Welcome to the ‘Out of the Blue’ website.

outoftheblue2Under New Ownership! If you, or someone you love, are feeling low or depressed – remember you are not alone. Please visit www.mentalhealth.org.nz.

Depression is common, but there is help available. People who experience depression do get better – you can recover and learn to cope with

We hope that this site will provide useful information that will show you where to go for help as well as how to recognise the signs of depression.

If you would like to support this campaign, by helping us to give out the booklets, displaying posters, telling us your story or by making a donation
please contact info@outoftheblue.org.nz

National Depression Initiative – Ministry of Health

The National Depression Initiative (NDI) launched  on the 10th October 2006 is a national project to raise awareness of depression, to aid early recognition, appropriate treatment and recovery. It is part of the Government’s commitment to addressing suicide prevention, as well as improving the mental health and well-being of all New Zealanders.