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BC Local News
Renovation of old museum for Jubilee House nears completionHouse was located at the north end of the Cariboo Lodge building and the city s
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
House was located at the north end of the Cariboo Lodge building and the city still had a lease agreement with Canadian Mental Health Association Cariboo Chilcotin Branch who run Jubilee House. After looking for a suitable place to... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Focusing on mental healthFor the past six months, on weekends, Canadian Mental Health Association worker
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
For the past six months, on weekends, Canadian Mental Health Association workers have been in Sarnia’s emergency department. Working alongside Bluewater Health psychiatric assessment nurses, the CMHA Lambton-Kent workers have been helping keep... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Renovation of old museum for Jubilee House nears completionHouse was located at the north end of the Cariboo Lodge building and the city s
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
House was located at the north end of the Cariboo Lodge building and the city still had a lease agreement with Canadian Mental Health Association Cariboo Chilcotin Branch who run Jubilee House. After looking for a suitable place to... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Overdoses jump 120%services are available to those who want assistance for drug addiction. Addicti
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 days ago
services are available to those who want assistance for drug addiction. Addictions services are available through the Canadian Mental Health Association by calling 705-325-4999 or by attending the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in... Read more
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BC Local News
Curfew put on campfiresbeen denied. Meanwhile exemptions have been granted for the North Okanagan Neur
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
been denied. Meanwhile exemptions have been granted for the North Okanagan Neurological Association's new Club House, two Canadian Mental Health Association properties, Teen Junction and the Okanagan Landing and District Community... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Curfew put on campfiresbeen denied. Meanwhile exemptions have been granted for the North Okanagan Neur
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 days ago
been denied. Meanwhile exemptions have been granted for the North Okanagan Neurological Association’s new Club House, two Canadian Mental Health Association properties, Teen Junction and the Okanagan Landing and District Community... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Helping others from her grieving experiencewant to help other children.” The book is being released during Suicide Preven
Chatham This Week / Posted 3 days ago
want to help other children.” The book is being released during Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, held in September. The Canadian Mental Health Association uses the week to highlight suicide prevention across Canada. For Zara, it’s a way for her... Read more
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BC Local News
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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The Ladysmith Chronicle
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
The Ladysmith Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
Alberni Valley News / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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The North Island Gazette
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
The North Island Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
Comox Valley Record / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
Oak Bay News / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
Long-awaited overdose prevention site opens in Duncanservice opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
service opened on Sept. 12 and is receiving clients. The service is operated by the Cowichan Valley Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association with funding from Island Health. The overdose prevention service will complement existing... Read more
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BC Local News
City of Duncan opposed location, but will patrol overdose prevention siteto situate the service where it deemed fit. Duncan's newsletter went on to not
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
to situate the service where it deemed fit. Duncan's newsletter went on to note that, "VIHA has partnered with the Canadian Mental Health Association to collect discarded needles throughout the Cowichan Valley. Since early July, City staff... Read more
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BC Local News
Happening: week of Sept. 14bridge clubs, visit duplicatelite.ca. • Supporting Family Resilience Group: We
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
bridge clubs, visit duplicatelite.ca. • Supporting Family Resilience Group: Wednesdays, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Delta office - Canadian Mental Health Association Vancouver-Fraser, 4871 Delta St.; The Canadian Mental Health Association Vancouver-Fraser... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
City of Duncan opposed location, but will patrol overdose prevention siteto situate the service where it deemed fit. Duncan’s newsletter went on to not
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
to situate the service where it deemed fit. Duncan’s newsletter went on to note that, “VIHA has partnered with the Canadian Mental Health Association to collect discarded needles throughout the Cowichan Valley. Since early July, City staff... Read more
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BC Local News
CMHA marks World Suicide Prevention DayThe Canadian Mental Health Association held a candlelight vigil Sunday, Sept. 1
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
The Canadian Mental Health Association held a candlelight vigil Sunday, Sept. 10, to mark World Suicide Prevention Day. The theme of the event, held in front of the Dairy Queen on the highway through Cranbrook, was "Take a minute, change a... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Largest UW goal to support ‘difficult job’opt to give more,” Hallworth said. Hallworth said funding was approved for sev
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 10 days ago
opt to give more,” Hallworth said. Hallworth said funding was approved for several new programs this year, including a Canadian Mental Health Association walk in clinic in St. Catharines, a funding adjustment for Canadian National Institute for... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Largest UW goal to support ‘difficult job’opt to give more,” Hallworth said. Hallworth said funding was approved for sev
Welland Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
opt to give more,” Hallworth said. Hallworth said funding was approved for several new programs this year, including a Canadian Mental Health Association walk in clinic in St. Catharines, a funding adjustment for Canadian National Institute for... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Largest UW goal to support ‘difficult job’opt to give more,” Hallworth said. Hallworth said funding was approved for sev
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 11 days ago
opt to give more,” Hallworth said. Hallworth said funding was approved for several new programs this year, including a Canadian Mental Health Association walk in clinic in St. Catharines, a funding adjustment for Canadian National Institute for... Read more
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BC Local News
Become more suicide awareIn recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day Sunday, the Canadian Mental Heal
BC Local News / Posted 14 days ago
In recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day Sunday, the Canadian Mental Health Association, in partnership with London Drugs, is urging British Columbians to ask about suicide and become more suicide aware by going to www.askaboutsuicide.ca. The... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Become more suicide awareIn recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day Sunday, the Canadian Mental Heal
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 14 days ago
In recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day Sunday, the Canadian Mental Health Association, in partnership with London Drugs, is urging British Columbians to ask about suicide and become more suicide aware by going to www.askaboutsuicide.ca. The... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
SUI says little about man's death in Sudburyservice is set for Saturday at Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home on Larch Street
The Sudbury Star / Posted 15 days ago
service is set for Saturday at Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home on Larch Street, with visitation from 2 to 5 p.m. and words of remembrance at 4:30 p.m. Donations are being directed to the Canadian Mental Health Association. jmoodie@postme... Read more
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BC Local News
Lakecity resident David Jeff still missing15, and was last seen in Kamloops on Aug. 4, the Williams Lake RCMP said in a m
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
15, and was last seen in Kamloops on Aug. 4, the Williams Lake RCMP said in a missing person report issued on Aug. 14. Canadian Mental Health Association homelessness worker Wayne Lucier told the Tribune he has travelled to Kamloops, Prince... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Lakecity resident David Jeff still missing15, and was last seen in Kamloops on Aug. 4, the Williams Lake RCMP said in a m
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
15, and was last seen in Kamloops on Aug. 4, the Williams Lake RCMP said in a missing person report issued on Aug. 14. Canadian Mental Health Association homelessness worker Wayne Lucier told the Tribune he has travelled to Kamloops, Prince... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Caregivers offer support to LGBTQ communitydealing with many other issues,” Pinault said. The Rainbow Caregivers Support
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 16 days ago
dealing with many other issues,” Pinault said. The Rainbow Caregivers Support Network currently meets Mondays at the Canadian Mental Health Association (south entrance) at 41 Octavia St. (There will be no meeting on Sept. 24). However,... Read more
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BC Local News
Walk sheds light on suicideprevent suicide is one of Shannon Hecker's missions. Hecker, program coordinat
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
prevent suicide is one of Shannon Hecker's missions. Hecker, program coordinator with the Shuswap Revelstoke branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association, is one of the organizers of the Suicide Safer Communities Lantern Walk set for Wednesday,... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Walk sheds light on suicideprevent suicide is one of Shannon Hecker’s missions. Hecker, program coordinat
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 16 days ago
prevent suicide is one of Shannon Hecker’s missions. Hecker, program coordinator with the Shuswap Revelstoke branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association, is one of the organizers of the Suicide Safer Communities Lantern Walk set for Wednesday,... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Walk sheds light on suicideprevent suicide is one of Shannon Hecker’s missions. Hecker, program coordinat
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 16 days ago
prevent suicide is one of Shannon Hecker’s missions. Hecker, program coordinator with the Shuswap Revelstoke branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association, is one of the organizers of the Suicide Safer Communities Lantern Walk set for Wednesday,... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Walk sheds light on suicideprevent suicide is one of Shannon Hecker’s missions. Hecker, program coordinat
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 16 days ago
prevent suicide is one of Shannon Hecker’s missions. Hecker, program coordinator with the Shuswap Revelstoke branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association, is one of the organizers of the Suicide Safer Communities Lantern Walk set for Wednesday,... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
CMHA gets land swap approvedThe Canadian Mental Health Association had its land swap with the city approved
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
The Canadian Mental Health Association had its land swap with the city approved during Tuesday’s regular council meeting. “We’re excited that that part is done, but we’re still concerned about trying to find funding to have the build,” said Debra... Read more
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BC Local News
Suicide prevention training offered in CourtenayOn Tuesday, Sept. 12, in recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day on Sept. 1
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
On Tuesday, Sept. 12, in recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day on Sept. 10, the Canadian Mental Health Association Mid Island (CMHA MI) is delivering discounted suicide prevention training in Courtenay. Each year, over 500 British Columbians... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Suicide prevention training offered in CourtenayOn Tuesday, Sept. 12, in recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day on Sept. 1
Comox Valley Record / Posted 17 days ago
On Tuesday, Sept. 12, in recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day on Sept. 10, the Canadian Mental Health Association Mid Island (CMHA MI) is delivering discounted suicide prevention training in Courtenay. Each year, over 500 British Columbians... Read more
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BC Local News
There is hope beyond suicidethe light can return. "It's an opportunity for people to come together and rem
BC Local News / Posted 17 days ago
the light can return. "It's an opportunity for people to come together and remember those they lost," said Julia Payson, Canadian Mental Health Association executive director. "It revolves around hope, health and healing." World Suicide... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
There is hope beyond suicidethe light can return. “It’s an opportunity for people to come together and rem
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 17 days ago
the light can return. “It’s an opportunity for people to come together and remember those they lost,” said Julia Payson, Canadian Mental Health Association executive director. “It revolves around hope, health and healing.” World Suicide... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Business Excellence Award nominees announcedTourism Discovery Centre. Not-For-Profit Award sponsored by TD Bank: Big Broth
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Tourism Discovery Centre. Not-For-Profit Award sponsored by TD Bank: Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Williams Lake; Canadian Mental Health Association Cariboo Chilcotin Branch; Cariboo Chilcotin Child Development Centre; Caribruisers Junior... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Four friends share ace lottery lootincluding the Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Canadian Association of Veter
Barrie Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
including the Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County, Canadian Association of Veterans in United Nations Peacekeeping, the Canadian Mental Health Association, Gilda’s Club Simcoe Muskoka, Hospice Simcoe, Special Olympics Ontario and the Barrie... Read more
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BC Local News
Mental health services bolsteredyou are considering suicide or are concerned about someone who may be, call the
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
you are considering suicide or are concerned about someone who may be, call the 24-hour crisis line: 1-888-353-2273. To learn more about the Canadian Mental Health Association or to make a donation, visit www.vernon.cmha.bc.ca or call 250-542-... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Mental health services bolsteredyou are considering suicide or are concerned about someone who may be, call the
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 18 days ago
you are considering suicide or are concerned about someone who may be, call the 24-hour crisis line: 1-888-353-2273. To learn more about the Canadian Mental Health Association or to make a donation, visit www.vernon.cmha.bc.ca or call 250-542-... Read more
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BC Local News
Province paying for more social housing in Kelownato add shelter spaces during extreme weather conditions. The former motel will
BC Local News / Posted 22 days ago
to add shelter spaces during extreme weather conditions. The former motel will be operated by the Kelowna branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association, which will provide support services to create successful tenancies for the... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Province paying for more social housing in Kelownato add shelter spaces during extreme weather conditions. The former motel will
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 22 days ago
to add shelter spaces during extreme weather conditions. The former motel will be operated by the Kelowna branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association, which will provide support services to create successful tenancies for the... Read more
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BC Local News
Art therapymental health of individuals and communities is showcased at the 14th annual Aw
BC Local News / Posted 22 days ago
mental health of individuals and communities is showcased at the 14th annual Awakening the Spirit Art Show and Sale. The Canadian Mental Health Association and the Mental Illness Family Support Centre come together each year to put on the show,... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
It's 'OK' to talk about suicidealso have a free barbecue and a butterfly release. Butterflies will be sold for
The Sudbury Star / Posted 23 days ago
also have a free barbecue and a butterfly release. Butterflies will be sold for $10 each on site, and in advance at the Canadian Mental Health Association office on Elm Street. "World Suicide Prevention Day is an important day to recognize... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Partnering with PIE: NUTTALLHousing Corporation, Simcoe County Housing Corporation, Simcoe Community Servic
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 23 days ago
Housing Corporation, Simcoe County Housing Corporation, Simcoe Community Services, Simcoe Muskoka Family Connexions, Canadian Mental Health Association, Barrie Native Friendship Centre, Women and Children’s Shelter of Barrie, Algonquin... Read more
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