A special thanks to Tim’s for Good for their generous donation of coffee and pastries for our staff today. The treats definitely made our day and were greatly appreciated!
Our staff and H.O.P.E. are talking today!
January 26 is Bell Let’s Talk Day, a national initiative aimed at raising funds, increasing awareness, reducing stigma and changing people’s behaviours and attitudes about mental illnesses in communities across Canada. The increased profile around mental health issues created by Bell Let’s Talk Day provides an opportunity for branches to educate the community and media […]
On Bell Let’s Talk Day, keep listening, keep talking and keep being there. The 12th annual Bell Let’s Talk Day campaign has kicked off and we hope you’ll join us in this important conversation about mental health. This year, the campaign continues to focus on action, encouraging Canadians to keep listening, keep talking and keep being […]
As of January 14, 2022, we have been significantly affected by an outbreak of the COVID-19 virus which escalated over the last 2 days at our Brant Safe Beds Program. Therefore, we are determining the program to be at risk due to COVID related staffing shortages and issues. Brant Public Health has been involved throughout. […]
A pandemic is a very stressful event for individuals and communities. It’s normal to feel some stress and anxiety. It’s also very common for people to display great resiliency during times of crisis. COVID fatigue is very real, but we are slowly turning the corner. This is absolutely the time to lean on each other. […]
Whether you refer to it as the back to work blues, the January blues or the winter blues, people often share feeling a little down after the holidays. And while Blue Monday is a myth, research confirms that Canadians are prone to a downward shift in mood in the winter months. Research suggests that 15 […]
What is mental health? Mental health is about the way you think and feel and your ability to deal with ups and downs. Being mentally healthy doesn’t just mean that you don’t have a mental health problem. If you have good mental health, you can: • Make the most of your potential • Cope with […]
Please support CMHA ‘s #CampaignforHope and fund our fight for mental health care system that works for all of us. No matter where. No matter who. No matter what. This year, give the gift of hope. Right now, many of your neighbours and loved ones can’t get the mental health care they need and deserve because […]
The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing more than $7 million to launch two, new multi-year mental health initiatives specialized to support those in the agriculture sector. The Guardians Network and a new program modelled after the successful Farmer Wellness Program pioneered by mental health specialist Deborah Vanberkel will provide farm families across the […]