Family members and friends providing support and other types of assistance to someone with a mental illness are also in need of information and support. Families are often in the position of providing assistance with daily living, emotional support, crisis support, finding services and information, financial assistance, and the list goes on. Family and Caregiver […]
Mental Health Promotion and Education
The Mental Health Promotion and Education fosters a proactive approach to maintaining mental wellness, through events and activities within the community. Its focus is to increase awareness and understanding of mental health, mental illness and to reduce stigma.
- Seminars and workshops on stress management, mental health, mental illness, workplace wellness Including, Mental Health Works. Organizations requiring custom-made training for their staff, can also be accommodated.
- Guest speaking
- Workshops, conferences and professional development training are also offered in the community
- Library books, videos, pamphlets, audio tapes and other educational materials are available in agency lending library.
- Promotion of Mental Health Week, Mental Illness Awareness Week, and other awareness campaigns
- Volunteer coordination
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 […]