Happy Holidays from CMHA Lambton Kent! Season’s greetings from everyone at CMHA Lambton Kent. Please note that our office will be closed on the following days: Friday, December 24th Monday, December 27th Monday, January 3rd For support during the holiday season, please reach out to our Mental Health First Response Team, available every day, even […]Continue readingHappy Holidays from CMHA Lambton Kent!
December 10th is Human Rights Day. Mental health has never been more top-of-mind in Canada. Perhaps because the need has never been so great. “It has been 18 months of isolation, stress and uncertainty,” says Margaret Eaton, National CEO of the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA). “That is why, amid all the turmoil and confusion, […]Continue readingEnvisioning a Canada where mental health is a human right
In November, Imperial Oil invited communities to share a video on social media, that spoke about mental health. For every share, Imperial Oil donated $10 to CMHA National, including our local branch, CMHA Lambton Kent. On December 8th, Imperial Oil Sarnia Site donated $20,000 to CMHA Lambton Kent. Thank you Imperial Oil for making a […]Continue readingImperial Oil’s “Fuel What Matters” Campaign raises $20,000 for CMHA Lambton Kent
Stressed out about school? We’ve got you covered It’s important to pay attention to your mental health just as you would your physical health. CMHA Ontario is reminding students to keep their mental health in check with some quick stress-management tips. Those struggling with low mood or anxiety can turn to our free skill-building program BounceBack®: Reclaim your health to learn how to deal with stress, being overwhelmed […]Continue readingStressed out about school? We’ve got you covered!
We’re pleased to share our 2020-21 annual report. 2020/21 was a year that provided CMHA Lambton Kent with obstacles and opportunities. To say that we are extremely proud of the way in which our teams have responded to these challenges would be an understatement. Check out the full report to learn more!Continue readingWe are pleased to share our 2020-21 Annual Report!
A logo for reconciliation: CMHA shows solidarity with Indigenous peoples in Canada In honour of the children who died at residential schools and in recognition of the survivors and their families, the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) will be changing the colour of its logo to orange until Orange Shirt Day on September 30. Beyond […]Continue readingA logo for reconciliation: CMHA shows solidarity with Indigenous peoples in Canada
How are we feeling? Canadians are worried, bored, stressed, lonely and sad CMHA and UBC release data on emotional impact of the pandemic for Mental Health Week Toronto, ON and Vancouver, BC (May 3, 2021) – The pandemic is taking an emotional toll on people in Canada, as 77% of adults report feeling so-called negative […]Continue readingHow are we feeling? Canadians are worried, bored, stressed, lonely and sad CMHA and UBC release data on emotional impact of the pandemic for Mental Health Week
NEWS RELEASE Third poll in CMHA Ontario series indicates mental health impact of COVID-19 at all-time high (Toronto, March 15, 2021) – As we mark the one-year anniversary of the province’s COVID-19 emergency declaration, a new survey is highlighting alarming trends that indicate the pandemic’s strain on the mental health of Ontarians has reached all-time […]Continue readingThird poll in CMHA Ontario series indicates mental health impact of COVID-19 at all-time high
In the wake of COVID-19, Canadians are facing a new reality of social distancing, self-quarantining and isolation in order to protect public health and safety. These new circumstances may lead individuals with mental health concerns into heightened symptoms of anxiety and depression. In what may be a difficult time for many, the Canadian Mental Health […]Continue readingTips to manage mental health during COVID-19
The annual Orange Shirt Day on September 30th opens the door to global conversation on all aspects of Residential Schools. It is an opportunity to create meaningful discussion about the effects of Residential Schools and the legacy they have left behind. A discussion all Canadians can tune into and create bridges with each other for […]Continue readingCMHA LK Staff Support Orange Shirt Day