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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What's going on near you?

Liverpool conversation group

A group for people based in Liverpool (or anywhere if interested) to talk about anything and everything.

Started by irishfinn
8 months ago

Females seeking female friends

Hello ladies. I would love to find somesome new female friends to build friendships with. I'm based in Essex. We could arrange girly social days/events

Started by happy1992
1 year ago
England, UK

Finsbury Park/ Crouch End area

For north Londoners who are in the N4/ N8 or N19 areas, and would like company for activities during the week and weekend

Looking for friends in leeds

I'm looking for some new friends in Leeds text me here's my number if you're looking for the same thing +447873982413

Started by staystrong5010
2 hours ago
LeedsWest YorkshireUK

Friendly meet ups in Essex

Once we get a few people in we can arrange to meet up for coffee or food to get support and make friends :-) Anyone from outside of Essex can join too of course, we just need SOME meet ups in this area :-)

Started by rosie21
8 months ago

Reading informal

Living in Reading and living with depression. Occasional informal meet-ups in family pubs or cafes – for listening, sharing and supporting.

Started by readingmeditator
3 years ago

Looking for people in West Midlands

Just looking to chat with fellow sufferers in the local area

Started by sjones
8 months ago
West MidlandsUK

Making Friends From The Wirral

Hi, this group is for people from the Wirral that would like to meet up and get to know people around their local area. I am from West Kirby and suffer from Social Anxiety Disorder. I would like to make friends as I don't have any and would like to enjoy life :) xx



Chat for people in Rotherham and South Yorkshire

Started by andyuk86
11 months ago
RotherhamSouth YorkshireUK

Need female freinds in Essex

This group is for anyone in and around the Essex area who would be intrested in meeting new people locally

Started by isitascorpiothing
11 months ago

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Whether you are affected by depression or you’re supporting someone with depression, our community can help you:

  • Maintain recovery
  • Meet new people
  • Challenge yourself
  • Share your experiences
  • Make a difference

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