A recent story out of London, England reported police officers’ frustration in finding an appropriate and secure mental health facility for a man in the midst of a mental health crisis.
Last week, CMHA’s acting national CEO, Andrew Jones, and CMHA Toronto’s Executive Director, Steve Lurie, met with the federal Minister of Health, Dr. Jane Philpott.
Ontario recently announced that it will begin public consultations across the province to help develop the Strategy for a Safer Ontario, a new framework which aims to promote a collaborative approach to community safety and well-being.
A Sudbury police officer recognized a woman was having a mental health crisis and de-escalated the situation using CMHA-approved techniques.
More than three million Canadians reported that they did not receive health care when they felt it was needed, according to a new fact sheet released by StatsCan.
The Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) has announced major changes to the medical review process for people receiving Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) benefits.
The province is seeking feedback to measure how the mental health and addictions system is performing and understand areas of improvement.
CMHA’s 65th Annual Mental Health Week is fast approaching (May 2-8). CMHA is once again asking Canadians to GET LOUD for mental health!
The Ontario Hockey League (OHL) and Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario are teaming up to raise awareness about the importance of mental health during upcoming OHL games throughout the month of February.
A new study suggests a specific set of genes may cause the development of schizophrenia.