From September 18th to 20th, the Canadian Mental Health Association will be hosting the second annual Mental Health for All conference at the Hilton Toronto. Brought to you in partnership with the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) and the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA), this unique forum in the mental health arena […]Continue readingPlan to attend CMHA’s Second Annual Mental Health for All Conference Sept. 18-20
July 24 is International Self-Care Day, which aims to raise public awareness of the importance of self-care to stay healthy and prevent or delay illness.Continue readingIt’s International Self-Care Day!
CMHA Ottawa’s newsletter, Healthy Minds, features our news and events and provides information about our training workshops. Sign up now at http://ottawa.cmha.ca/news/subscribe-to-our-healthy-minds-newsletter/. Click here to see our recent issues: Fall 2015 Spring 2016 Fall 2016 Spring 2017 In order to minimize spam, a verification e-mail will be sent out. You will need to select the “Yes, […]Continue readingSubscribe to our Healthy Minds newsletter
Seniors’ Month is an important time to celebrate the valuable contributions older adults make in communities across Ontario and reflect on the way they are supported.Continue readingCMHA Ottawa joins individuals and organizations across the province to celebrate Seniors Month in June
On June 21, CMHA Ottawa] joins individuals and organizations across Canada in celebrating National Aboriginal Day. This annual event is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.Continue readingCMHA celebrates National Aboriginal Day June 21st
On June 13, CMHA Ottawa joined organizations across Canada in recognizing Men’s Mental Health Awareness Day. This annual event aims to normalize conversations about mental health issues and reduce the stigma that often prevents men from seeking help.Continue readingCMHA recognizes Men’s Mental Health Awareness Day
Congratulations to Steve Lurie, executive director of the Toronto branch of CMHA who was named to the Order of Canada on July 1st 2016 and inducted on May 12th 2017 at Rideau Hall.Continue readingCongratulations Steve Lurie!
This year more than ever in communities big and small across Ontario, people and organizations held events, wore green clothing and partnered with CMHA branches.Continue reading“Shine Green” campaign a great success!
This year, the CMHA Mental Health Week sub-theme is Sick of waiting: GET LOUD for mental health. We’re sick of waiting a year or more for access to a mental health professional.Continue readingSICK OF WAITING. GET LOUD FOR MENTAL HEALTH! CMHA Mental Health Week May 1-7
The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA National) joins with the Centre for Suicide Prevention (CSP) in raising concerns about content in 13 Reasons Why, a recent Netflix series that depicts the suicide of a young woman, and its aftermath.Continue readingCMHA National Statement Responding to Netflix Series: 13 Reasons Why