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Families for Depression Awareness

  • 22 people are interested

Families for Depression Awareness (FFDA), www.familyaware.org, is a nonprofit organization looking for new members of our Board of Directors who have a passion for mental health awareness and suicide prevention. Board members are the ambassadors of FFDA, connecting the organization with potential program partners, volunteers, and donors. We invite professionals with a background in finance, marketing, or events (e.g., galas, golf tournaments, walk-a-thons) to consider this opportunity. People with lived experience, caregivers of people with a mood disorder, and minorities are encouraged to apply. If you are interested, please contact us with a resume and cover letter at info@familyaware.org or (781) 890-0220.

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About Families for Depression Awareness


391 Totten Pond Road, Suite 101, Waltham, MA 02451, US

Mission Statement

Families for Depression Awareness helps families recognize and cope with depression and bipolar disorder to get people well and prevent suicides. We offer education, training, and support to unite families and help them heal while coping with mood disorders.


Families for Depression Awareness continues to be the premier national organization specializing in practical education and action-based training for family caregivers whose loved ones are dealing with a mood disorder. Our mission is to help families recognize, address, and cope with depression and bipolar disorder to get people well and prevent suicides. Through nationwide webinars, online tools, publications, and in-person workshops in Massachusetts we provide up-to-date and relevant education, training, and support that specifically meet the needs of families. Our programs aid participants in recognizing depression in themselves and others and getting help so that no one suffers alone with untreated depression.

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We'll work with your schedule.


391 Totten Pond Rd Suite 101Waltham, MA 02451



  • Fundraising
  • Event Management
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Financial Planning
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Budgeting




  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 hours per month
  • Must join at least one committee (out of 4)

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