02 Feb Talk Today
Thank you for supporting our 2019 Talk Today Game!
The Barrie Colts and Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Simcoe County Branch joined up to raise awareness about the importance of mental health during an Barrie Colts home game.
Presented by Teachers Life, The Barrie Colts game on February9th 2019, at 7:30pm featured:
- A CMHA-run kiosk so fans can learn more about mental health
- Videos featuring the Barrie Colts players talking about the importance of mental health
- Public address announcements about mental health
The awareness campaign is part of the ongoing commitment by the Barrie Colts and CMHA Simcoe County to implement Talk Today. Talk Today provides mental health support to players and raises awareness about mental health and suicide prevention throughout communities across the Ontario Hockey League. Find out more at https://ontario.cmha.ca/programs-services/talk-today/
Thankful to everyone that visited our booth at our “Talk Today” Barrie Colts game.
A big “thank you ” to Saint Gabriel the Archangel and Forest Hill Public School for welcoming us into their schools to talk about mental health!
Thank you to Aidan Brown & Kyle Heitzner from the Barrie Colts for sharing their stories with us