STRONGMINDS

Bringing mental health services to the doorsteps and classrooms of African communities.

STRONGMINDS

Bringing mental health services to the doorsteps and classrooms of African communities.

TREATING DEPRESSION AT SCALE IN AFRICA

  • In Africa, 66 million women are suffering from depression, and 85% have no access to treatment.
  • StrongMinds provides free, group talk therapy to low-income women and adolescents in Uganda and Zambia.
  • We scale our reach through peer-to-peer therapy, teletherapy, public education, and partnerships.
  • Women who complete our therapy achieve clinically significant reductions in depression symptoms, restoring hope for themselves and their families.
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HALF A MILLION PEOPLE REACHED

StrongMinds has reached the important milestone of treating 100,000 women with depression in sub-Saharan Africa since 2014, transforming their lives and those of their 400,000 household members.

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