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* Families for Depression Awareness helps families recognize and cope with depressive disorders to get people well and prevent suicides.

Families for Depression Awareness is a national nonprofit organization helping families recognize and cope with depressive disorders to get people well and prevent suicides. The organization provides education, outreach, and advocacy to support families, especially family caregivers. Families for Depression Awareness is made up of families who have lost a family member to suicide or have watched a loved one suffer with depression, with little knowledge about how to help.

1. Spread depression awareness

2. Prevent suicides

3. Reduce stigma about mental health