We thank Brantford Emergency Services for their generous donation of 8,050. raised for the Brant Safe Beds Program at their golf tournament held on September 13, 2022. Seen in the photo from left to right is Jim Periera, Kristen Martin, Lill Petrella (CMHA BHN), Mike Benin (CMHA BHN) and Michelle Murphy. Looking forward to the […]
A good time was had by all at our annual Client Christmas Party on December 1st. Special thanks to all involved in planning the event and of course to Santa, who always lights up the event with his presence.
A special thank you to Shoppers in Brantford and Simcoe for the generous donation from their mental health awareness program. A total of 7,017.56 was raised for our branch. Your support is greatly appreciated!
Ottawa, ON (November 14, 2022) Emergency Departments aren’t the cure for our mental health crisis but there’s nowhere else to turn. Act for Mental Health calls for the promised Canada Mental Health Transfer now. With rising mental health care needs and Emergency Departments stretched past their limits, Canada must act now to cover mental health care, […]
The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario and the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) are proud to announce the launch of Agriculture Wellness Ontario, a suite of programs designed to ensure farmers are getting mental health support when and where they need it. Living in rural areas, and the stigma surrounding mental health, can make […]
September 10, 2018 @ All Day – Canadians save lives by taking the time to join together on World Suicide Prevention Day Working together, we can raise awareness about suicide. On World Suicide Prevention Day, wear a suicide awareness ribbon. The beautiful orange and yellow ribbon represents light in the darkness. It is a symbol of hope and possibility. Wear a ribbon […]Continue readingWorld Suicide Prevention Day, September 10, 2018
April 19, 2017 @ 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Do you have a loved one struggling with addiction and mental health problems? Would you like to have a better understanding of their situation and challenges? Or find out more about support and resources? Join us for an education about substance use, mental illness and concurrent disorders: Specific strategies to help your loved one Support […]Continue readingConcurrent Disorders Family Information Evening – Wednesday, April 19, 2017
April 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Do you have a loved one struggling with addiction and mental health problems? Would you like to have a better understanding of their situation and challenges? Or find out more about support and resources? Join us for an education about substance use, mental illness and concurrent disorders: Specific strategies to help your loved one Support […]Continue readingConcurrent Disorders Family Information Evening – Thursday, April 6, 2017
March 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm – If your loved one suffers from mental illness and your family needs support and caregiving strategies, please join us . The group is facilitated by family members who understand first-hand what is required to help and support a loved one when challenges arise. Time: 7 – 8:30 p.m. The second Tuesday of each month, with […]Continue readingFamilies Caring, Families Sharing – March 2017
February 15, 2017 @ 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm – Suicide Bereavement is a unique type of grieving. In addition to the profound sense of loss, survivors are also left with a deep sense of guilt, regret and shame. This group is an opportunity for survivors of suicide loss to connect with other survivors and talk openly about suicide, with people who really understand what […]Continue readingSuicide Bereavement Support Group, Wednesday, February 15, 2017