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Meet the 5 Canadians featured in the 2018 Faces of Mental Illness campaign

Ottawa, Tuesday, October 2, 2018

From October 1-7, people across Canada will celebrate Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW), which includes a national public outreach campaign to help open the eyes of Canadians to the reality of mental illness.

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Winnipeg youth-based organization expands Street Outreach Drop-In program

Winnipeg, Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Thanks to a grant from the Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund, a Winnipeg agency that works to help youth who live on the streets has delivered a 39% increase in new clients.

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Free online depression screening available during Mental Illness Awareness Week

Calgary, Tuesday, October 2, 2018

You can take a free, anonymous depression screening test online during Mental Illness Awareness Week October 1-7, thanks to Calgary Counselling Centre and partners like Bell Let’s Talk.

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The Rossy Family Foundation and Bell Let’s Talk help boost CÉGEP students’ mental health

Montréal, Tuesday, October 2, 2018

College students in Québec will benefit from a joint $500,000 donation from Bell Let's Talk and The Rossy Family Foundation aimed at easing the transition from secondary school into a college environment.

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Get ready…. Mental Health Week is May 7-13, 2018

Toronto, Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Every May for the last 66 years, Canadians have rallied around Mental Health Week, presented by the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA). This May 7 -13, Canadians are encouraged to #GetLoud about what mental health really is: we all have mental health, just like we all have physical health.

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Walk So Kids Can Talk

Toronto, Tuesday, May 1, 2018

On Sunday, May 6, join thousands of Canadians for the 17th annual Walk So Kids Can Talk. The 5 km walk takes place at 39 sites across Canada with fun activities for the whole family. It’s a great way to build community and enjoy a fun, family friendly experience outdoors while supporting an important cause.

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Meet the 2018 Champions of Mental Health

Ottawa, Tuesday, May 1, 2018

On April 4th the winners of the Champions of Mental Health 2018 Awards were announced. The Awards are given to individuals and organizations who are changing the landscape of mental health in Canada. The Champions are selected by The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) from an open nomination process and will be honoured at the 16th Champions of Mental Health Awards Gala in Ottawa on May 8th...

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A look back: Bell Let’s Talk funding is making an impact

Fredericton, Tuesday, May 1, 2018

A modest gift can make a huge difference in the right hands. That’s what more than 140 New Brunswick young people are finding. They are participants in the expanded Youth In Action for Mental Health program run by Partners For Youth Inc., an organization that engages youth who are facing challenges, working to inspire them to realize their potential and become capable, connected and contributing members of society.

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Mental health is Mary Deacon’s lifelong mission

Toronto, Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Bell Let’s Talk leader draws on personal experience to advocate for all Thousands of Canadians work hard every day to make a better life for people suffering from mental illness. Although she would never say it herself, Mary has been a force in the ongoing revolution in the thinking around mental illness.

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Students embrace Bell Let’s Talk on campuses across Canada

Montreal, Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Building on a very successful Student Athlete Initiative in 2017, Bell Let’s Talk has expanded the program to include more students on campuses across the country.

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Bell Let’s Talk announces three new mental health projects

Montreal, Tuesday, January 30, 2018

By the end of this month we will have announced more than $2 million in additional funding to mental health for organizations from across Canada. We look forward to collaborating with these partners over the next several years as they work to provide services and resources for people living with mental illness and the individuals who support them.

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The 2018 Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund is now accepting applications

Ottawa, Tuesday, January 30, 2018

On January 16, we announced that the annual Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund is doubling to $2 million annually.

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