Register now for our FREE Annual Mental Health Week Speaker Series featuring Steven Page, mental health advocate, 2018 Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee, and founding member of the Canadian band Barenaked Ladies. Steven will discuss his lived experience and perform his acclaimed songs. Date: Thursday, May 10th, 2018 Time: Doors open at 6 pm, Performance 7 […]Continue readingREGISTER NOW TO SEE STEVEN PAGE LIVE!
Feeling down, worried? Stressed? Unable to cope? Ready to make a positive change? We can help. Click here for days, times, and locations.Continue readingFree Walk-In Counselling
Contact us or visit the CMHA Mental Health Week website for more information and to get your free CMHA Mental Health Week toolkit!Continue readingCMHA Mental Health Week: May 7 to 13, 2018
Mark your calendars for this FREE event. Registration details will follow.Continue readingSAVE THE DATE FOR STEVEN PAGE ON MAY 10th
Come out for a great day of cycling, walking, and hitting the road to raise awareness and funds for mental health. Get all the details and register on the Ride website here. Continue readingREGISTER TO RIDE OR WALK FOR MENTAL HEALTH!
On March 2, Burlington MPP Eleanor McMahon was at Joseph Brant Hospital to announce the Liberal government’s investment in the hospital’s new Prioritizing Health through Acute Stabilization and Transition (PHAST) program. CMHA-HRB is affiliated with PHAST along with the Reach Out Centre for Kids (ROCK) and Halton Alcohol Drug and Gambling Assessment Prevention and Treatment (ADAPT). Read more […]Continue reading“Supporting people and families in urgent need”: The PHAST Program
For decades, mental health and addictions services in communities throughout Ontario have been chronically underfunded compared to other parts of the health system. The result: it’s impossible to meet the needs of Ontarians. Wait times are up. Programs have been cut. People are falling through the cracks. But we’re on the cusp of something big. […]Continue readingJoin CMHA in the Call to Erase the Difference
An evidence-based mental health program managed by Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario and CMHA York and South Simcoe is being rolled out across the province. The Ontario government announced yesterday that Bounce Back, a self-help and coaching program designed to help adults reduce unhelpful thinking, worry less and improve their mood, is one of three province […]Continue readingCMHA self-help program now available across Ontario
A new report by the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Ontario Division offers the provincial government wide-ranging recommendations to reduce the health risks and harms associated with the legalization and regulation of cannabis. The report, released today, was created for the Ontario government as the province considers the federal plan to legalize cannabis by July […]Continue readingCannabis legislation should increase mental health funding, educate youth and promote zero tolerance in cars
Thanks to you…we did it! Hats off to all of our riders, donors, sponsors, and volunteers for an amazing day of hitting the road for mental health on Sunday, June 25th. Together we raised over $65,000 for local community mental health services, and we couldn’t have done it without you. Your support will change lives in […]Continue readingRide Don’t Hide Raises over $65,000!