Through education, information and community development, Mental Health Promotion provides programming to create an awareness of mental health and reduce the stigma of mental illness within Brant Haldimand Norfolk. Services Include: Seminars and workshops on stress management, mental health, mental illness, suicide prevention and postvention, workplace wellness Including, Mental Health Works .Organizations requiring custom-made training for their staff, can […]
CMHA Programs and Services
The Canadian Mental Health Association provides recovery-focused programs and services for people of all ages and their families. Follow the links below for details.
We Make Mental Health Work! Mental Health Works is a national social enterprise of the Canadian Mental Health Association. We provide capacity building workshops that are person centred, evidence based, and solutions focused. We will help you to build mental health awareness in your workplace. We will teach you skills for how to respond to […]
OASIS is an ongoing, open support group for individuals facing challenges related to concurrent disorders. The group is facilitated by staff from St. Leonard’s and CMHA, and is appropriate for people using a harm reduction or abstinence goal in their recovery. Goals: To learn new coping strategies and skills to manage mental health and addiction […]
Seconded from H.O.P.E. The Peer Support Program is unique, in that Peer Support Workers have experienced recovery personally. Services include: Emotional support Assistance with a variety of tasks (e.g., finding housing, budgeting and healthy eating) Information about, and links to community resources Help with problem solving Mentoring, focus on recovery and validation The We Care […]
You Are Not Alone 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 to connect with other survivors and talk openly about suicide, with people who really understand […]
Vocational support services assist persons with a mental health disorder obtain and maintain employment, education and volunteer opportunities. Vocational workers in the Works for Me and Sustainable Employment Initiative programs are available to help clients establish and pursue their vocational goals. Services include: Assessment and individual goal-setting to find a job, volunteer placement and/or return […]