If you would like to find out more about internet safety, the following documents have been suggested as a good starting point:. This website is independent, non profit making and is free for all to use.
The main forms of communication we offer are via our supportive Depression Chat RoomsDepression Forums and our Depression Blog section. Access Notice The chat room facility is not owned by, hosted, regulated or monitored by www.
Whilst our primary objective is to connect people that have issues regarding depression and anxiety, we also warmly welcome others that may have health issues that are related to depression and anxiety. This is primarily to aid the cause of mutual depression support throughout the Internet. Our chat room channel is hosted on the IRC network which you can connect to in a couple of ways: For those new to Internet Relay Chat IRCthe quickest and easiest way to enter the channel is to click the green button featured on this.
Enter Chatroom For those already familiar with IRC and wishing to connect via another client or app, our channel name is peoplesproblems and the recommended ssupport is chat.
Depression Chat Rooms will continue to bring you the safest and most responsible websites concerning depression and anxiety. Please note that you may be connected to our sister website when accessing some of the options that we offer.
For example: bipolar disorder, eating disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder and so forth. Privacy Guidelines You should always conduct your own research before using any internet chat rooms, but for your safety, we would strongly recommend against sharing personally identifiable information such as e-mail addresses, social media profiles, telephone s and physical locations when using the service. You can enter as a guest, but note that should you decide to create an IRC then the access credentials are exclusively managed between you and the respective IRC network.