During depression the world disappears. Language itself. One has nothing to say. Nothing. Kristin experienced this misery, yet still managed to touch many lives and even in death continues to help others find help for their depression.
The Kristin Brooks Hope Center was created to help those in crisis find help and hope immediately. The site and her story gives you a raw, personal glimpse into depression, and how it affects those around you. In addition, you will find the only clear, step-by-step path for you to follow out of the darkness. There is hope and you can feel happy again! If you need to speak with someone right now call: 1.800.442.HOPE


Nonprofit Insurance Services - Nonprofit Insurance Services combines over 50 years of experience with leading-edge products to provide a unique and exceptional experience to nonprofit and social service organizations of all types and sizes. Our product offering includes insurance products and risk management services customized for each nonprofit organization's individual needs.

Continuing Education Resources for Veterans -- provides veterans with tons of information about using the money awarded to them by the GI Bill for a university education.

Military Connection - This website is one of the most comprehensive online directories of resources and information for military, veterans and their families.  There are thousands of pages, with something for everyone.  They have many, many resources for PTSD and depression.

National Organization for People of Color Against Suicide - for resources, trainings, and research in the field of suicide prevention focused on people of color.

The International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression (iFred), is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to helping research the causes of depression, to support those dealing with depression, and to combat the stigma associated with depression. iFred is dedicated to Bringing Depression Hope.

The National Council for Suicide Prevention. The Council is made up of 12 National Suicide Prevention Organization's that are Non-Profit and linked for the purpose of collaboration and advancement of the national strategy.


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Kristin Brooks Hope Center, and its programs:

National Hopeline Network
IMAlive crisis chat
Pick Up The Phone Tour
Alive! Mental Health Fair
and others

are funded solely by individual donors

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I have lived in San Francisco since I was young. I am illegal. I am not wanted here. I don't belong anywhere. This summer I plan to jump off the Golden Gate.

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Community Crisis Centers Saving Lives: , , calls to 1.800.SUICIDE