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CMHA’s 2014 – 2015 Annual Report: Innovate Collaborate Strengthen
Nov 4th, 2015

CMHAs from across Canada, along with our mental health and addiction stakeholders and partners, continue to change the face of mental health, mental illness, and addiction at all levels of…

CMHA and Canadians are calling for increased mental health funding for all Canadians now
Sep 23rd, 2015

“For the first time in Canadian history, every province has a strategy or plan focused on mental health and/or addictions. Leaders across Canada should be commended for the important strides…

$10 Million in federal funding for Canadian CMHAs
Jul 31st, 2015

CMHAs in 13 cities will be receiving the grant will partner with employers and participants with little or no work experience to find and maintain employment. “This funding builds on…

The Workforce Mental Health Collaborative
Jul 28th, 2015

Supporting your employees’ mental health can improve productivity, cut down on absences, and increase worker retention. It can be a complex task, but we’re here to help. CMHA’s Workforce Mental…

Canadian indie rock band Current Swell debuts new video “Bad News” in support of the Canadian Mental Health Association
Jun 19th, 2015

In any given year, one in five Canadians, or approximately seven million Canadians, experience a mental health problem or illness, including substance use disorders, but only one third will seek…

Release of Truth & Reconciliation Commission’s Report
Jun 4th, 2015

“We must all read the survivors’ accounts in this report very closely,” says Bev Gutray, CEO at CMHA BC, “and we should think about the changes we all need to…

CMHA receives award from telecommunications industry
May 29th, 2015

The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association annually hosts The Connected to the Community Awards, which pays tribute to outstanding organizations in recognition of their partnerships with Canada’s wireless industry. The awards…

Lighting the way for better workplaces
Feb 27th, 2015

The award to NAV CANADA was a highlight of the 12th annual Bottom Line Conference on Workplace Mental Health, held by the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) on February 24-25…

Mental Health Commission of Canada releases comprehensive report on Canadians’ mental health
Jan 23rd, 2015

The first phase of the comprehensive report highlights the current mental health state of Canadians and indicates where improvements in mental health care are needed. According to the report, some…