CMHA York and South Simcoe Earns National Distinction

CMHA York and South Simcoe Earns National Distinction

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CMHA York and South Simcoe earns national distinction

For impressive corporate culture

 

(Newmarket, Dec. 2) – The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) York and South Simcoe Branch has been named one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures for 2016.

The CMHA branch was honoured as a leader in the Broader Public Sector category alongside other notable winners such as the Princes Margaret Cancer Foundation, World Vision and Free the Children.

Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures is founded and presented by Waterstone Human Capital. This national program, now in its 12th year,” recognizes best-in-class Canadian organizations for having cultures that have helped them enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.”

“We’re honoured to receive this high praise,” CMHA York and South Simcoe CEO Rebecca Shields said. “As a mental health organization, we strive to ensure our employees are valued, engaged and encouraged to perform their best.”

“Congratulations to all the volunteers and staff at CMHA York and South Simcoe for their commitment to fostering such a positive work environment where everyone has an opportunity to thrive,” said CMHA York and South Simcoe Board Chair Brian Fazackerley.

About CMHA York and South Simcoe

The Canadian Mental Health Association, York Region Branch was founded in 1984 and is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with mental illnesses. We help people learn how to maintain their mental health, look for and identify the signs of mental illness, and get help and support when they need it. Through several locations across York Region and South Simcoe, we provide a wide range of services to assist individuals with their recovery. Our multi-disciplinary team of professionals are dedicated to assisting people achieve their optimum level of mental health.

For interviews, please contact:

Rebecca Shields

CEO

Canadian Mental Health Association, York and South Simcoe

T: 905-841-3977 ext. 2201

E: rshields@cmha-yr.on.ca