Thank you so much to everyone who participated and volunteered at the Lambton Kent Ride Don’t Hide event on Sunday! We are still working on calculations, but so far we’ve counted 515 riders who came out on Sunday at either the first Rondeau Provincial Park Ride or the 5th annual Ride at the Mooretown Sports […]Continue readingRide Don’t Hide Lambton Kent Surpasses All Goals!
Another successful Ride Don’t Hide School Ride event Tuesday! 450 students were riding and not hiding from the conversation about mental health. See full article below: http://www.theobserver.ca/2018/06/12/ride-dont-hide-school-ride-campaign-the-only-one-of-its-kind-in-canadaContinue readingLeading the Way for a Cause
From Chatham Daily News Wednesday, May 9, 2018 CKHA and CMHA LK partnership one of a kind in Ontario http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/2018/05/08/ckha-and-cmha-lk-partnership-one-of-a-kind-in-ontarioContinue readingNews From CMHA LK and CKHA Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Monday May 7 Unique Delivery of Mental Health Services in Chatham Kent
Addictions and Mental Health Ontario (AMHO) and Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario (CMHA Ontario) are joining forces to call on political parties to commit to urgently-needed investments in mental health and addictions care. To help influence the June 7, 2018 provincial election, AMHO has released WhereChangeHappens, an action plan that calls for new investments in […]Continue readingChampions Call for Increased Funding for Mental Health and Addictions Care
Opioid overdoses and life-saving naloxone are frightening and serious subjects. But a new easy-to-understand resource can help organizations and the average person identify the signs of an opioid-overdose and how to deliver potentially life-saving naloxone. Reducing Harms: Recognizing and Responding to Opioid Overdoses in Your Organization is particularly useful for community groups who work with […]Continue readingNew Toolkit Helps in The Fight Against Opioid Overdoses
July 24 is International Self-Care Day, which aims to raise public awareness of the importance of self-care to stay healthy and prevent or delay illness. Established in 2011 by the International Self-Care Foundation (ISCF), Self-Care Day aims to raise public awareness of the importance of self-care to stay healthy and prevent or delay illness. Self-care […]Continue readingToday is International Self-Care Day!
“(This event) inspires courage and strength in the face of adversity and the message is one of personal achievement, rather than limitations of an illness.” Russell Luyt Read more about Russell’s experience and involvement in Ride Don’t Hide here: rdh-is-important-to-russellContinue readingCMHA’s Ride Don’t Hide Is Important To Me
Check out the How to Use Be Safe and print your own Personal Safety Plan in the Be Safe Pocket Guide – Chatham Kent or Be Safe Pocket Guide – Sarnia Lambton. View our training webinar on using the app in your practice. Be Safe was created by a dedicated team of youth, mindyourmind, the Centre for Addiction and Mental […]Continue readingBe Safe: Get The App Today!
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