Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Ontario and the Ontario Municipal Social Services Association (OMSSA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the 2023 OMSSA Policy Conference in Toronto, Ontario on December 1, 2023. OMSSA Executive Director, Doug Ball, and CMHA Ontario Chief Executive Officer, Camille Quenneville, were on hand to provide brief remarks to the audience after signing the MOU.
This newly minted partnership between CMHA Ontario and OMSSA, represents a framework of collaboration, information sharing and consultation, especially when their collective work aligns. The complexity of public policy issues often require combined and coordinated responses. By working together, OMSSA and CMHA Ontario will promote sound positions in the mental health and addiction sector that respond to the needs of the membership and the residents of Ontario.
CMHA Ontario looks forward to partnering with OMSSA and working on solutions to the mutual issues impacting our branches and organizations.