Author: Start Talking

17 Apr CMHA celebrates volunteer week!

  CMHA Simcoe County volunteers are a vital part of our team. By giving generously of their time, talents and energy to support the work of our organization throughout the year, volunteers make many of our programs possible. That’s why from April 15 to 21, CMHA Simcoe...

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10 Apr sMiles for Amanda

sMiles for Amanda  Each year the residents of Horseshoe Valley and neighbouring communities have an opportunity to give hope to many through a run that was initiated in memory of Amanda Kelsall, who was suddenly taken to her heavenly home in January of 2014.  This is...

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27 Mar Rise Up for Mental Health!

Rise Up for Mental Health was held at the Lions Gate Banquet Hall in Barrie, a fundraising event to increase awareness and resources for the Canadian Mental Health Association, Simcoe County branch. Organizer Krystal Wyer spent over two months planning the event, seeing it as...

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23 Mar Pie-Off for Mental Health

  Juno award-winning songwriter Catherine MacLellan and renowned poet and performer Tanya Davis will be performing at the Midhurst Community Hall in support of Mental Health Week. Long-time friends and artistic peers, they will speak to issues of mental health and wellness, through stories, poetry, and...

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01 Jan Youth Mental Health & Wellness Centre

  CMHA has been offering community based care since 1960.  In 2016 we provided mental health and addiction services to almost 3,000 youth across Simcoe County.  With 70% of mental illness arising in adolescence early intervention is essential.  Our youth should have access to timely, quality...

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28 Dec 100 Years of Community

  History of CMHA The Canadian Mental Health Association is one of the oldest continuing voluntary health organizations in Canada. It began existence as the Canadian National Committee for Mental Hygiene (CNCMH), founded by Dr. Clarence M. Hincks and Clifford W. Beers in January 26, 1918. Hincks was...

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