Contact Us

Make an enquiry

To make an enquiry it's best to speak to a member of the team, so please call 0116 225 2557.

General information

If you are looking for general information on eating disorders we recommend that you visit our Frequently Asked Questions or the B-eat (eating disorders charity) website.


For inpatient referrals please e-mail these to [email protected] or post to:

Adult Eating Disorders, The Bennion Centre, Glenfield Hospital, Groby Road, Leicester, LE3 9DZ

For outpatient referrals GP's can use the PRISM form. For outpatient referrals from other agencies please e-mail these to [email protected] or post these to:

Adult Eating Disorders, The Bennion Centre, Glenfield Hospital, Groby Road, Leicester, LE3 9DZ

If you're looking for information on making a referral, please visit our referrals section.

Getting to us

Both our inpatient ward and outpatient clinic are located within The Bennion Centre, Glenfield Hospital, Groby Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 9DZ.


Free parking is available to our patients in LPT car parks Please see map. LPT car parks do however become extremely busy at peak times and you may need to find alternative parking. Additional parking is available at the front of Glenfield Hospital where a pay and display car park is located for patient use.

Public Transport

Bus travel

Leicester buses arrive and depart from the Haymarket Bus Station at the Haymarket Shopping Centre and St. Margaret's Bus Station in Gravel Street, or from the many city centre stops. Both bus stations are about 15 minutes walk from the railway station where there is a stop for the Hospital Hopper. This is a service which runs every 30 minutes and stops at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Beaumont Leys Centre, Hamilton Centre and the railway station in Leicester. There is a small charge payable.

More information on the Hospital Hopper can be found on the Leicester's Hospitals website.

For bus travel we would recommend that you check the local bus companies own sites for up to date information:

  • Arriva - timetables and ticket information for buses running across Leicester and Leicestershire
  • Centrebus - Leicester, Loughborough, Earl Shilton
  • First - services throughout the Leicester area and beyond to Anstey, Birstall, Glenfield and Thurmaston
  • Kinchbus - buses from Loughborough to Leicester, stopping at Quorn, Barrow-upon-Soar, Sileby, Cossington and Birstall
  • Stagecoach - Northampton, Brixworth, Market Harborough, Kibworth, Leicester   

Train Travel

The railway station in Leicester is on London Road, near to the centre of the city. The station has lifts to allow passengers to get onto and off the platform and into the main part of the station.

For timetables and ticket sales contact National Rail Enquiries:

Phone: 08457 48 49 50 Text: 0845 60 50 600  

Our Hospital Hopper bus service departs from outside Leicester Railway Station every 30 minutes throughout the day Monday to Friday.

More details of the Hospital Hopper service can be found on the Leicester's Hospitals web site.