County offer help for those with depression: 'You are not alone'

The news of Robin Williams’ death this week serves as a stark reminder that deep despair and hopelessness have no boundaries. When depression takes hold, it can feel impossible to face another day for those with depression.

In response to this news, Mono County Behavioral Health is available for anyone in need.

If someone you know is struggling, please reach out and let Mono County Behavioral Health connect you with needed services. Mono County Behavioral Health - 760.924.1740 or via web at

The county's services are affordable; many people qualify for low cost services.

Chair of the Mono County Board of Supervisors, Larry Johnston said recently, “You are not alone. There are services available all throughout Mono County. What this week has shown is that no matter who you are, there are times you may need a helping hand. Everyone faces struggles with life at some point. Remember you are not alone.”

"Know The Signs" Campaign has many resources, many ideas about how to get through and how to help or you can always call, 24 hours a day, the National Suicide Lifeline, 1-800-273-8255