Monday - Santa Clarita
7-9:00pm Temple Beth Ami 23023 Hilse Ln
for more info call 661-523-2086
Tuesday - Woodland Hills Women's Group
7-9:00pm Kaiser Behavioral Health
21263 Erwin St 
for more info call 818-570-DBSA (3272)
Tuesday - Woodland Hills Men's Group
7-8:30pm  Kaiser Behavioral Health
21263 Erwin St
for more info call 818-850-DBSA (3272)
Wednesday - Northridge 
7-9:00pm Northridge Hospital 18300 Roscoe Bl
Basement Rm 3
for more info 818-850-DBSA (3272)
Friday - Northridge
7-9:00pm Northridge Hospital 18300 Roscoe Bl
Basement Rm 3
For more info 818-850-DBSA (3272)
Free parking for the Northridge Hospital meetings is in the open lot at the corner of Roscoe and Reseda. The lot shared with Facey Medical.  All other meetings have free parking

Join One Of Our Free Depression & Bipolar Support Groups

You Are Welcome as You Are

It is important to grow as individuals and as a community. And the threads that connect are what truly make our journey more hopeful and meaningful. Whether you are just beginning your recovery journey or are grounded on your path, you will find DBSA support groups a worthwhile experience.

What does Depression Feel Like?

What can you do?

If you are having thoughts of suicide or harming yourself or know someone that is
Reach Out Immediately call 911 oone of the following suicide prevention lines
It really doesn't matter what you wear. It doesn't matter what part of town you live. And it doesn't matter who you choose to vote for. At DBSA Northridge, everyone affected by a mood disorder is welcome here, those with a disorder, family and friends, no questions or explanations needed. Our focus is on recovery and education.
There are three general categories that exist for animals who typically accompany people in settings beyond those of your average pets:
Emotional Support Animals: 
Therapy Animals: 
Service Animals: 

The Threads of Connecting

Additional Help and Warm Lines
LA Warmline Tel: 855-952-9276 Sun to Sat, 10PM to 6AM
Suicide Crisis Line Tel: 877-727-4747 24HRS
ACCESS Center Tel: 800-854-7771 24 HRS
Hotline of Southern California Tel: 562-596-5548 Sun to Sat, 9AM to 10PM Community Helpline Tel: 877-541-2525 Sun to Sat, 9AM to 10PM
Helpline Youth Counseling Hotline 877-541-2525
 English: 888.448.9777 / Spanish: 888.448.4055

Sometimes it's just about

taking the first step

People think that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unloved, uncared for, and alone is the greatest  of all poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.
Mother Teresa
Isolation is the leading cause of suicidal behavior Depression is responsible for more than 90% of all suicides. Sucidice is the  10th leading cause of death in the U.S. and the 3rd leading cause of death  for those between 15 - 24 years of age.