Our Mission

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

We offer education, training, and support to unite families and help them heal while coping with mood disorders.

Your tax deductible donation will directly impact families dealing with depression and bipolar disorder.


Nowhere to turn?

Is someone you love struggling with depression or bipolar disorder?
You’ve come to the right place. Explore our website and resources to find information and strategies to help your loved one get well and stay well.

If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 800-273-8255 or 9-1-1 immediately.
For text message crisis support, text LISTEN to 741741.


20% of Americans will experience depression sometime in their lifetime.


65% of teens with depression don't receive treatment from a mental health provider.


80% of people treated for depression get better within four to six weeks.


90% of people who die by suicide have a diagnosable mental health condition.