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CMHA London accepting nominations for 2014 Mental Health Champions

February 13, 2014

CMHA London Breakfast of champions bannerNominations are now open for Canadian Mental Health Association, London-Middlesex branch’s annual Champion of Mental Health Awards. Each year, CMHA London selects two recipients – an individual and an organization – who have overcome mental health challenges or advanced mental health issues.

Specifically, the Champion of Mental Health Awards honour local Mental Health Champions who have made a significant contribution in one or more of the following four areas:

  • Reducing the stigma experienced by people with mental illness.
  • Providing support or treatment to people with mental illnesses, their families and/or caregivers.
  • Advocacy for issues related to mental health (including individual needs, family needs, service delivery and systematic issues).
  • Advancing knowledge in the area of mental illness/health research.

The 2014 Champion of Mental Health Awards will be presented at the annual Breakfast of Champions, a partnership event with St.Joseph’s Health Care Foundation. In addition to the awards presentation, the keynote speaker at the event will be Juno award winning artist Chantal Kreviazuk.

To nominate a local Mental Health Champion, visit the CMHA London website to complete the nomination package. Submissions are due by March 31st, 2014 at 4:00 pm.

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