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An open-source platform in which users experiencing mental health crises can seek immediate help without any judgement
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This project has adopted the Microsoft Open Source Code of Conduct. For more information see the Code of Conduct FAQ or contact with any additional questions or comments.

Project Setup

To set up and run the application, please follow the procedures outlined in the following subsections:

Setting up the local project

  1. Clone the repository to your local machine:

    git clone
  2. Download and install Node.js onto your development machine from

  3. Check whether the installation of Node was successful by running the following command; a version number should be printed:

    node -v
  4. Download and install Yarn on your development machine from

  5. Similar to that of the installation of Node.js, check whether the installation of Yarn was successful by running the following command; a version number should be printed:

    yarn -v

Setting up the database

  1. Download and install MongoDB from the MongoDB website:

  2. If using a Windows machine, one may need to add mongo to the environment variables. The instructions regarding the addition of environment variables can be found in the Microsoft Docs article for installing and configuring MongoDB:

  3. After installing MongoDB, launch the MongoDB terminal by using the following command:

  4. To add sample data, enter the commands listed in the "docs/database_ commands.txt" file of this repository

Setting up the server

  1. In the cloned project, navigate to the server directory:

    cd server
  2. Install the dependencies:

  3. Run the server:

    node server.js

    The console should then print a statement about the server running on a certain port:

    Server is running on Port 3000...

Setting up the client

  1. In the cloned project, navigate to the client directory:

    cd client
  2. Install all dependencies:


Running the project

  1. Run the client:

    yarn start

    The console should then print a statement with a URL in which the application is running.

    For example:

    Project is running at http://localhost:8080/

  2. Launch the application in a web browser by navigating to the URL printed by the console


Dashboard (Home) Page

Topics page

Topics Page

Topics page

Forum Page

Forum page

Chat Page

Chat page

Contacts Page

Contacts page

Events Page

Events page

News Page

Events page

Therapists Page

Events page

Crisis Page

Crisis page

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