Stay up-to-date

Year after year, Bell Let’s Talk gets the nation buzzing and actively participating to end the stigma around mental illness. Stay up-to-date on everything Bell Let’s Talk with the latest articles, media releases and videos.

Receive updates via email:

Register for the newsletter

Bell Let's Talk Day 2018 Testimonial: Andi

Montreal, Thursday, January 4, 2018

Andi wants the world to know the power of self-love. She shares her story of addiction and recovery to help inspire others.

Read more

Videos

Bell Let's Talk Day 2018 Testimonial: Melynda

Montreal, Thursday, January 4, 2018

Melynda struggled with depression beginning in her late teens. Today she bravely shares her story of recovery to help inspire others to seek help.

Read more

Videos

Bell Let's Talk Day 2018 Testimonial: Stephanie

Montreal, Thursday, January 4, 2018

It’s difficult for Stephanie, DIFD co-founder, to speak about the loss of her beautiful daughter to suicide. But she bravely shares her story in the hopes of making a difference in the lives of others.

Read more

Videos

Bell Let's Talk Day 2018 Testimonial: Shreya

Montreal, Thursday, January 4, 2018

Shreya shares her story to highlight the importance of opening up about your mental health with the people that know you best.

Read more

Videos

Bell Let's Talk Day 2018 Testimonial: Tyler

Montreal, Thursday, January 4, 2018

Tyler opens up about how one kind gesture helped him cope with anxiety and depression, and ultimately changed his life.

Read more

Videos

It’s Mental Illness Awareness Week 2017

Ottawa, Monday, October 2, 2017

Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) is an annual national public education campaign designed to help open the eyes of Canadians to the reality of mental illness.

Read more

Media releases

Online Depression Screening Test 2017 Available This Week

Calgary, Monday, October 2, 2017

National Depression Screening Day (NDSD) is this Thursday, October 5. During the week of October 2 to 8, the Calgary Counselling Centre with help from national and community partners, including Bell Let’s Talk, is offering a free public service to raise awareness of depression through a short, anonymous online screening test.

Read more

Newsletter articles

Rideau Hall transformed for the Masquerade for Mental Health

Ottawa, Monday, October 2, 2017

Her Excellency Sharon Johnston invited Canadians to ‘take off their mask’ and combat the stigma related to mental illness during the Masquerade for Mental Health on Saturday, September 9, at Rideau Hall.

Read more

Newsletter articles

Meet the 2017 Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund recipients

Montreal, Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund program has selected 70 organizations from across the country who have demonstrated dedication and commitment to help increase access to mental health care for those living with mental health issues.

Read more

Newsletter articles

Living in Recovery and Taking Action: CAMIMH Announces the Faces of Mental Illness for 2017

Toronto, ON, Thursday, July 13, 2017

The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) proudly announces the five Canadians who have been chosen for the 15th annual Faces of Mental Illness campaign.

Read more

Media releases

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre, CMHA Manitoba and Winnipeg launch new mental health program

Winnipeg, Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Bell Let’s Talk and Unifor are pleased to announce a donation totalling $200,000 to Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre (Ma Mawi) and CMHA Manitoba and Winnipeg to support the launch of the Strengthening Wellness Education to Love Life (SWELL) program.

Read more

Media releases

How to Talk about Your Mental Health

Ottawa, ON, Friday, May 12, 2017

Talking about mental health can be hard for some people. Learn about safe ways to talk about your own mental health or illness and how to support others sharing their challenges with you.

Read more

Videos