Depression Alliance has merged with Mind

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We're Mind, the mental health charity. We provide advice and support to anyone with a mental health problem. We're continuing to run Friends in Need and to support Depression Alliance's self-help groups. We can offer you advice and support on depression, too.


Depression Alliance joins Mind

Depression Alliance has joined the Mind family as a wholly owned subsidiary.

May 10, 2016 | News

Improving employment outcomes

Work in Progress is a UK-wide campaign that seeks to raise awareness of the challenges to employment faced by people with depression and drive policy initiatives that support improved outcomes across the UK. It is supported by partners across the UK - Depression Alliance, Action on Depression, Gofal and AWARE. The campaign is sponsored by Lundbeck within the guidance of the ABPI code of practice.

April 19, 2016 | News

Wellbeing Network Events

Our Wellbeing Networks are getting ready for Depression Awareness Week and there is absolutely LOADS of events taking place. Have a look below at our meet ups and stalls taking place. You can find out more details by visiting each networks' group on Friends in Need. Not a member yet? It's quick and free to sign up.

April 15, 2016 | News

Friends in Need Christmas Appeal

This Christmas please donate to the Friends in Need appeal.

Dec. 11, 2015 | News

Friends in Need turns two

At Depression Alliance we believe together, we're happier, which is why with funding from The Insurance Charities we set up Friends in Need, to create a platform that can help end the loneliness and isolation that often comes with depression.

Nov. 12, 2015 | News