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The Sudbury Star
Struggles continue for Sudbury manbail supervision program. Toffoli said Laface struggles with mental health iss
Struggles continue for Sudbury man
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 hours ago
bail supervision program. Toffoli said Laface struggles with mental health issues and has been getting help from the local Canadian Mental Health Association chapter since 2014. "Does he know the difference between right and wrong?" asked the... Read more
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BC Local News
Worth the wait(Sept. 21) to get $5 orders of Noodle Box. The Uptown restaurant, and several o
Worth the wait
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
(Sept. 21) to get $5 orders of Noodle Box. The Uptown restaurant, and several of its other locations, offered regular menu items for $5 with all proceeds going to the Canadian Mental Health Association. — image credit: Travis Paterson/Ne... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Mental-health series aims to give hopeso timely,” Walks said. “There’s people that go through these conditions, some
Mental-health series aims to give hope
Peace Arch News / Posted 6 days ago
so timely,” Walks said. “There’s people that go through these conditions, some of them on a daily basis.” According to the Canadian Mental Health Association, one in five Canadians will experience a mental illness in their lifetime; 10 to 20 per... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
WHL season to focus on players first as Kelowna gets set to play Kamloopsseason, the WHL has further enhanced the WHL Players First support services pro
WHL season to focus on players first as Kelowna gets set to play Kamloops
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 6 days ago
season, the WHL has further enhanced the WHL Players First support services program through a partnership with the Canadian Mental Health Association which will bring its Talk Today program to all 22 WHL member Clubs. Talk Today is a proven... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
United Way drive through Vernon breakfast sells outtwo," said Yule. Vernon and North Okanagan organizations benefitting from Unit
United Way drive through Vernon breakfast sells out
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 6 days ago
two," said Yule. Vernon and North Okanagan organizations benefitting from United Way include: - Brain Trust Canada - Canadian Mental Health Association - Community Dental Access Centre - Community Recreational Initiatives Society -... Read more
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BC Local News
United Way drive through Vernon breakfast sells outtwo," said Yule. Vernon and North Okanagan organizations benefitting from Unit
United Way drive through Vernon breakfast sells out
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
two," said Yule. Vernon and North Okanagan organizations benefitting from United Way include: - Brain Trust Canada - Canadian Mental Health Association - Community Dental Access Centre - Community Recreational Initiatives Society -... Read more
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The Sault Star
College athletes get mental health assistprogram for athletes, at Sault College on Wednesday. It's the first post-second
College athletes get mental health assist
The Sault Star / Posted 7 days ago
program for athletes, at Sault College on Wednesday. It's the first post-secondary institution in Canada to offer the Canadian Mental Health Association program that began with Ontario Hockey League in 2014. About 130 students are... Read more
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Brandon Sun
BU professor receives grant for postpartum depression projectchildren." Postpartum depression can begin at any time from pregnancy up until
BU professor receives grant for postpartum depression project
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
children." Postpartum depression can begin at any time from pregnancy up until a child is one-year-old, according to the Canadian Mental Health Association. It lasts longer than the "baby blues," which are often gone in a couple of weeks. Babies... Read more
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BC Local News
Homes found for 130 in Maple Ridgecomposed of Fraser Health, RainCity Housing, Salvation Army, Alouette Addiction
Homes found for 130 in Maple Ridge
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
composed of Fraser Health, RainCity Housing, Salvation Army, Alouette Addictions Services, Alouette Home Start Society, the Canadian Mental Health Association and city staff will also carry on with bi-monthly meetings. That team was focused on... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Homes found for 130 in Maple Ridgecomposed of Fraser Health, RainCity Housing, Salvation Army, Alouette Addiction
Homes found for 130 in Maple Ridge
Maple Ridge News / Posted 8 days ago
composed of Fraser Health, RainCity Housing, Salvation Army, Alouette Addictions Services, Alouette Home Start Society, the Canadian Mental Health Association and city staff will also carry on with bi-monthly meetings. That team was focused on... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Homeless shelter to return in Sudburysaid there are currently about eight or 10 people using the services of the har
Homeless shelter to return in Sudbury
The Sudbury Star / Posted 9 days ago
said there are currently about eight or 10 people using the services of the harm reduction program. "In December 2015 the Canadian Mental Health Association started operation of a harm reduction day program pilot project," the report continues.... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Margaret Trudeau to speak at GP conferenceand became an advocate for reducing the social stigma associated with mental il
Margaret Trudeau to speak at GP conference
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
and became an advocate for reducing the social stigma associated with mental illness. She is an honorary patron of the Canadian Mental Health Association and authored Changing My Mind, a book about her personal experience with mental... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
United Ways join forces for 2016 campaign2016 campaign to raise $1.8 million which will be shared among more than 60 age
United Ways join forces for 2016 campaign
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 13 days ago
2016 campaign to raise $1.8 million which will be shared among more than 60 agencies including Meals on Wheels and the Canadian Mental Health Association. “Many of you don’t know that we have actually been working together for over a year on... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
United Ways join forces for 2016 campaign2016 campaign to raise $1.8 million which will be shared among more than 60 age
United Ways join forces for 2016 campaign
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 13 days ago
2016 campaign to raise $1.8 million which will be shared among more than 60 agencies including Meals on Wheels and the Canadian Mental Health Association. “Many of you don’t know that we have actually been working together for over a year on... Read more
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Welland Tribune
United Ways join forces for 2016 campaign2016 campaign to raise $1.8 million which will be shared among more than 60 age
United Ways join forces for 2016 campaign
Welland Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
2016 campaign to raise $1.8 million which will be shared among more than 60 agencies including Meals on Wheels and the Canadian Mental Health Association. “Many of you don’t know that we have actually been working together for over a year on... Read more
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CTV News
'We hide it': Liberal MP opens up about living with mental illnesssomething that should be kept in the dark," he said Wednesday. Tim Simboli, ex
'We hide it': Liberal MP opens up about living with mental illness
CTV News / Posted 14 days ago
something that should be kept in the dark," he said Wednesday. Tim Simboli, executive director of the Ottawa branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association, said her story shows how no one is immune to depression and said it must be particularly... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Putting speeches to the testbetter at it.” Ryan also noted that the club is always welcoming new members.
Putting speeches to the test
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 15 days ago
better at it.” Ryan also noted that the club is always welcoming new members. They meet Monday nights at 7 p.m. at the Canadian Mental Health Association building on Peel Street. “There’s a lot of camaraderie. It’s a very supportive... Read more
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The Sault Star
Picture world with more mental health awarenessto brush up on the importance of mental health. Project Semicolon presents Pai
Picture world with more mental health awareness
The Sault Star / Posted 15 days ago
to brush up on the importance of mental health. Project Semicolon presents Paint Nite, Oct. 13, with all proceeds going to Canadian Mental Health Association Sault Ste. Marie’s walk-in counselling service. “That’s when it’s most important to talk... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Adams gains confidence down stretchfor Adams, who organized the Defeat Depression walk in Barrie on Sunday. The w
Adams gains confidence down stretch
Barrie Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
for Adams, who organized the Defeat Depression walk in Barrie on Sunday. The walk took place on Sunday and began at the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) building on Bradford Street in Barrie and continued to the lakeshore. Participants... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
'Reaching out is important'Connect, communicate and care. Those three words were at the heart of Canadian
'Reaching out is important'
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Connect, communicate and care. Those three words were at the heart of Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Oxford's World Suicide Prevention Day event on Saturday. “We are here to listen and we are here to help,” said Kathlene Campbell-Conlon,... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
'Reaching out is important'Connect, communicate and care. Those three words were at the heart of Canadian
'Reaching out is important'
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 17 days ago
Connect, communicate and care. Those three words were at the heart of Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Oxford's World Suicide Prevention Day event on Saturday. “We are here to listen and we are here to help,” said Kathlene Campbell-Conlon,... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Walking to defeat depressionThe Canadian Mental Health Association held its inaugural Barrie 1/5/10 Km. Wal
Walking to defeat depression
Barrie Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
The Canadian Mental Health Association held its inaugural Barrie 1/5/10 Km. Walk/Run on Sunday afternoon, part of its Defeat Depression Campaign. From left to right are walk co-ordinator Wendy Adams, Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard,... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
'Symbol of hope'to look and talk about how prevalent suicide is in communities,” said Sue Tasse
'Symbol of hope'
The Sudbury Star / Posted 18 days ago
to look and talk about how prevalent suicide is in communities,” said Sue Tasse, manager of clinical services for the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Sudbury/Manitoulin. “We're really looking at bringing awareness to good mental... Read more
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BC Local News
Non-profit groups urge residents to learn suicide prevention skillsIn recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, the
Non-profit groups urge residents to learn suicide prevention skills
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
In recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, the Canadian Mental Health Association BC Division and Crisis Centres across the province are calling on British Columbians to sign up for a suicide prevention... Read more
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Torontoist
Why Torontonians Without a Family Doctor Miss Out on Mental Health Carecounselling options in the city. Community-based mental health treatment, accor
Why Torontonians Without a Family Doctor Miss Out on Mental Health Care
Torontoist / Posted 19 days ago
counselling options in the city. Community-based mental health treatment, according to a 2004 report released by the Canadian Mental Health Association, can be up to five times less expensive than hospital-based care and is typically far more... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
W. BRICE MCVICAR: About suicide...The Intelligencer reported about the Suicide Bereavement Group hosted by the Ha
W. BRICE MCVICAR: About suicide...
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 20 days ago
The Intelligencer reported about the Suicide Bereavement Group hosted by the Hastings and Prince Edward branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association. This group of people who have had their lives impacted by suicide gather monthly to... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Suicide prevention workshop coming upsocial network and contact • Family/friends support • Active interests • Fee
Suicide prevention workshop coming up
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
social network and contact • Family/friends support • Active interests • Feeling a purpose in life In October, theCanadian Mental Health Association Cariboo Chilcotin Branch will also be holding a Crisis Line Training. If you are 19 years... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Creating a suicide-safe communityhow we create a suicide-safe community for everyone,” Cook said. The event is
Creating a suicide-safe community
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 21 days ago
how we create a suicide-safe community for everyone,” Cook said. The event is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. outside the Canadian Mental Health Association building on Peel Street, and in addition to a free barbecue there will be music, art and... Read more
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BC Local News
EVENTS GUIDE for Sept. 8 and beyond (Surrey10350 University Dr., “Everyone is welcome, and no previous experience is neces
EVENTS GUIDE for Sept. 8 and beyond (Surrey
BC Local News / Posted 21 days ago
10350 University Dr., “Everyone is welcome, and no previous experience is necessary.” By donation, info: 778-379-9920. Canadian Mental Health Association (Delta) offers an Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Support Group for individuals with... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Prevention key to local effortswant to look forward and prevent those tragedies,” said Sharon Durant, human re
Prevention key to local efforts
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 22 days ago
want to look forward and prevent those tragedies,” said Sharon Durant, human resources and operations manager with the Canadian Mental Health Association. Annually, more than 3,500 Canadians die by suicide. That’s more lives lost than from... Read more
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BC Local News
Prevention key to local effortswant to look forward and prevent those tragedies,” said Sharon Durant, human re
Prevention key to local efforts
BC Local News / Posted 22 days ago
want to look forward and prevent those tragedies,” said Sharon Durant, human resources and operations manager with the Canadian Mental Health Association. Annually, more than 3,500 Canadians die by suicide. That’s more lives lost than from... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Walk to Defeat Depressionlooking for a lot of community support and we want to keep doing it year after
Walk to Defeat Depression
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
looking for a lot of community support and we want to keep doing it year after year.” OSHN shares space with the Oxford Canadian Mental Health Association in their Peel Street building, and provides peer support from those with lived experience,... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Local completes epic charity runNorthwest Territories to Alberta’s border with the United States. When he bega
Local completes epic charity run
Airdrie Echo / Posted 22 days ago
Northwest Territories to Alberta’s border with the United States. When he began, Aman had hoped to raise $20,000 for the Canadian Mental Health Association. “We’re super pumped that we exceeded what we planned to get so far,” he said, noting he... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Recent suicides across Canada highlight need for national strategywill only work if it has backing from various levels of government, said Marion
Recent suicides across Canada highlight need for national strategy
The Globe and Mail / Posted 22 days ago
will only work if it has backing from various levels of government, said Marion Cooper, executive director of the Canadian Mental Health Association in Manitoba and Winnipeg. “I think we need federal, provincial [and] municipal... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Walk to Defeat Depressionlooking for a lot of community support and we want to keep doing it year after
Walk to Defeat Depression
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 24 days ago
looking for a lot of community support and we want to keep doing it year after year.” OSHN shares space with the Oxford Canadian Mental Health Association in their Peel Street building, and provides peer support from those with lived experience,... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Teddy Bear Picnic highlights child mental healthwhat better way than a teddy bear picnic with other youngsters to ease them int
Teddy Bear Picnic highlights child mental health
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 26 days ago
what better way than a teddy bear picnic with other youngsters to ease them into the upcoming school year. The Canadian Mental Health Association Grey Bruce held their second annual Teddy Bear Picnic at Harrison Park on Friday, where... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Run for Life shines a light on suicidethe second most common cause of death among young people, but men between 40 an
Run for Life shines a light on suicide
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 26 days ago
the second most common cause of death among young people, but men between 40 and 60 have the highest rate of suicide, the Canadian Mental Health Association reported. Women are three to four times more likely to attempt suicide than men, but men... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Peer Supportive Services offers a good place to sharedisorder. Jennifer was thankful that she was getting help. Her psychiatrist su
Peer Supportive Services offers a good place to share
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 26 days ago
disorder. Jennifer was thankful that she was getting help. Her psychiatrist suggested that she reach out to the Canadian Mental Health Association for a social connection. With Jill’s help, Jennifer did this. Jennifer found Peer Support... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Discussing the tragedy of suicideprevention, intervention and post-vention supports. The Simcoe County Suicide A
Discussing the tragedy of suicide
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 28 days ago
prevention, intervention and post-vention supports. The Simcoe County Suicide Awareness Council has partnered with the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and Georgian College in Barrie to provide a 20-week psychoeducational/psychosocial... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Discussing the tragedy of suicideprevention, intervention and post-vention supports. The Simcoe County Suicide A
Discussing the tragedy of suicide
Barrie Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
prevention, intervention and post-vention supports. The Simcoe County Suicide Awareness Council has partnered with the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and Georgian College in Barrie to provide a 20-week psychoeducational/psychosocial... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Emergency resources at your fingertipsthis after they sit through our presentation." The list contains, along with 9
Emergency resources at your fingertips
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 29 days ago
this after they sit through our presentation." The list contains, along with 9-1-1, numbers for organizations, such as the Canadian Mental Health Association (1-888-329-5846), Children's Aid Society Crisis Line (705-325-1005), Kids Help Phone... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Synthetic drugs pose deadly riskCommittee (formerly the Harm Reduction Strategy). The group is composed of mem
Synthetic drugs pose deadly risk
The Sudbury Star / Posted 30 days ago
Committee (formerly the Harm Reduction Strategy). The group is composed of members from local police departments, the PHU, Canadian Mental Health Association, local women's shelters, detox centres and probation and parole departments. "It's easy... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
'We needed to do something'them, be there for them and give them an outlet for it.” In Orillia, among oth
'We needed to do something'
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 30 days ago
them, be there for them and give them an outlet for it.” In Orillia, among other programs, Orillia Youth Centre, OSMH and Canadian Mental Health Association offer support programs for those diagnosed with mental-health issues. “It's important to... Read more
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CTV News
Time to bolster Canada's chronically underfunded mental health system: advocatesvery long time. I think the rubber band is stretched as far as it can go." Bra
Time to bolster Canada's chronically underfunded mental health system: advocates
CTV News / Posted 1 months ago
very long time. I think the rubber band is stretched as far as it can go." Bradley's organization and others, such as the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), have been calling for the mental health share of health spending in the provinces... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Time to bolster Canada’s chronically under funded mental health system: advocatesvery long time. I think the rubber band is stretched as far as it can go.” Bra
Time to bolster Canada’s chronically under funded mental health system: advocates
The Globe and Mail / Posted 1 months ago
very long time. I think the rubber band is stretched as far as it can go.” Bradley’s organization and others, such as the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), have been calling for the mental health share of health spending in the provinces... Read more
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Mashable
This fat activism coloring book celebrates the bodies society won'ta choice. They could either take the earned 25 percent to support their own liv
This fat activism coloring book celebrates the bodies society won't
Mashable / Posted 1 months ago
a choice. They could either take the earned 25 percent to support their own livelihoods and work, or donate it to the Canadian Mental Health Association — an organization Tunis chose because of the mental health impacts of dealing with fat... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Firestone celebrates 80 yearsWoodstock Firestone Textiles plant celebrated its 80th anniversary on Wednesday
Firestone celebrates 80 years
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 1 months ago
Woodstock Firestone Textiles plant celebrated its 80th anniversary on Wednesday, by donating $5,000 to the Oxford Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and treating its employees to a free BBQ meal. The plant, which relocated to its... Read more

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