Mental Health Awareness

What do you see?

Watch our Rethinking Mental Illness video below or on YouTube.

 

Facts about Mental Illness:

  • Twenty percent of Canadians will personally experience a mental illness during their lifetime.
  • Mental illnesses indirectly affect all Canadians through a family member, friend or colleague.
  • Mental illnesses affect people of all ages, educational and income levels, and cultures.
  • A complex interplay of genetic, biological, personality and environmental factors causes mental illnesses.
  • Mental illnesses can be treated effectively.

Source: A Report on Mental Illnesses in Canada,
Public Health Agency of Canada

Mental Health Awareness

A three-part series relating to local mental health initiatives was featured on CTV London in conjunction with Bell Canada's "Lets Talk campaign:

Last updated: Tue, 2015-10-06 11:02