You are invited to submit abstracts for the Canadian Mental Health Association’s third annual Mental Health for All Conference, October 22-24, 2018 in Montreal. This year’s theme is Ahead by a century: the shape of things to come. We have reached a watershed moment: the community mental health movement in Canada, as embodied by CMHA, […]Continue readingCMHA Mental Health for All Conference 2018
Join us in Calgary on May 7-8 at the third National Conference on Peer Support. The National Conference on Peer Support brings together peer supporters, non-profit leaders, health care providers, health system leaders, thinkers and innovators to connect, collaborate and exchange ideas, and to share promising practices, successful programs, and tools to grow and strengthen peer […]Continue readingJoin us in Calgary, May 7-8, 2018!
We are proud to be partnering with the National Eating Disorders Information Centre and the National Initiative for Eating Disorders for Eating Disorders Awareness Week. This year’s theme for Eating Disorders Awareness Week, “One Size Doesn’t Fit All,” acknowledges that people of all genders, ages, sexual orientations and backgrounds can develop Eating Disorders in their lifetimes. Join us in breaking the stigma this Eating Disorders Awareness […]Continue readingEating Disorders Awareness Week: 7 Billion Sizes
We are pleased to announce that Peer Support Canada has joined forces with the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) to advance peer support across the country. Peer support is emotional and practical support between two people who share a common experience, such as a mental health challenge or illness. A Peer Supporter has lived through […]Continue readingPEER SUPPORT CANADA JOINS CMHA
We are pleased to announce that the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) has opened its online portal for nominations for the Champions of Mental Health Awards. The Champions Awards is an annual gala, held during CMHA Mental Health Week, devoted to recognizing outstanding individuals and organizations for their contributions to mental […]Continue readingCAMIMH AWARDS
The holidays can be restorative but they can also be a time of challenge and stress. Joy. Peace. Mental health. These are our wishes to you for the holiday season, and for 2018.Continue readingJoy. Peace. Mental health.
Human Rights Day is observed every December 10th on the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. This year, CMHA joins the world in celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Declaration. Equality. Justice. Freedom. Human dignity. These are the foundations of the Universal Declaration of Rights, the fundamental rights to which everyone is entitled […]Continue readingCMHA Recognizes Human Rights Day
They call her a mental health superhero. Alicia’s been fighting bad guys all her life. Super villains in fact. Like anxiety and depression. Suicidal feelings. And then, at the very tender age of 13, a suicide attempt. No one was listening. Alicia’s 28 now. And she doesn’t hide behind her mask and cape. At least not anymore. She […]Continue readingGiving Tuesday
Special thank you to the Kashmiri Pandits Golf Association for their generous contribution to CMHA! This past August 24th, CMHA was selected as the charity of choice for the 3rd annual KPGA Charity Classic Golf Tournament at the Lionhead Golf Club in Brampton, ON. CMHA would like to extend a special thank you to the […]Continue readingKPGA Charity Classic