is dedicated to reducing the impact of depression and anxiety on individuals, families and carers, and society as a whole.
Unfortunately, depression and anxiety are the most prevalent mental health disorders in Australia, with one in three people experiencing depression and/or anxiety at some point in their life. A key contributing factor to the significant disability associated with depression and anxiety is the low levels of help seeking, with only 35% of people with these disorders accessing professional services for their mental health problems.
With your support we are
, through our programs, research and campaigns:
- Increasing awareness of depression and anxiety
- Reducing stigma and discrimination
- Improving help seeking
- Reducing impact and disability
- Facilitating learning, collaboration, innovation and research.