgarians with eating disorders.
Calgary Silver Linings Foundation board member, Brad Pierce, spoke with CBC's Calgary Eyeopener about the upcoming Grand Canyon Ultramarathon run that he and his fellow runners will be completing to raise funds for the first residential eating disorder treatment facility in Southern Alberta . Click here to learn more.
Anita Simon and daughter, Nicole Cowper, were interviewd on CBC Alberta@Noon Supporting Albertans struggling with eating disorder.
Thank you to the CBC for granting permission to reproduce this interview.
Nicole Cowper was 11-years-old when she began suffering from an eating disorder.
“It started with me just unintentionally restricting what I was eating, and then I realized, hey, this is something I could have complete control over,” the now 19-year-old recalls.