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Resource Guide for Depression

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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)

  • Address: 120 Wall St, 29th floor New York, NY 10005
  • Phone: 1-888-333-AFSP (1-888-333-2377)
  • Internet Address: http://www.afsp.org
  • Description of Services Provided: This site is devoted to helping prevent suicide. It includes pages on the relationship between depressive disorders and suicide, steps for prevention, help for survivors, and related resources.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

  • Address: 730 N. Franklin St, Suite 501 Chicago, IL 60610-7224
  • Phone: 1-800-826-3632
  • Internet Address: http://www.dbsalliance.org
  • Description of Services Provided: This site provides information on mood disorders, such as a list of support groups with chapters, personal stories, programs, publications, resources, and advocacy.

The International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression

  • Address: PO Box 17598 Baltimore, MD 21297-1598
  • Phone: 443-782-0739
  • Internet Address: http://www.ifred.org
  • Description of Services Provided: This site addresses depressive illnesses, offers support and ways to find help for those dealing with depression, and includes an on-line newsletter.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

  • Address: Public Information and Communications Branch 6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 8184, MSC 9663 Bethesda, MD 20892-9663
  • Phone: 1-866-615-6464 (toll-free)
  • Internet Address: http://www.nimh.nih.gov
  • Description of Services Provided: NIMH is part of the National Institutes of Health. It provides information about depression, including symptoms and treatment, and ways to locate mental health services in your area.

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