The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) network consists of 30 branches across the province that provide community-based clinical and social services to Ontarians living with mental health and addictions issues. CMHAs recognize that mental health is influenced by many factors including life experiences, workplace or other environments, and the social and economic conditions that shape […]Continue readingCMHA’s 30 branches concerned about negative impacts for clients if “disability” definition changes for ODSP
CMHA joins the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) in inviting all individuals and communities to find a way to recognize and support World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) on September 10th. It can be as simple as sending a message to those who are in despair, those who are grieving, and those who are supporting […]Continue readingCMHA recognizes World Suicide Prevention Day
Join us on September 4th at Rockin Recovery During the month of September, Canadians in recovery from addiction join with friends and family to build awareness, challenge societal stigma, and celebrate the role that recovery plays in improving the lives of individuals, families, and communities. Recovery Day is brought to you by a collaboration between […]Continue readingRockin Recovery 2019 on September 4th
As students and parents prepare for back-to school-season, CMHA Thunder Bay 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 of […]Continue readingBack to school mental health tips
The 4th annual Mental Health For All Conference (MH4A) runs from September 23-25, 2019 at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto’s revitalized Harbourfront. The theme is Connection interrupted: Restoring mental health in a fractured world. What is the MH4A Conference? This is the 4th annual Mental Health For All Conference. It has become the largest […]Continue reading4th annual Mental Health For All Conference from September 23-25, 2019
Crisis Response is back to operating with multiple phone lines. Thank you, everyone, for your patience during this time. If you or someone you know, are in a crisis, please call: THUNDER BAY: 807-346-8282 DISTRICT / TOLL-FREE: 1-888-269-3100Continue readingCrisis Response Update!
We’re Back! Crisis Response is temporarily operating with one phone line. Please call back if you receive a busy signal or if its an emergency, call 911. Thank you for your patience during this time. We will continue to update everyone as we are back to full-service delivery. If you or someone […]Continue readingCrisis Response is temporarily operating with one phone line.
Crisis Response is temporarily closed due to sewer infrastructure issues. All services at this time are temporarily shut down until an alternative location is secured for services. If you or someone you know is in a crisis, please call 911. Thank you for your patience and we will continue to provide updates to […]Continue readingCrisis Response is temporarily closed. Please call 911.
CMHA Thunder Bay joins individuals and organizations around the globe in celebrating International Self-Care Day on July 24, which aims to raise public awareness of the importance of self-care to stay healthy and prevent or delay illness. This year’s choice of themes includes ‘Self-Care is for Life,’ ‘Get Better with Self-Care’ and “Treat Yourself to […]Continue readingCMHA Thunder Bay Recognizes International Self-Care Day on July 24
June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. Although these groups share many similarities, they each have their own distinct heritage, language, cultural practices and spiritual beliefs. In cooperation with Indigenous organizations, the Government of […]Continue readingCMHA celebrates National Indigenous People’s Day!