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CMHA celebrates significant commitment in community mental health in Federal Budget 2024
Apr 16th, 2024

On 16 April 2024, Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland tabled the federal government’s 2024 Budget.   Following years of dedicated advocacy for better investments in community-based mental health care, CMHA welcomes…

Nanalan’ partners with CMHA for Mental Health Week to highlight the power of compassion
Apr 15th, 2024

The partnership emphasizes the healing benefits of compassion and its ability to connect us all.

“People with bipolar disorder can thrive”: World Bipolar Day Q&A
Mar 27th, 2024

Bipolar disorder, affecting approximately 60 million people worldwide, is a mental illness characterized by mood fluctuations. Those living with bipolar disorder experience episodes of depression and episodes of mania. An…

Supporting Mental Health at Work: Strategies for Employers and Employees
Mar 27th, 2024

Over the past several years, there has been a notable shift in awareness and acknowledgment of the significance of mental health in the workplace. Employers recognize that prioritizing mental health…

Sleep Country sheds light on the impact of Daylight Saving Time on sleep and mental health during Sleep Awareness Month
Mar 4th, 2024

Sleep Country Canada launches the “Hour Back Pledge” and supports Canadian Mental Health Association to inspire Canadians to regulate their sleep habits during Daylight Saving Time. TORONTO, March 4, 2024 –…

Youth and Self-harm
Feb 29th, 2024

People cope with difficult thoughts, feelings, or situations in different ways. Some people cope by injuring themselves on purpose—and it may be the only way for them to feel better….

A push for better mental health
Feb 27th, 2024

This month, we challenged you to join us in pushing for better mental health by participating in The Push-Up Challenge – a new-to-Canada initiative aimed at raising awareness and funds…

February is Black History Month
Feb 1st, 2024

This year’s theme, “Black Excellence: A Heritage to Celebrate; a Future to Build,” is a celebration of the rich contributions and accomplishments of Black people in Canada, both past and present. It encourages…