Friends in Need is a way for people affected by depression to meet online and in their local area. It’s free to join and a great way to share support.


Why should I join?

Talking to people who understand how you feel can make a huge difference

Through Friends in Need you can chat online, find others who share your interests and meet up with people near you.

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Hertfordshire group

For anyone who lives in Hertfordshire I'd love to meet and support each other

Started by emily
2 years ago

Make new friends and get out of the house...

I'm lonely and in need of some friends and support. .. would be great to have a group in which we can arrange meet ups and talk over the phone. Any one is welcome


Always Here For Support

Whenever you need someone to speak to even when its just to say hello or you are at a point where you feel unable to cope. There will always be someone here to help.

Started by lady_shortacus
2 years ago

anyone from Kent chat/friendship

Hi I am Sarah and would love to chat and maybe meet people who can understand the daily struggle of anxiety and depression

Started by sarahjane65
1 year ago

Chat? Feelig low

Just lookig for a friend to talk to maybe go get some coffee im feeling low and feel lonely

Started by kim22
2 days ago
RomfordGreater LondonUK

Looking for a friend in or around Barnsley

I'm just looking for a friend who's from Barnsley or the surrounding areas.

Started by sarahleighwood
9 months ago
BarnsleySouth YorkshireUK

Oxford Friends

Just trying to start a group for people local to Oxford, would be good to make some good friends and meet up from time to time

Started by emotionalbaa
2 years ago

Friends (Birmingham)

This group is for people suffering in (or local to) Birmingham, UK. If you need to be more active or want to meet more people this is for you! Also, if your not having much luck on this site then feel free to join this group to get the ball rolling ~ koe


Need Friends Solihull

Hi, I’m new to the site, suffer with depression Would like to meet new people and friends as I currently don’t have any

Wimbledon united

Join this group and make new friends and fight depression together. this group is for all the people who lives in Wimbledon or nearby. just Don't give up!

Started by zoeh
2 months ago
Wimbledon, LondonUK

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