Strathroy and Middlesex County, ON – A new partnership between Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Elgin-Middlesex Branch, Middlesex County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Strathroy-Caradoc Police Service (SCPS) will provide more effective and appropriate responses to mental health and addictions-related crisis calls in rural areas. This new initiative, known as the Middlesex Crisis Rapid […]Continue readingImproving access to Middlesex County mental health crisis support through the Middlesex Crisis Rapid Response Team
London, Ontario (December 3, 2020) – The second wave of the pandemic has intensified feelings of stress and anxiety, causing alarming levels of despair, suicidal thoughts and hopelessness in the Ontario population. This, according to the newest wave of data collected through a nationwide monitoring survey on the mental health impacts of COVID-19, released today […]Continue readingDespair and suicidal feelings deepen as pandemic wears on New nationwide survey finds Ontarians’ mental health eroding
Huron County, Ontario – Opening November 16, the County of Huron’s Huron Out of the Cold: Heart to Home program expands on the efforts of the previous Out of the Cold program, with increased funding and staff specially trained in trauma informed care, substance use, and mental health services. The new program aims to provide an emergency shelter […]Continue readingCounty of Huron Expands ‘Out of the Cold’ Program
On October 10, CMHA Middlesex will join international mental health organizations to celebrate World Mental Health Day. World Mental Health Day is supported by the World Health Organization as an important way to raise awareness and advocate for better care for those with mental health issues worldwide. The theme this year is Mental Health for […]Continue readingCMHA recognizes World Mental Health Day 2020
To date, over $200,000 has been raised in support of My Sisters’ Place, a program of CMHA Middlesex, through the Shoppers LOVE. YOU. Run for Women. In London’s largest Run for Women event yet, over 970 runners and walkers came together at Harris Park in London, Ontario on a beautiful Sunday morning. This was My […]Continue readingShoppers LOVE. YOU. Run for Women in Support of My Sisters’ Place a tremendous success!
Interested in making a difference at CMHA Middlesex? Want your voice heard? Looking to share experiences with other youth who have similar experiences? Want to create social change Canadian Mental Health Association Middlesex is developing a youth advisory committee to inform its work as an agency. The work of the Youth Advisory Committee will strengthen […]Continue readingYouth Advisory Committee