Poland – Warsaw Against Depression

Depression is a growing mental health challenge for Europe, Poland, Warsaw and smaller local communities. The conference “Warsaw Against Depression” aims to present good practices in support of mental health… Learn more

Hungary – Opening event in Szentendre

On World Mental Health Day, the “Public Foundation for a Healthy City” organized a symposium in Szentendre, which was also the opening event of EAAD in Szentendre district.

András Székely, EAAD’s Hungarian representative, said that the European Alliance Against Depression (EAAD) wants to start a local collaboration… Learn more

Spain – Kick-off meeting

The kick-off meeting took place on 21 Oct 21, in Alcalá la Real (Jaen province, Andalusia, Spain).
The mayor of the town together with municipal representatives; the Minister of Health and Consumption of the Andalusian Government; the General Secretariat of Humanization, Planning, Social and Health Care and Consumption of the Andalusian Government; the mayor of Social Services, Health and Families of the town council… Learn more

Online Kick-off meeting

On the 16th of April 2021 the EAAD-Best online kick off meeting was successfully held by mental health experts involved in the project, to discuss our project on fighting depression and suicide in Europe.

Greece – Kick-off meeting

It took place on Thursday 30/9 at 18:30. With around 70 guests -mayors /vice-mayors from all three municipalities, police officers, representatives from local hospitals, the Director of the regional directorate of secondary Education,representatives from the Association of Families Friends for Mental Health, the local social services, the Athens Medical Association, NGOs that promote mental health and of course representatives from EPAPSY. Ms Zoi Rapti, the Deputy Minister for Mental Health as well as Mr George Patoulis, the regional Governor of Attica both sent videos, which we played during the event, with their wishes for EAAD-Best in Greece. The campaign person, Mr Pygmalion Dadakaridis, a famous greek actor was also present and had a speech sharing why he voluntarily… Learn more

Bulgaria – Kick-off meeting

The kick-off meeting took place on 21 Oct 21. Social authority representatives, international organizations representatives (UNICEF), priests, candidate of a vice president, education field representatives, health workers, psychologists, psychiatrics and many others have attended Bulgaria’s EAAD-Best kick off Meeting. Mrs Albena Drobachka , chair-woman of SPOC gave the opening speech, after which two experts and Tsvety Georgieva provided project information to the auditory and opened the discussions. Learn more

Estonia – Kick-off meeting

“Depressiooniga Toimetuleku Võrgustik Pärnus” has successfully held their kick off meeting last week with 50 participants. Learn more