When it comes to dealing with depression, you are not alone. There are many resources available that can help you manage your mental health. Find apps, clinical trials, support groups, and more – all curated by our Doctorpedia experts

Forums and Communities

Finding a community can be a vital part of managing depression. Below are a collection of forums and communities where you can connect with other people who are going through similar experiences.

Depression Non-Profits and Institutions

There are many non-profits and institutions that are doing great work in the advancement of depression research and awareness. Check out some of our favorites below and get involved.

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance: DBSA envisions wellness for people living with depression and bipolar disorder. DBSA provides hope, help, support, and education to improve the lives of people who have mood disorders.

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We’re committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering individuals, advancing professional best practices, and building awareness.

Advocates assisting Americans in receiving Social Security Disability benefits by analyzing their claim, then assisting in the completion of a comprehensive application for disability benefits. Along with our experienced appeal knowledge we ensure disabled Americans receive the disability benefits they deserve.

Anxiety and Depression Association of America is an international nonprofit membership organization (with more than 1,800 professional mental health members) and a leader in education, training, and research for anxiety, depression and related disorders. More than 25 million people from around the world visit the ADAA website annually to find current treatment and research information and to access free resources and support. Together we are changing lives. Welcome!

Our mental health programs reach individuals at all stages of their life, spanning from teenagers to older adults.

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. What started as a small group of families gathered around a kitchen table in 1979 has blossomed into the nation’s leading voice on mental health. Today, we are an association of hundreds of local affiliates, state organizations and volunteers who work in your community to raise awareness and provide support and education that was not previously available to those in need.