HELLO EVERYONE! It’s been a while since we’ve had a good ol’ fashion news update! There’s been a lot going on all over Saskatchewan at our various branches and partner support organization, so we wanted to share some of the news. As always you can find a list of all the major Mental Health related […]Continue readingWhat’s happening This Fall?
CMHA Urges Everyday Saskatchewanians To Become Suicide Aware & “Ask About Suicide”. In recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day on Sunday, September 10, the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), in partnership with London Drugs, is urging everyone in Saskatchewan to “ask about suicide” and become more suicide aware by going to www.askaboutsuicide.ca. About 4,000 […]Continue reading“Ask About Suicide” Awareness Campaign
For the Official Paper Released with this position statement please CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD PDF. Key Points on Bill C-14 CMHA believes that requests for medical assistance in dying (MAiD) should not be granted for patients where a mental illness is the sole underlying medical condition. As a recovery-oriented organization, CMHA does not believe that […]Continue readingCanadian Mental Health Association’s Position Paper on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD)
Hello, Hello, Hello! Thanks for coming to check out what’s happening at CMHA Saskatchewan Division this month. We’re happy to have you 🙂 There are a few big updates to cover so lets just jump on into it shall we? 2018 CMHA Cash calendars are available for sale! Sales for our Cash Calendar fundraiser started […]Continue readingNewest Updates for Mid July!
Howdy all, Just a quick update today. We’ve got a couple new things to share with you all so why not have a meeting place for them all, right? First up, the May Cash Calendar winners have been posted! Make sure you pop over to the Cash Calendar page (conveniently featured under this paragraph) to […]Continue readingCash Calendar Winners, Newsletter & Annual Report Day!
The Canadian Treatment Center for Obsessive Compulsive Disorders (CTCOCD) asked if we could help spread word of their organization. CTCOCD released a short PDF talking about what they do and some of the changes they have made. We wanted to share 🙂 The CTCOCD is a large bilingual specialized center that offers specialized treatments for […]Continue readingThe Canadian Treatment Center for Obsessive Compulsive Disorders (CTCOCD)
On Friday, May 5th, 2017 the second annual Wade Moffatt Memorial Gala will be held at the Conexus Arts Centre in Regina.Continue reading2017 Wade Moffatt Memorial Gala
Hello, Everyone! It`s been a while since we`ve had a chance to chat, so with the coming of a new month we should try and recap some of the events going on in April! First up, the Winner of the March Cash Calendar draw`s have been posted. If you`d like to check out who won […]Continue readingApril`s Updates, Come one, Come all!
Hello Everyone! It’s bee a while since we posted something on our site BUT we’ve just posted our January winners for the 2017 Cash Calendar! For those who don’t know our Cash Calendar has run for 25 years! With the wonderful people of Saskatchewan making the Cash Calendar fundraiser a success the whole quarter of […]Continue readingThe 2017 Cash Calendar Winners For January Are Up!
Earlier this year October 2016, the Thanksgiving weekend in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia was rocked by the remnants of Hurricane Matthew as it dragged itself over Atlantic Canada. The Greater Sydney area was drowned out in 24 hours of rainfall totaling approximately 225 millimeters. More rain then the region saw all summer. The floods were […]Continue readingCape Bretoners need CMHA’s help – Let’s Step Up
The Canadian Mental Health Association, Prince Albert Branch is the grateful recipient of a very generous donation in memory of Manuel Mendonca (November 26, 1956 – October 30, 2015). Manuel was a fine example that mental illness can be managed. He was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at the age of 14. He and his doctor […]Continue readingIn Memory of Manuel Mendonca
CMHA is pleased to be collaborating with the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) on an open letter to the Ministers of Health. As key mental health organizations in Canada, we are speaking with a united voice for increased and targeted mental health funding in the […]Continue readingOPEN LETTER: Three Leading National Mental Health Organizations Call for Targeted Mental Health Funding in the Health Accord