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This year's 12 Days of Giving and Receiving Campaign is not only our way of raising the funds necessary to ensure everyone in our community has access to the programs and services they need to achieve good mental health, but is also a way of giving...

Here at CMHA we are extremely grateful to our donors, volunteers, followers, community and others who make a difference in our organization and the people we serve. On our last day of our Giving and Recieving Campaign, we wanted to share with you a Gratitude...

Our holiday happiness playlist is here! We consulted our various cultural affinity groups and staff members to come up with this playlist that will keep you moving and grooving all holiday long.  Available on YouTube and Spotify. Enjoy! On YouTube [embed]https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQl6igf8aaJQPLZQxatdLiVuKTTuiNmOM[/embed] On Spotify [embed]https://open.spotify.com/playlist/4vYNDMhjwdJ7nG2oBOowjW?si=Tv7AJFhZQiyaIVlYHe6ynw[/embed]   Donate to CMHA York Region and...

Trigger Warning: Suicide Ideation/Mature Content We talk a lot about how MOBYSS – Ontario’s first and only mobile youth health clinic – saves lives. Recently Lindsay, one of our MOBYSS Peer Support Workers, did just that. All by text. I’m sharing this with you because MOBYSS needs our support now more than ever. At 4:00 p.m. on...

Like many things in 2020, this holiday season is going to be unique. Along with typical holiday stressors such as high expectations, family dynamics, financial difficulties, as well as increased alcohol and food consumption, this season is going to bring its own set of challenges...

November 22, 2020 is National Housing Day, where we acknowledge the work done by organizations and people all across Canada to ensure that everyone has the dignity of a place to call home. Here at CMHA York Region and South Simcoe (CMHA YRSS), we are extremely...

November 21 marks Survivors of Suicide Loss Day. Losing a friend or loved one to suicide can come with a unique grieving process, and an impact that stays with those grieving for a long time. In this article, our clinical experts share some tips on coping...

CMHA York Region and South Simcoe joins individuals and organizations worldwide to commemorate the Transgender Day of Remembrance, an annual observance on November 20 that honours the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. These acts of violence...