CMHA Niagara hosts and/or participates in various events throughout the year in the Niagara Region. Posts in this category will include information, updates, and recaps on these events, such as Women and Wellness, Ride Don’t Hide, and Talk Today.

29 February, 2016

CMHA Niagara at Talk Today!

2017-01-04T09:57:45+00:00 Categories: CMHA News, Events|

On Sunday, February 28th, CMHA Niagara staff, clients, volunteers, and general supporters, attended the Niagara IceDogs vs. Erie Otters afternoon game.  We got everyone's attention with our photo booth and our beautiful bright green hats with our logos proudly embroidered on them!  Another highlight was CMHA Niagara's very own Gary, Intake Coordinator for St. Catharines, getting to drop the puck (pictured below).  GREAT JOB, GARY! And a big thank you to everyone who came out, checked out our table and photo booth, and cheered on the Talk Today initiative, promoting positive mental health for all!

10 February, 2016

Talk Today

2017-01-04T09:57:45+00:00 Categories: CMHA News, Events|

Canadian Mental Health Association branches across Ontario have partnered with the Ontario Hockey League to provide their teams with mental health supports and training.  This partnership came to light after one of the OHL Players for Saginaw Spirit died by suicide in 2014. The OHL recognized that these young players needed help to keep their mental health in as good a shape as their physical health. CMHA Niagara partners with both the Niagara IceDogs and the Erie Otters to provide each team's players and staff training on how to recognize the symptoms of deteriorating mental health and how to ask [...]

5 October, 2015

To the supporters of Women and Wellness

2017-01-04T09:57:46+00:00 Categories: Events, Report, Services, Volunteer|

This brief report, which can be accessed here, highlights how helpful a Walk-In Counselling session is to someone experiencing a crisis. This is a great reminder of how important the Women and Wellness event is to the Walk-In Counselling program! CMHA Niagara is incredibly grateful for the dedicated volunteers who put the event together, and to the generous sponsors and attendees who make the evening a great success. Thank you for your continued support!

For general inquiries on our programs and services, please call 905-641-5222.

The following 24/7 crisis and information is available:

Distress Centre Niagara: 905-688-3711

COAST: 1-866-550-5205 (Press 1)

Mental Health and Addictions Access Line: 1-866-550-5205 (Press 2)