In March 2020 service delivery modifications due to COVID-19 were implemented as precautionary measures to ensure the health and safety of our clients, staff and community. Effective July 5, 2021, CMHA Niagara locations remain closed to walk-in services, however access to mental health support remains available by appointment. Call for a face-to-face appointment in our […]Continue readingPandemic measures and effects on services
BounceBack can help. For those struggling with low mood, worry, stress, or mild to moderate depression or anxiety, you can look to the Canadian Mental Health Association’s (CMHA’s) free skill-building program BounceBack®: Reclaim your health. Through one-on-one telephone coaching and online videos offered in multiple languages, adults and youth 15+ learn skills to help manage […]Continue readingFeeling low? Stressed? Anxious?
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 2020
A new poll shows an overwhelming majority of Ontarians (84 per cent) remain concerned about the possibility of a second wave of COVID-19, primarily driven by worry of other people not following the proper distancing rules as businesses and schools reopen. The survey conducted by the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario Division indicates respondents […]Continue readingMost Ontarians fear second wave of COVID-19, worries linked to actions of others: CMHA poll
(St. Catharines, July 20, 2020) – New statistics indicate that a partnership between Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Niagara Branch and the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) has proven to be an effective approach to de-escalating crisis situations, immediately assessing individuals’ mental health care needs, and connecting people with appropriate support services in the community. […]Continue readingCMHA, NRPS partnership demonstrating best practices in mental health crisis response
CMHA Niagara is celebrating Mental Health Week, taking place May 4 – 10, 2020. Every May, people in communities, schools, workplaces and legislatures across Canada, rally around CMHA Mental Health Week. The concept of the 2020 Mental Health Week campaign is quite simple. We are all asked to #GetReal about how we really feel. Many […]Continue readingCMHA Mental Health Week is May 4 – 10, 2020
Canadian Mental Health Association Niagara, Niagara Health open new shared location A new shared location for two community partners is being heralded as a “beacon of hope” for people seeking mental health and addictions support in Niagara. On Monday, Canadian Mental Health Association Niagara and Niagara Health held an open house at 264 Welland Ave. […]Continue readingCommunity partners under one roof