We’re so saddened by the tragic loss of Robin Williams to suicide. Depression doesn't discriminate against how and why it hits, the consequences can be devastating. Depression, can strike anyone at any time.
A huge thank you to our British 10k runners, who dodged the downpours this weekend and raised an incredible £7,000.
Our 2014 Comedy for Depression event took place at The Union Chapel on 15th May, headlined by Jason Manford. We would like to thank all the acts that took part David Morgan, Luisa O'Mielan, Adam Hess, Ellie Taylor, Angela Barnes and Jason Manford, all the organisers and the amazing audience.
Depression Alliance knows that during your recovery a positive support structure is invaluable to your wellbeing, which is why to mark Depression Awareness week we asked some members of our groups ‘who was your friend when you were in need?’
An omnibus survey of 1,200 people across the UK has shown that a third of people struggle to cope at work because of depression, stress or burn out, with 83 per cent of those affected experiencing isolation or loneliness as a result.