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.

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Make friends/Chat

Hey! I haven't seen many groups in the Nottinghamshire area, although I am new to this site and not 100% sure on how to use it properly. I started this group in the hopes that people in the same area would like to chat, make new friends and just share interests. I moved to the area recently but with depression and anxiety taking over I haven't made any friends or really left the house much. Of course it's not limited to the Nottinghamshire area, anyone can join just for a friendly chat with someone :)

Started by samijane
3 years ago
NottinghamshireUK
Started by [Disabled]
1 year ago
LondonUK
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Chat? Feelig low

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

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Started by kim22
1 month ago
RomfordGreater LondonUK
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Feeling alone and down

For anyone who what's to chat about your feelings

Started by benhall1
3 years ago

Hampshire Support

I would like to dedicate this group to finding like-minded people in the local area. I think many of you will agree that your struggles are less daunting if you have someone who understands you. About the group: My aim is to just get local people in touch with one another, maybe find some common ground. I would like to be able to set up meet ups eventually but hey, one step at a time! I hope that others will find some comfort here.

Anyone in the Northamptonshire area

Hi, I was looking for groups in my local area and could not seem to any, however there seem to be groups for other places. I thought it would be a good idea to start one, so people can make new connections in there local area.

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Started by mammablue
2 years ago
NorthamptonshireUK
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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

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
RochesterMedwayUK
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Friends around Derbyshire

Looking for friends what can understand each others positions. I'm 25 and I like to game gardening drawing and writing but I'm up for anything I'm just sick of feeling alone and I can't be the only. My partner left me for my friend and stopped me seeing my kids I need some positive people around me and I just thought we could get through it together

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Started by karlsoul
14 hours ago
DerbyshireUK

New here

Hey. I’m new to the site and have no idea what I’m doing haha. Hoping to chat and make some friends :)

Started by staceybrad12
3 days ago
Stoke-on-TrentStoke-on-TrentUK

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