Good mental health is an important part of a woman’s overall health. Just as physical fitness helps your body stay strong, mental fitness helps you maintain a state of good mental health. Mental health is more than just the absence of mental illness. It’s a state of well-being. Last year, Mental Health Week (MHW) shone […]Continue readingWomen’s Mental Health
The results are in! Thanks to your participation, an additional $5,472,585.90 will be donated to mental health initiatives across Canada – a record-setting Bell Let’s Talk Day! Great work, everyone! With Bell donating 5 cents for each of your messages, that’s $5,472,585.90 more in funding for Canadian mental health More than 3 million tweets made […]Continue readingLook at these fantastic results from Bell’s Let’s Talk Day!
The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Sudbury/Manitoulin Branch is celebrating the launch of a new transformational residential home that is the first of its kind in the City of Sudbury. The local CMHA branch received $235,000 from the North East Local Health Integration Health Network to operate the home, which will provide enhanced mental health […]Continue readingCMHA Sudbury Celebrates Launch of Transformational Mental Health Home
Income impacts mental health with significant implications for the provincial health system. An analysis by the Sudbury District Health Unit (SDHU) found that the most socio-economically deprived neighbourhoods in the City of Sudbury experienced almost four times the rate of mental health-related emergency department (ED) visits than the highest income areas. If all Sudburians experienced […]Continue readingSudbury study finds significant link between social inequity and mental health-related ER use
During Mental Health Week in May, the Sudbury Credit Union, 469 Bouchard St. branch, hosted a BBQ to raise funds for Canadian Mental Health Association Sudbury/Manitoulin. They raised a total of $1,200. Front row from left to right: Grace Navarro, Branch Manager is presenting cheque to Marion Quigley, CEO of CMHA Sudbury/Manitoulin. Back Row left […]Continue readingSudbury Credit Union raises funds for CMHA