As students and parents prepare for back-to school-season, CMHA Sault Ste. Marie is reminding people to keep mental health in mind during the transition. While a new school year can be exciting, it can also cause stress and anxiety. CMHA suggests maintaining positive mental health during this seasonal shift with the following strategies: Take care […]Continue readingBack to School Mental Health Tips
CMHA Ontario joins individuals and organizations worldwide in recognizing International Overdose Awareness Day (IAOD) on August 31. IAOD aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. Raising awareness about preventing overdose is important now more than ever. In Ontario, it’s estimated that an opioid-related overdose death occurs every 10 […]Continue readingOverdose is Preventable: Know the Signs
The Canadian Mental Health Association, Sault Ste. Marie branch is currently seeking applicants for the Board of Directors. Be an effective community leader. Join our growing organization and support the vision of quality mental health programs and services in our community. Add your talents to our vision. Orientation and training are provided. We are especially […]Continue readingVolunteer for the Board of Directors
Are you a new mom? Just starting post-secondary school? Recovering from drug or alcohol addiction? Recently lost your job? Going through a divorce? Dealing with chronic pain or a chronic illness? Suffering from the loss of a loved one? This list goes on and on of the types of situations people find themselves in that […]Continue readingFree Provincial Program Now Available to Help Manage Depression and Anxiety
CMHA Ontario’s Cannabis Newsletter is now available to view. Please read the newsletter for information on the transition to cannabis legalization and regulation.Continue readingCMHA Ontario Cannabis Newsletter
Please click here to take a look at the Ride Don’t Hide 2018 event. Thank you to all of the riders who helped make this year a success!Continue readingSault Ste. Marie’s 4th Annual Ride Don’t Hide Event was the Biggest and Best Yet!
Click here to read the story from the Canadian Mental Health Association’s Centre for Suicide Prevention. Version française (cliquez ici).Continue readingCelebrity Suicide Deaths – Preventing “Contagion”
Election Day in Ontario is fast approaching which means now is a crucial time to ensure that mental health and addictions care remains a core ballot box issue. All three main political parties have, in fact, made mental health and addictions care a key commitment in their platforms. Let’s let candidates know this is a […]Continue readingCast Your Vote on June 7th for Mental Health and Addictions Care
CMHA Sault Ste. Marie joins individuals and organizations worldwide to celebrate the history, courage and diversity of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer identified (LGBTQ) individuals for Pride Month in June. While Pride festivals across the province recognize Ontario’s vibrant and creative LGBTQ communities, it’s important to note that LGBTQ individuals continue to face specific […]Continue readingCMHA Celebrates Pride
Please click here for information on CMHA Sault Ste. Marie’s 4th Annual “Ride Don’t Hide” event!Continue readingJoin Thousands of Canadians for our Annual Ride Don’t Hide Event!