Mental Health Buzz

Recent mental health news, FFDA activities, volunteer and donor spotlights, and other posts related to family caregivers.

Do You Know Where the Candidates Stand?

Election Day gives all U.S. citizens the opportunity to play a role in shaping the future of our country. As an informed voter, it’s important that you know where candidates and their parties stand on important issues, like mental health care. We recommend visiting...

Teen Depression Is On The Rise. What Can We Do?

Depression in teenagers is rising at alarming rates: between 2011 and 2014, the percentage of 12-17 year-olds with depression increased from 8.2% to 11.4%. Why is this a concern? Only 38% of males and 42% of females in this age group who reported experiencing a major...