Our Mission

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  • Families for Depression Awareness helps families recognize and cope with depression and bipolar disorder to get people well and prevent suicides.

Our Purpose

  • To help families recognize and manage the various forms of depression and associated mood disorders.
  • To eliminate the stigma associated with depressive disorders.
  • To unite families and help them heal in coping with depression.



Family Stories




If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 800-273-TALK or 911 immediately. For crisis support via text message, text LISTEN to 741741.