GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - The death of comedian Robin Williams is bringing light to the ongoing issues of mental health and depression.
According to national studies, more than six million men are diagnosed with depression each year.
Both locally and nationally, there are people who have dedicated their lives to helping others.
Below are just a handful of resources available:
The local number for Crisis Connection is 612-379-6363. In outstate Minnesota, call 866-379-6363
The number for the National Suicide Prevention Crisis Hotline is 1-800-273-TALK or text "LISTEN" to 741741.
Face It Foundationis dedicated to lifting the veil on men and depression.
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education or SAVE is one of the nation's first organizations dedicated to the prevention of suicide.