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Un logo pour la réconciliation : l’ACSM manifeste sa solidarité avec les peuples autochtones au Canada

8 juillet 2021 En hommage aux enfants décédés dans les pensionnats et en reconnaissance des personnes survivantes et de leurs familles, l’Association canadienne pour la santé mentale (ACSM) changera la couleur de son logo pour l’orange jusqu’à la Journée du chandail orange, le 30 septembre. Au-delà du symbole, ce logo orange…

A logo for reconciliation: CMHA shows solidarity with Indigenous peoples in Canada

July 8, 2021 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 the symbolic, the orange…

Provincial Restrictions June 30, 2021

As of 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, the Ontario government is moving the province into Step Two of its Roadmap to Reopen.

Une fête du Canada empreinte de réflexion à l’ACSM

L’ACSM Durham se joint à bon nombre de personnes à la grandeur du pays pour réfléchir au passé et à l’avenir du Canada cette année, à l’occasion du 1er juillet.

A thoughtful Canada Day at CMHA

CMHA Durham joins many across the country in reflecting on Canada’s past and future this year on July 1.

Canadian Mental Health Association on Reconciliation and mental health

Toronto, ON June 21, 2021: The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) is deeply troubled by the findings of the remains of 215 children in unmarked and undocumented graves at a residential school in Kamloops, BC. We extend our deepest condolences to those who are grieving and for whom this news…

Shoppers Drug Mart donates more than $500,000 to Canadian Mental Health Association; Funds to support innovative new approach to improving mental health in communities

TORONTO, June 16, 2021 – The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) today welcomes a donation of more than $500,000 made by Shoppers Drug Mart Inc on behalf of the company and its Associate owners.

Provincial Restrictions June 2nd 2021

As of midnight June 2, 2021, the Province of Ontario’s Stay at Home Order enacted in April will be lifted. Although the order is lifting, most restrictions will stay in place until the province officially announces the start of the three-step reopening plan to ease restrictions, tentatively slated for mid-June. …

Opioid-related deaths at all-time high

New information released by The Ontario Drug Policy Research Network (ODPRN), the Office of the Chief Coroner for Ontario/Ontario Forensic Pathology Service and Public Health Ontario shows that 2020 was the most tragic year on record in opioid-related deaths, with 249 deaths reported in December 2020 alone. There were 2,426…

CMHA Durham’s Recovery College Wellness Centre announces the premiere of the Over|Thinking Podcast

CMHA Durham’s Recovery College Wellness Centre is proud to announce the premier of the Over|Thinking podcast.  The show is a monthly look at mental health from the perspective of individuals with lived experience.