The Sault Ste. Marie/Algoma Branch, chartered in 1963, is affiliated with a provincial network of 32 other Branches across Ontario. CMHA SSM/ Algoma works closely with a variety of other community agencies including, but not limited to, hospitals, police services, schools, mental health and addiction agencies. Through its collaborative approach to education and services, the Branch is far-reaching and its programs touch many lives in the communities it serves.
Whether individuals are experiencing a mental illness, have a family member or friend with a mental illness, are a health care provider, an employer or are seeking information, CMHA SSM/Algoma is available to help.
The Sault Ste. Marie/Algoma Branch is incorporated and is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. Funding for the programs and services is from many sources including, the Northeast LHIN, the United Way, service agreements, grants and donations.
VISION: Mentally healthy people in a healthy society
MISSION: To promote the mental health of all people
2016 – 2017 BOARD MEMBERSHIP
Gary Brown, Chair
Ella Koop-Baxter, Vice Chair
Rachel Hill, Treasurer